Analysis

  • The year VR came to architecture

    2017 has seen architecture embrace virtual reality like never before, with a slew of high-profile projects making use of the technology. Patrick Kingsland spoke to Daniel Cashen, associate at SOM...

  • Neave Brown: a modernist pioneer

    Neave Brown, the architect credited with designing pioneering public housing, is to be awarded the RIBA’s 2018 Royal Gold Medal, the UK’s highest honour for architecture. Philip Kleinfeld looks at...

  • Sustainable design: a Passiv retrofit

    A 19th century mews house in Chelsea, UK, has recently become one of only a handful of PassivHaus properties in the country, thanks to a retrofit by Cadogan. Frances Marcellin...

  • Design & Build Review: Issue 41

    In this issue: Toronto's modular CLT skyscraper, rethinking airport design at Venice Marco Polo, retrofitting for PassivHaus status, construction skills in the wake of the UK budget and much more

  • October’s top news stories

    Ascentia Development Group has started construction on the 24-storey Virage luxury condominium tower and Trimble began construction on a second building in Westminster, Colorado, US. Designbuild-network.com wraps-up key headlines from...