• Library in the clouds: Oodi by ALA Architects

    In Finland the right to visit a library has been enshrined in law for almost a century. Now in Helsinki, ALA Architects has created the crown jewel of libraries, Oodi, on the most prime piece of real estate in the country. Don’t expect too many books though — that’s just not what the modern library is all about

  • King's Cross Kit-Kats: Coal Drops Yard by Heatherwick Studio

    The long-anticipated and Heatherwick Studio-designed shopping complex in King’s Cross, Coal Drops Yard, finally opens

  • Red hot drama: Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology by McCullough Mulvin Architects

    McCullough Mulvin Architects’ new project for the Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology features dramatic accommodation blocks in red, a connective walkway and landscaping that responds to the scorching climate, expressing both Mughal and modernist architectural influences with a 21st-century sensibility

  • Ferrari: Under the Skin — review

    The Design Museum’s Ferrari show may be a collector’s fantasy, but it fails to get under Blueprint’s skin

  • Yoshino Cedar House by Airbnb and Go Hasegawa

    Airbnb and architect Go Hasegawa have designed a cedar-wood house and given it to the village of Yoshino in rural Japan

  • Behind the scenes of The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains

    In the Pink - Pink Floyd is the latest subject for a V&A blockbuster exhibition. Before the opening, we caught up with the event’s creative director, Aubrey ‘Po’ Powell, one half of legendary graphic design outfit Hipgnosis, show designers Stufish and one of Pink Floyd...

  • A Letter from… Tottenham 2028

    Johnny Tucker heads to the future and reports back from Tottenham 2028, when a new ground has been opened and the club has gone on to win the Premiership...

  • Review: imm Cologne

    Johnny Tucker selects the best designs on show at this year’s edition of imm Cologne, from reprints of Arts & Architecture magazine covers, to noise-reducing felt chairs

  • Geometry of Now: GES-2 Powerstation in Moscow

    The derelict space of the GES-2 powerstation in Moscow will play host to a series of installations and performances over the next seven days (20-27 February)

  • César’s Palace: One Canada Square

    One Canada Square is a quarter of a century old. Long London’s tallest skyscraper, a symbol of the entrepreneurial spirit of the Thatcher era and London’s revival, it remains the centrepiece of the unstoppable, still-expanding Canary Wharf estate. Its architect César Pelli talks about the landmark tower, whose story also continues