• A cut above: Zaha Hadid’s Messner Mountain Museum

    The latest Zaha Hadid project is modest in size and half-invisible from the outside. Situated in an Italian mountainscape, the Messner Mountain Museum bridges one of her earliest designs with her most recent

  • Lightscape: James Turrell at Houghton

    Part of American artist James Turrell’s show at the 18th-century Houghton Hall in Norfolk involves lighting up the facade. Herbert Wright visited

  • A distant echo of gothic - Henri Gaudin’s Soissons conservatoire

    A legend of French architecture has delivered an extraordinary conservatoire building, composed from conical sections, which echoes the relics of an abandoned abbey. Herbert Wright travels to Soissons to see the Cité de la Musique et de la Danse, and finds the veteran architect Henri Gaudin in his Parisian Chinatown retreat.

  • Night Shift at the London Transport Museum

    A new exhibition at the London Transport Museum explores a century of nocturnal public transport. Posters, photos and facts make for a fascinating journey, but it's one that doesn't stop everywhere...

  • Strata and Surprises in Sauerbruch Hutton's Latest Building

    In a small Rhineland town, the Hager Group has a bright, airy new building to facilitate communications within the company and with their customers. Herbert Wright visited the Sauerbruch Hutton-designed Hager Forum, to discover that it stratifies time and conceals the unexpected