• If only...

    ...sterile glass buildings could look like they belong, says Bex Simon

  • One to Watch - DH Liberty

    One to Watch is DH Liberty, a multi-discipline design practice addressing architecture, interiors and product design, and set up by Dara Huang four years ago

  • Focus: Smooth Transition

    Formica continues to change with the times, moving into the era of texture and touch with its new product Infiniti

  • Focus: Wallpapers - Fool me once, fool me twice

    Mineheart is bringing the classic art of trompe-l'œil up to date with its unique range of wallpapers and rugs

  • Focus: Ceramics

    Short production-runs and high-definition printing are giving one British company the edge in ceramic tiles

  • Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands/Indoor Sports Centre, University of Birmingham

    Scoring top environmental performance ratings, this new sports centre aims to encourage greater sports participation from students, staff and the general public.

  • Focus: Lit Concrete

    A light-transmitting concrete that also resists corrosion has been used uniquely to full effect in a spa’s thermal pool

  • Focus: Projects

    We take a look at two projects that have employed concrete to serve up outstanding and unusual looks

  • Focus: Characterful

    After hundreds of years as the keystone to building, functional—not beautiful—concrete is changing its character

  • Market makeovers

    In a celebration of the reinvention of a vintage retail format, Veronica Simpson examines the rise of the high-quality, low-cost street food market.