New Author information at DesignCurial New and updated information from Author listed on http://www.http// en-us http://www.http// New Author information at DesignCurial http://http// Retirement done differently: Moor’s Nook by Coffey Architects <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6928534/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A light-filled, community-focused housing complex for the over-55s in suburban Surrey proposes a new kind of residential scheme for retirees Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:10:00 GMT Century of the Child: Nordic Design for Children 1900 to Today — review <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6151669/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The V&A Museum of Childhood’s survey of Nordic design for children since 1900 explores how Scandinavian designers have used play and wonder to put children at the heart of the design of homes, cities and communities Tue, 22 May 2018 09:20:39 GMT Continuing an architectural journey: Kettle’s Yard by Jamie Fobert Architects <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/6094980/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Kettle’s Yard, the eccentric museum in Cambridge, has undergone a renovation by Fobert that improves accessibility while complementing the museum's existing Victorian vernacular and mid-century modernism Wed, 04 Apr 2018 10:23:03 GMT Hidden depths: Tate St Ives by Jamie Fobert Architects <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/5973262/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The initial design by Jamie Fobert Architects for a much-needed extension to Tate St Ives was abandoned after fierce local objection — but the practice was able to address the site again, this time coming up with a design that artfully embeds the extension in the cliff face Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:21:00 GMT Super modern meets Suffolk vernacular: Wood Farm by Studio RHE <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/5960477/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>In the quiet of the Suffolk countryside a family home has been carved from the footprint of a farmstead and a Second World War hangar site. It has also inspired London-based Studio RHE to develop a new way to address the national housing shortage Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:13:20 GMT Stanton Williams' Musée d’arts de Nantes breathes life into the French city <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/5943852/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Musée d’arts de Nantes has reopened following a €48.8m transformation and extension by London-based practice Stanton Williams that aims to embrace its urban surroundings. It is part of a huge, 30-year push by the city to use culture to reinvent its image, culminating in the annual arts festival Le Voyage à Nantes Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:23:00 GMT Home away from home: Second Home Lisboa <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/5916327/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Following the success of their first creative workspace, Second Home Spitalfields in London, entrepreneurs Sam Aldenton and Rohan Silva have opened up shop in Lisbon, drawn by the city’s booming co-working culture and thriving tech scene. Designed by Madrid-based practice SelgasCano, it’s an unconventional office, inspired by biophilia and arranged to maximise serendipitous meetings among its diverse community Fri, 08 Sep 2017 17:26:20 GMT Rethinking the cinema: Chester's Storyhouse by Bennetts Associates <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/5904901/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>An old Odeon cinema in Chester has been brought back to life and reimagined as a new cultural and community centre as part of a long-term transformation of the city's Northgate quarter Thu, 24 Aug 2017 10:16:00 GMT Architecture in blue: Francis Kéré's Serpentine Pavilion <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/5898414/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Burkina Faso-born and Berlin-based architect Diébédo Francis Kéré has brought his empowering, socially engaged architecture to London in the form of this year’s Serpentine Pavilion. Inspired by the form of a tree, where people like to gather during the day in his home village of Gando, it showcases his belief that architecture has the power to surprise, unite and inspire Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:47:00 GMT Oxfordshire residence by Richard Meier <img height='60px' width='60px' src= '/Uploads/NewsArticle/5839814/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A gleaming-white new house on its own hill in the Chilterns is an architect’s dream project, and this one has Richard Meier’s name stamped all over it Wed, 14 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT