Shortlist announced for Brick Awards 2018

The 2018 Brick Awards beat its record number of entries this year with 332 projects entering the prestigious competition, across 15 categories. The Brick Awards showcases the very best examples of clay brick in the UK’s built environment. A 42-year... View Article

Build It Awards open for entries

The Build It Awards 2018 – which celebrate the best projects in the self-build, renovation, and custom-build market of the last 12 months – are now open for entries. The annual awards, which are organised by Build It magazine in... View Article

New building services course being staged by BSRIA

BSRIA is delighted to be staging a new and exciting one day industry course: Building Services Explained – aimed at people who manage, operate, or maintain buildings. The focus is on delegate participation and will be “interactive”! The course will... View Article

2018 Stephen Lawrence Prize shortlist revealed

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has announced the shortlist for the Stephen Lawrence Prize, with this year marking its’ twenty-first anniversary. Seven projects have been shortlisted, including woodland classrooms for a school, a touching memorial to 173 people who... View Article

2018 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist announced

The shortlist for the prestigious 2018 RIBA Stirling Prize for the UK’s best new building has been announced. The shortlist of six exceptional buildings comprises student housing, an office building, cemetery, art gallery, lecture theatre and a nursery school. The... View Article

2018 Architecture Drawing Prize is open for entries

Make, Sir John Soane’s Museum and the World Architecture Festival have come together once again to celebrate the very best in architectural drawing. The Architecture Drawing Prize recognises the continuing importance of hand drawing whilst embracing the creative use of digitally produced renderings. The Architecture... View Article

Bamboo pavilion uses innovative construction technique

Part of the Rencontres d’Arles festival, CONTEMPLATION is a hybrid initiative combining photography, architecture, and music. Photographs by Buddhist monk and thinker Matthieu Ricard are displayed in a setting especially conceived for the project: a unique 1,000 square metre pavilion made of bamboo.... View Article

Building a better-informed future at the Build Show 2018

Construction output is reportedly on the rise again, but risks from the economic uncertainty around Brexit, post-Grenfell regulatory changes and the well-documented skills shortages in building trades are raising a lot of questions about the future for the construction industry.... View Article

Grand Designs Live at the NEC 2018

Whether you are starting out on a renovation or extension, building a new home from the ground up, redecorating a room, installing a new bathroom or simply looking for inspiration, Grand Designs Live is the must-visit event for anyone looking to learn... View Article