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What is Modernism?

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Modernist architecture and its many international variations explained.


Stratego project

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BRE support Europe-wide strategic heating plans for local and national authorities.


Concept design

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One of our most popular articles - RSHP's Mike Davies writes about the concept design process.


Building of the week

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As Cuba mourn the death of Castro, major renovation of this symbolic landmark may be a reflection of the country's fresh start.


Hempcrete

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How cannabis plants are used to create an alternative building material with plenty of advantages.


Infrastructure and the Mayor

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What does Mayor Sadiq Khan's first policy statement mean for London's infrastructure?


Architecture maps

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Designing Buildings Wiki has reviewed a well-designed and researched set of architecture city maps.


Building Live 2016

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Designing Buildings Wiki attended the second annual Building Live conference, tackling the challenges facing construction.


Unusual building of the week

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This strange example of 'sci-fi Brutalism' left abandoned in south Berlin.


Contract administrator

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What is a contract administrator and what is their role in construction contracts?


FutuREstorative

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Designing Buildings Wiki reviews a book aiming to further the debate on new sustainability thinking.


Cinema architecture

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Designing Buildings Wiki's list of the best cinema architecture in the UK.