Mokena Makeka is the founder and owner of Makeka Design Lab, an internationally recognised design practice founded in 2002, that deploys innovative design solutions at the urban,...

It was only a matter of time till we had a fanatical outburst about this contemporary classic. The Harbin Opera House by Beijing-based firm, MAD Architects is...

“It’s one of the projects we are proudest and most excited about, because it’s such an unusual typology.” British architect Thomas Heatherwick said a few years ago...

Through history, the incredible contributions that women have made towards architecture are sometimes unnoticed and have been largely overlooked. The structures in place during the early 20th...

It might be far-fetched to consider African cities as distant relatives, better still as half-siblings; all from the womb of Mama Africa, yet bearing a vague resemblance...

Somewhere on the outskirts of Tangshan, deep in a forest in the province of Hebei, China; there lies a subterranean haven, a place of peace and tranquility....

I know, I know - there are so many ‘best of architectural photography’ articles out there. But searching the web for inspiring pieces, it seemed to me...

José Forjaz was born in Portugal and came to Mozambique in the early 1950's. He trained at the Fine Arts School of Porto, received a Master’s degree...

Often plastered over and hidden in most contemporary architecture, the red brick can often be overlooked and overshadowed by slicker materials. There are a few that take...

Jude Barber is a Scottish architect and director at Collective Architecture.  The 40-strong, employee owned studio has offices in both Glasgow and Edinburgh. Collective Architecture specialises in...