A CGI of the interior of “30”, a high-rise wooden building designed by Timberize and named after its height in metres

Why wooden skyscrapers may soon be a reality

The material that once built Japan is poised for a renaissance

The High Court building in Chandigarh
©Ernst Scheidegger

Le Corbusier’s dream city of Chandigarh

Architect’s spirit lives on in his bold experiment for a new India

Chelsea stadium takes cue from 14th century

Football club reveals plans inspired by the architecture of Westminster Abbey

The Cornelia Parker retrospective in the Central Exhibition Gallery at Whitworth Art Gallery
©David Levene

Whitworth gallery wins top arts prize

Manchester venue scoops £100,000 annual award after revamp

Garden Bridge

A Millennium Dome on stilts? No thanks

London can do without the vanity project that is the Garden Bridge

SelgasCano’s Serpentine Pavilion in Kensington Gardens, London
©Iwan Baan

Serpentine Pavilion 2015, Kensington Gardens

This year’s structure makes a playful, colourful statement

The ultimate free space, benches at a playground in Jardin Catherine Labouré in 7th arrondissement in Paris
©Christopher Anderson/Magnum Photos

Public benches: the seat of civilisation

The most archetypal item of furniture is inscribed in our language and culture, writes Edwin Heathcote

Design world in Basel

Design Miami/Basel attracts globetrotting fine art collectors

Exterior view of the new building designed by Rem Koolhaas

New architecture in Milan and Moscow

Rem Koolhaas-designed art spaces for the Garage Museum and Fondazione Prada. By Edwin Heathcote

Joe Cummings illustration
©Joe Cummings

Banksy, shadowy cipher lights up street

Stunts provide the marketing, the gallery works the cash flow, writes Edwin Heathcote

David Chipperfield’s monumental visions

The architect shares the inspirations behind his plans to expand the Royal Academy and the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Contest raises question ‘What is design?’

Competition mixes mean cocktail of strange and overhyped

Royal Academy plans £50m redevelopment

Scheme will add exhibition galleries and lecture theatre

Corning Museum of Glass opens new wing

Structure explores the material’s relationship with light

The architecture of democracy

How the British polling booth has stood the test of time

Australia’s radical black box in Venice

The first new Giardini pavilion for 20 years

Architectural drawings at Hauser & Wirth

Vibrant sketches from the greatest names of the 20th century

Sir John Soane’s Model Room

An architectural trove of masterpieces in miniature, the architect’s house has been lovingly restored

Atomic architecture’s mission invisible

Edwin Heathcote on our changing attitudes to nuclear energy

New chapter begins for Oxford’s Bodleian

One of the biggest libraries rebuilt at cost of £78m