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Zaha Hadid's creative genius captured the collective imagination, influencing designers to challenge the perceived limits of aesthetics and engineering. Her sudden death in 2016 shocked the global architectural community and the... read more

Zaha Hadid Architects - Redefining Architecture and Design
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The world's metropolises are home to steadily growing populations. Densification measures are one solution to the problems of urbanization, creating inner-city living space where there was none before. The smallest of gaps between buildings... read more

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The definitive architecture travel guide that lets you visit 1,000 of today's most must-see contemporary buildings - whether at home or on the road Featuring 1,000 of today's most compelling buildings by the w... read more

Destination Architecture: The Essential Guide to 1000 Contemporary Buildings

AUSTRALIAN ARCHITECTS ARE DESIGNING some of the most innovative residential homes in the world. To celebrate this incredible Australian talent Belle has teamed up with acclaimed architectural and design editor Karen McCartney - auth... read more

Twenty One Australian Architects Breaking New Ground

The railway station is a place of coming and going, meeting, greeting and parting. It is the setting for our hopeful beginnings and our intended ends, with its own furnishings, rituals and priests. Britain's stations are also an architecture that is... read more

Britain's 100 Best Railway Stations


 Architecture/Home Design

Architect-designed houses of the period 1950-65 proposed an innovative response to the social, economic, and climatic conditions of post-war Australia. At the same time they embraced the aesthetic, technological, and egalita... read more

An Unfinished Experiment in Living : Australian Houses 1950-65

In a world full of mass production and copyright infringement, there is a new movement towards independently created products that are made to last. This book is a celebration of these unique products and the artisans behind their ... read more

Made to Last - A Compendium of Artisans, Trades & Projects
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 Architecture/Home Design

A skyscraper one mile high, a dome covering most of downtown Manhattan, a triumphal arch in the form of an elephant: some of the most exciting buildings in the history of architecture are the ones that never got built. These are the projects in which architects to... read more

Phantom Architecture

Small House Living Australia features 21 small, inspiring Australian homes. Some are clever additions onto tight urban sites: others are tranquil weekenders in deep countryside – what all have in common is a shared belief that good architectural d... read more

Small House Living in Australia