Architecture Tag Archive

High-Rise: a ’70s novel with present day resonance


In this century saturated with dystopian novels, how often do we find a particularly successful piece of science-fiction work? Believe me when I say that modern novelists often...

Newcastle University building named after Dame Barbour


Jasmine Cannon reports on the naming of a Newcastle University building after Dame Margaret Barbour. ...

Quayside’s best architecture


Gayatri talks about the Quayside's best buildings...

Newcastle alumni and world-renowned architect donates £1m to Newcastle University


Sir Terry Farrell, founder of the prestigious architectural firm Farrells and noted Newcastle alumni, has donated both his personal archive and £1m to the university for a...

Round of applause for sustainable architecture students


Rochester Roundhouse, a building transformed by Newcastle University students has been highly commended with the MacEwen award. Students from the school of architecture planning...