Failure to teach net-zero architecture skills “is negligent and verges on denialism” says Anthropocene Architecture School founder

Architecture schools must prioritise teaching students net-zero design skills to effectively prepare them for future work, says Anthropocene Architecture School founder Scott McAulay. Speaking to Dezeen, McAulay said that if the industry is to help alleviate climate...

Ten lesser-known designs by women from the past century

Architect Jane Hall’s Woman Made book celebrates the work of over 200 women designers from the past century. The author picks 10 items designed by lesser-known women from the book. Illustrated with images of objects made by female designers, including Zaha Hadid...

Low-key Milan design week shows that “less is better”

Last week’s Milan design week offered a calmer, more meaningful experience reminiscent of the event’s early editions, according to the designers and exhibitors taking part. “It’s completely different to the other editions,” designer Luca...

Minoru Yamasaki designed World Trade Center as “beacon of democracy”

Author Justin Beal has written a book on World Trade Center architect Minoru Yamasaki. Continuing our series marking the anniversary of 9/11 he told us about Yamasaki’s experience designing the building and his influence on architecture. Named Sandfuture, the...