Tag Edmund Sumner

ANARCHITECT’s Modernist hotel in Sri Lanka

05-05-2022

ANARCHITECT’s Modernist hotel in Sri Lanka

Harding Boutique Hotel opened a few months ago in Ahangama, Sri Lanka. The project by British architect Jonathan Ashmore of ANARCHITECT is the result of close collaboration between the client and the architect, paying tribute to the Sri Lanka Tropical Modernism genre of architecture and its founder Geoffrey Bawa.

Abin Design Studio: Gallery House in Bansberia, West Bengal, India

16-07-2021

Abin Design Studio: Gallery House in Bansberia, West Bengal, India

Indian architect Abin Chaudhuri convinced his client to open a community centre in place of a private garage. The new Gallery House in Bansberia, in West Bengal, is a civic building inspired by Hindu temples with their traditional terracotta decorations.

David Adjaye wins the 2021 RIBA Royal Gold Medal

06-10-2020

David Adjaye wins the 2021 RIBA Royal Gold Medal

Architect David Adjaye was awarded the 2021 Royal Gold Medal, the highest British award given to a person or group of people who have had a significant influence “either directly or indirectly on the advancement of architecture”. The commission for the 2021 Royal Gold Medal included, among others, architects Dorte Mandrup and Shelley McNamara, winner of the 2020 Royal Gold Medal together with Yvonne Farrell.

Europe’s most beautiful skyscrapers at the 2018 CTBUH Awards

30-01-2018

Europe’s most beautiful skyscrapers at the 2018 CTBUH Awards

CTBUH has announced the names of the finalists shortlisted in all categories of the 2018 CTBUH Awards. Here are Europe’s five best tall buildings.