30 Sep 2015

Offices ‘seismic shift’ underway to attract talent

Office design is in the middle of a ‘sea change’ and ‘seismic shift’ as companies across the capital use architecture to try and win the battle for talent.

28 Sep 2015

Why I design

A group of designers gathered in London on Friday to describe why, exactly, they do what they do.

24 Sep 2015

Croydon gears up for ‘snowball effect’

Croydon is starting to reap the benefits of the kind of approach taken at Stratford and the Olympics with a series of residential, retail and commercial projects taking shape. And as London is faced with the prospect of a million more people by 2030, the area is busy creating the right infrastructure and facilities to cope, whilst maintaining its heart and focus as a liveable community. The result is a ‘snowballing effect’ as developers and investors witness real change happening on the ground.

21 Sep 2015

Peter Murray is named in the Progress 1000 London's most influential people 2015 - Architects

NLA chairman Peter Murray has been named as one of the capital’s most influential people.

17 Sep 2015

New breed of hotels embrace ‘experience’

New London hotels are upping the ante in the fight against threats to their takings from enterprises like Airbnb by concentrating less on mere bedrooms alone and more on events and public spaces that create an ‘experience’.

15 Sep 2015

100 shortlisted ideas announced!

From self-build communities to a mega-city near the M25 – New London Architecture unveils 100 ideas to solve the London housing crisis and provide a blueprint for 21st century city living

27 Aug 2015

Loose Threads

New London Architecture is focusing on housing in this second half of 2015, including its call for ideas and related exhibition and events.

20 Aug 2015

Future glimpses of design in London - NLA / RCA Student Prize for Architecture 2015

NLA hosted the private view of the NLA / RCA Student Prize for Architecture exhibition last night - showcasing the work of five final year RCA Architecture Students: Guy Rochez, Edy Fung, Thomas Glover, Joseph Dejardin and Thomas Leahy.

19 Aug 2015

New Ideas for Housing – Working Group

How can we best improve the speed, scale and quality of housing supply?
That was the question posed to a group of invited experts last week at a special NLA Insight Study Working Group to try to stimulate new ideas and encourage more innovative responses to London’s housing shortage.

12 Aug 2015

Culture triumphs: the National Theatre and BCA

Two NLA award-winning architects were at the Store Street gallery this morning to show the inspirations and implications of their work – at the Black Cultural Archive in Brixton and National Theatre on the South Bank.