10 Oct 2018

Press Release – New thinking needed if modular construction is to increase London’s housing delivery

Research by New London Architecture (NLA) calls for a ‘Modular Mindset’ to revolutionise the way housing is planned, procured, designed and built to accelerate the delivery of high-quality, affordable and sustainable homes for London’s citizens, now and in the future.

9 Oct 2018

Lara Kinneir appointed as NLA Acting Director

New London Architecture are delighted to announce the appointment of Lara Kinneir, initially in the capacity as Acting Director, and then to lead the growing body of work covering public policy, political and community engagement and co-production.

8 Oct 2018

Generation Pop-Up

This September, New London Architecture and The City Centre collaborated with Broadgate, London’s largest pedestrianised neighbourhood, to challenge London school students to design an art structure to tackle loneliness in their city.

2 Oct 2018

Sculpting the void – Michel Mossessian Spiritland Talk

Architect Michel Mossessian took an audience of fellow architects and friends on a deep and sometimes philosophical musical journey to demonstrate the connections he feels exist between creating space and music – or what he called ‘sculpting the void’.

28 Sep 2018

Culture ‘crucial’ for post-Brexit economy

London’s strength as a ‘global cultural powerhouse’ will prove to be a key part of its economic armoury in a post-Brexit world. But it must strive to preserve its fast-dwindling spaces for artists, create ‘holistic’ plans that integrate cultural facilities in a seamless way, and effectively measure the benefits that such facilities bring to their wider environments.

24 Sep 2018

Data driving smart planning for cities

Advances in digital can help reduce the ‘silo’ nature of the built environment sector and make the planning process more open and accessible for members of the public.

20 Sep 2018

City to face post-Brexit future with public realm and transport improvements

The City of London is confident it can remain a world-class attraction for a new, wider mix of businesses whatever Brexit throws at it, bolstered by a major commitment to improving public realm and transport infrastructure across the Square Mile.

18 Sep 2018

Being boundless – art in the city

A clutch of some of the world’s leading artists gathered at NLA to demonstrate how their work and collaboration with other members of the built environment professions can help to engage the public and help animate and revitalise the city.

18 Sep 2018

NLA Study Tour - London Bridge Station

As the Overall Winner, Sustainability Prize winner and Transport category winner in the New London Awards 2018, London Bridge Station has been under the spotlight this year. On 12 September a group of NLA Members were given an exclusive tour to find out exactly why…

12 Sep 2018

Getting stuff done – Sadie Morgan Spiritland Talk

It is a ‘disgrace’ that architects and designers are involved in perhaps only 5% of the £200 billion worth of the UK’s current round of infrastructure projects. It’s a disgrace for the profession, for society, and a disgrace too that politicians and procurers do not take design seriously enough.