Tagged: Architecture

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Architect Focus: Jean Nouvel
23 Apr

Architect Focus: Jean Nouvel

This month’s inspirational Westbury pick is the famous French architect, Jean Nouvel…

8 of the world’s most famous windows
09 Oct

8 of the world’s most famous windows

Windows are a hugely important component of any property; they affect the way the light enters a building and therefore they affect the atmosphere inside.  

French windows: a brief history
22 Aug

French windows: a brief history

Is it a French window or a French door? – whatever you prefer to call it – this is a classic design feature with a rich history steeped in traditional...

Architect Focus: Will Alsop
11 Jul

Architect Focus: Will Alsop

Earlier this year we sadly said goodbye to one of the UK’s most unique and innovative architects, Will Alsop. So in this Architect Focus we’re taking a look at the...

Westbury’s Pick: The Ting Xi Bamboo Pavilion
26 Feb

Westbury’s Pick: The Ting Xi Bamboo Pavilion

The stunning Ting Xi Bamboo Pavilion is nestled within a leafy suburban forest close to the centre of Xiamen – a quaint coastal city in China.

All about the golden ratio in architecture
12 Feb

All about the golden ratio in architecture

Classical architecture and design is deeply rooted in mathematics, and the most obvious example of this is the ‘golden ratio’ a formula, dating back to 300BC.

Accoya® Focus: Restoration of the Gothic Garden Temple
08 Dec

Accoya® Focus: Restoration of the Gothic Garden Temple

In this month’s Accoya® Focus, we're looking at the restoration of the Gothic Temple in Oxford.

Architect Focus: Accoya project showcase
28 Sep

Architect Focus: Accoya project showcase

In this month’s Architect Focus, we’re showcasing some of our favourite Accoya projects around the world.

Architect Focus: Hopkins Architects
17 Aug

Architect Focus: Hopkins Architects

This month's inspirational Architect Focus is all about the award-winning, sustainable work of Hopkins Architects Practice.