Douglas Murphy

The avian playground was a manifesto for a modernism that could employ gymnastic engineering to theatrical effect – what happens with its inhabitants long gone?

By Douglas Murphy

Douglas Murphy’s examination of former mayor Boris Johnson’s botched projects and Iain Sinclair’s London lament chart a battle for the city’s soul

By Darran Anderson

The architecture of Tate Modern's new extension, the Switch House

By Douglas Murphy
Bjarke Ingels Group, The Danish Pavilion for the Shanghai Expo, 2010

Shanghai Expo 2010 is the most recent incarnation of the Great Exhibitions that began in London in 1851

By Douglas Murphy
Team 4, The Retreat, Pill Creek, Cornwall, UK, 1963

Architectural Association, London, UK

By Douglas Murphy
The Centre Pompidou-Metz (artist's illustration), 2008. Architect: Shigeru Ban.

Unemployment, the London Olympics, new galleries in Metz and Rome, the Shanghai World Expo and contrasting spa designs

By Douglas Murphy and Oliver Elser