Theory of Architecture | #17 – Towards a Holistic Architecture

Towards a Holistic Architecture: What is a holistic architecture and how might we best investigate how to achieve it? Bruce Buckland, 2019. Can't wait? Get access...

Theory of Architecture | #16 – The New Sympathy

The New Sympathy: An Exploration of How Emerging Theories in Scientific, Mathematical and Psychological Understanding of the Natural World are Affecting the State of...

Theory of Architecture | #15 – Eleanor Ratcliffe

Dr Eleanor Ratcliffe is a Lecturer in Environmental Psychology at the University of Surrey, specialising in restorative environments, place attachment, soundscapes, connectedness to nature,...

Theory of Architecture | #14 – Dame Laura Lee

Dame Laura Lee is CEO of Maggie's, a charity providing drop-in support centres for cancer patients, each designed by a different architect. In conversation...

Theory of Architecture | #13 – Rosemary Hill

Dr Rosemary Hill is a writer, historian, independent scholar and author of 'God’s Architect', a biography of the Gothic Revival architect, A.W.N. Pugin and...

Theory of Architecture | #12 – Building Beautiful

This is an article I wrote last year entitled 'What do people like about old architectural styles and how can they be incorporated into...

Theory of Architecture | #11 – Phineas Harper

Phineas Harper is Director of Open City, the organisation which runs the annual Open House weekend. He also curated the 2019 Oslo Architecture Triennale...

Theory of Architecture | #10 – Planning Must Be Digitised

In this article I talk about why the planning system needs to undergo radical digitisation and suggest some policies that might help in that...

Theory of Architecture | #9 – On Architectural Awards

This is an article I wrote back in 2016 entitled 'Public Engagement in Architectural Awards' which is still very relevant. iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/theory-of-architecture/id1449818548 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/1THgwBlvbweQWM7cURZYCJ?si=icvjPE8tQZO45md85Y6_yA Podbean: https://theoryofarchitecture.podbean.com/ My other...