Amsterdam’s Architecture of Colonial Exploitation

Amsterdam’s Architecture of Colonial Exploitation

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The inner city of Amsterdam is riddled with references to the Dutch history of slavery and colonial profiteering.

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There is a brutalist quality to grime music

Pleasure Postponed: Pyongyang’s Tourist Hotels

Pleasure Postponed: Pyongyang’s Tourist Hotels

Social Life Triumphs in Sicily’s Empty Utopian Artscape

Social Life Triumphs in Sicily’s Empty Utopian Artscape

Mallification: The Vengeful Return of the Mall in the 21st Century

Mallification: The Vengeful Return of the Mall in the 21st Century

The Invisible Wall of Lampedusa: Landscaping Europe’s Outer Frontier

The Invisible Wall of Lampedusa: Landscaping Europe’s Outer Frontier

Talking Clubbing, Space and London with Gaika

Talking Clubbing, Space and London with Gaika

Gamespace Urbanism: City-Building Games and Radical Simulations

Gamespace Urbanism: City-Building Games and Radical Simulations

Reinier de Graaf: “Architecture is in a State of Denial”

Reinier de Graaf: “Architecture is in a State of Denial”

One of the great myths of cloud storage is its space-saving potential

An Abandoned Aquarium in the Lebanese City of Batroun Still Shows Signs of Life

An Abandoned Aquarium in the Lebanese City of Batroun Still Shows Signs of Life

Is it Really Brutalist Architecture in Blade Runner 2049?

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Is it Really Brutalist Architecture in Blade Runner 2049?

Kevin Lynch and the GPS: Predicting the Culture of Navigation in 1960

Kevin Lynch and the GPS: Predicting the Culture of Navigation in 1960

Ultraviolence in Representation: The Enduring Myth of the Thamesmead Estate

Ultraviolence in Representation: The Enduring Myth of the Thamesmead Estate

How Amsterdam Resisted the Sellout of its City Centre

How Amsterdam Resisted the Sellout of its City Centre

Meet Our New Editors

Meet Our New Editors

FA Workshop: Arrivals Absorption on a Booming City’s Fringes

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FA Workshop: Arrivals Absorption on a Booming City’s Fringes

The Mosul Dam is Failing

Singapore’s Metabolist Megastructures: the Asian City of Tomorrow?

Singapore’s Metabolist Megastructures: the Asian City of Tomorrow?

Hot Potato Heritage: Heidelberg’s Nazi Amphitheatre

Hot Potato Heritage: Heidelberg’s Nazi Amphitheatre

How The Student Hotel Makes Millennials Pay for Amsterdam’s Housing Shortage

How The Student Hotel Makes Millennials Pay for Amsterdam’s Housing Shortage