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RIGHT AT HOME: Fashion-forward tile for walls and floors

May. 15, 2018 8:51 AM EDT

One of the oldest materials in home design is now trending like a hot newcomer. Shelter magazines, design blogs and home renovation stores are featuring tile for surfacing floors and more: Designers are opting for a high-impact effect by cladding stair risers and entire rooms in tile, from interiors to the...

Will Alsop, UK architect with exuberant style, dies at 70

May. 13, 2018 5:38 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — British architect Will Alsop, whose exuberant buildings enliven cities on both sides of the Atlantic, has died, his company said Sunday. He was 70. Marcos Rosello, a co-founder with Alsop of the London-based architecture practice aLL Design, said Alsop died Saturday after a short illness....

Architecture activists among Turner Prize nominees

Apr. 26, 2018 6:21 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A group that uses architecture to uncover human rights abuses is among four finalists for the prestigious Turner Prize for art. London-based collective Forensic Architecture, which includes artists, architects, lawyers and researchers, creates 3-D visualizations that have been used by...