Number of towers of 20 or more storeys that are planned or under construction hits new record of 541
The designer of the Eden Project and Waterloo station’s international terminal awarded the UK’s highest accolade for architecture
Tower will be able to accommodate more than 6,000 workers with free public viewing gallery
Want a home designed by a top architect on an affordable budget? Entrepreneurs Cube Haus may be moving in on your neighbourhood, with the help of David Adjaye and more
Underwater bedrooms, ‘Lohan Island’ and snow all year round – a decade after it was scuppered by the financial crash, the fantasy archipelago of 300 artificial ‘countries’ is back in business. Has anybody learned anything?
Google HQ, boutique shops in old coal sheds, gasholders offering wedge-shaped flats at sky-high prices … as the vast project comes together after 18 years, our critic gives his verdict