Fitzrovia – Butterfield’s “savage masterpiece”: All Saints, Margaret Street

The London Festival of Architecture 2010 starts in Fitzrovia on Saturday 19 June. Peter Whyatt pays tribute to one of Fitzrovia's most stunning buildings. Additional research by Churchwarden John Forde, Rebecca Hirst and Francis O'Neil. “To describe a church as an orgasm is bound to offend someone; yet this building can only be understood in …

Fitzrovia – Where tradition and hyperreality collide

By Linus Rees Inside Arup’s shiny new glass and steel building on Fitzroy Street is a new, permanent exhibition space called Phase 2. This venue will add to the increasing collection of galleries in Fitzrovia but from the perspective of professionals in the fields of design, architecture, engineering and planning. Phase 2 is very much …

Fitzrovia – History is being sacrificed for profit

Summer, and the buds of spring will grow into the fruit of autumn. A harvest of capital is being planned, and the cash apple expected to drop from the tree is the old workhouse in Cleveland Street. A planning application is being submitted, to build a large housing development. And before building, they have to …

London Festival of Architecture 2010 in Fitzrovia

The London Festival of Architecture 2010 is a London-wide event taking place from Saturday 19 June to Sunday 4 July. The Festival is an open event and "all Londoners are invited to join the Festival community, to develop projects to take part in debates; to investigate ways that London can be made a better place …