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Issue 78
Living in Ancoats

FCBStudios Architect Jack Baker moved to Manchester in 2017 to join our team there. He reflects on the Ancoats neighbourhood he moved to, what it was, what it is and what it could be.

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Mending Bones
Mending Bones
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Closing the Performance Gap in Schools
Closing the Performance Gap in Schools
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The Route to Net Zero Carbon
The Route to Net Zero Carbon
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Materials Matter
Materials Matter
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What are the issues with Part L 2020?
What are the issues with Part L 2020?
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Passivhaus - Does it kill creativity?
Passivhaus - Does it kill creativity?
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Precision and Engineering
Precision and Engineering
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Remarkable Cities
Remarkable Cities
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FCBStudios' response to the Climate Declaration
FCBStudios' response to the Climate Declaration
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The next big thing is a lot of small things
The next big thing is a lot of small things
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Can you spell 'art school'?
Can you spell 'art school'?
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Models of Sustainability
Models of Sustainability
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The Places Between
The Places Between
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Living in Belfast: Part II
Living in Belfast: Part II
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Living in Belfast: Part I
Living in Belfast: Part I
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How to Design an Art School in 45 minutes
How to Design an Art School in 45 minutes
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Arrested Decay
Arrested Decay
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Space for Creativity
Space for Creativity
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WHAT? NOW!
WHAT? NOW!
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Creating an Architectural Culture
Creating an Architectural Culture
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What's your Proposition?
What's your Proposition?
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Women in Construction: the next generation
Women in Construction: the next generation
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Cycling Culture
Cycling Culture
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Architecture Illustrated
Architecture Illustrated
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More is more: Architecture and Apprentices
More is more: Architecture and Apprentices
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Walks within the walls
Walks within the walls
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The Practice of Collaboration
The Practice of Collaboration
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Eye to eye with Madagascar's lemurs
Eye to eye with Madagascar's lemurs
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Designing for a healthy practice
Designing for a healthy practice
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Autofrei Leben
Autofrei Leben
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...almost done
...almost done
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Spaces for learning
Spaces for learning
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Cooking up a Storm
Cooking up a Storm
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Accommodating Growth Through Mix
Accommodating Growth Through Mix
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Getting to Zero
Getting to Zero
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Letting The Light In
Letting The Light In
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Designing in the field
Designing in the field
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Staying True
Staying True
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Renewing Modernism
Renewing Modernism
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Audience Development
Audience Development
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A Revived Critical Regionalism
A Revived Critical Regionalism
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10 Principles for the Design of Interiors
10 Principles for the Design of Interiors
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Touch / Don't Touch
Touch / Don't Touch
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Feeling the same differently...
Feeling the same differently...
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The social potential of architecture
The social potential of architecture
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In search of the particular
In search of the particular
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Telling the Truth
Telling the Truth
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FCBStudios2017 Awayday
FCBStudios2017 Awayday
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Made You Look. Made You Stare.
Made You Look. Made You Stare.
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Towards Healthy Homes
Towards Healthy Homes
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Whats the big idea?
Whats the big idea?
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And so it begins
And so it begins
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Challenging Healthcare Design
Challenging Healthcare Design
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Soil, Bricks and the RFF
Soil, Bricks and the RFF
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Learning From Schools: Three Key Lessons
Learning From Schools: Three Key Lessons
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Once Upon a Museum
Once Upon a Museum
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Creating the Cycle: Building Performance Evaluation
Creating the Cycle: Building Performance Evaluation
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Virtuous Circles
Virtuous Circles
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New Ideas for Housing London
New Ideas for Housing London
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The Genius of Twickenham
The Genius of Twickenham
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Onwards...
Onwards...
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Suspended Animation
Suspended Animation
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If I have seen further...
If I have seen further...
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The Holy Grail
The Holy Grail
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Nearly Everything
Nearly Everything
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The Agile Museum
The Agile Museum
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A Physical Process
A Physical Process
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Pop up Architectural 'Corner Shop'
Pop up Architectural 'Corner Shop'
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Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Yorkshire Sculpture Park
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Fire in the 'Hood
Fire in the 'Hood
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The Observatory : Look In & Look Out
The Observatory : Look In & Look Out
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Bath Abbey : just add water..!
Bath Abbey : just add water..!
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Perspectives on Glasgow
Perspectives on Glasgow
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Austerity & Innovation
Austerity & Innovation
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Pluralism
Pluralism
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Ready for Ageing?
Ready for Ageing?
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Dwelling: Accordia Revisited
Dwelling: Accordia Revisited