All posts tagged "architecture"

  • Love Architecture Festival

    Anything that gives us the chance to bathe in the beauty Of Time And The City on the big screen is OK by us. So...

  • New Life For Old Buildings

    A couple of months ago, we came to the somewhat alarming conclusion that the majority of Liverpool’s UNESCO protected ‘maritime mercantile maritime mercantile City’ (protected...

  • Inspiring Places: George’s Dock Building

    My favourite Liverpool building is an outdoor sculpture gallery in the heart of the city. It’s home to some of the our best examples of...

  • Deja View: Seven Liverpool-alike Buildings

    The world in one city? You better believe it. For our legion of tourists, a walk around the city must be a most disconcerting experience....

  • Arcade Fire: Save India Buildings

    It’s one of Liverpool’s most beautiful buildings – the equivalent of anything you’d find in New York or Chicago – and it recently doubled for...

  • Liverpool: City of Dreaming Spires

    In a parallel universe, all those artists' impressions, scale models and blueprints that never made the leap into reality rise from the streets of another...

  • All This Useless Beauty?

    Somewhere deep in New Mexico, a desert full of hollows forms the Very Large Array telescope. Acres of discrete dishes. Insignificant alone. Game changing together....

  • Whole Lotta Cladding Going On

    We don't judge books by their cover, of course. But why are all new builds in the city hell bent on plastering their facades with...

  • Filthy Shades of Grey

    SevenStreets embarks on an infantile, stupidly shallow and slightly soiled exploration of embarrassing innuendos. Because that's what you have to do these days to...

  • Liverpool Ghost Streets 5: The Floating City

    With Central station out of bounds, ever wondered why, when alighting at Moorfields station, you have to go up an elevator only to come down...

  • A Happy Ending For Lime Street?

    With a prestigious award, and new blue plaque to show off, the new Lime Street gateway has scrubbed up just fine. But there are some...

  • Scratching the Surface: the Architecture Festival

    This month sees the return of RIBA's Northwest Architecture Festival. Here's SevenStreets' pick of events worth looking out for.

  • Save and Prosper

    It would be hard to plan a route across town that didn’t take in architectural gems hidden amongst the everyday and the identikit. Our city’s...