Ar­chi­tec­ture Eva Jiřičná CBE talks ahead of be­ing hon­oured at the Lon­don De­sign Fes­ti­val and we re­veal our high­lights from the RIBA House of the Year longlist

Every year, the Royal In­sti­tute of Bri­tish Ar­chi­tects (RIBA) cel­e­brates the best mod­ern homes in the UK with the House of the Year award. Here’s our pick of the 2018 longlist

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Few ar­chi­tects would choose bright red for a build­ing’s ex­te­rior, but 31/44 Ar­chi­tects is bold enough to make it work. The prac­tice has pro­duced an exquisitely crafted home that el­e­gantly com­ple­ments its neigh­bour­ing yel­low and red brick homes. Re­spond­ing to its awk­ward site on the end of a ter­race, the firm has carved the space into a se­ries of in­ti­mately-an­gled rooms, dot­ted with glazed court­yards. The ex­te­rior’s state­ment hue is echoed in­side, with pig­mented con­crete walls (3144ar­chi­tects.com).

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