Jonathan Glancey
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/ 17 August 2006

Tower of faith

”I’m not Candide, nor Dr Pangloss, but we know that faith moves mountains.” And raises Manhattan towers? Jonathan Glancey speaks to Daniel Libeskind, planner of Ground Zero and globetrotting architect.

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/ 21 December 2003

Eternal magic of mud

”The great mosque of Djenne in Mali is one of those buildings that haunted my boyhood imagination. It never seemed real, more a surrealist fairy-tale illustration.” Jonathan Glancey explores West Africa’s most ambitious buildings. Some of them have lasted 700 years. And they’re made of dirt.