Architecture

Walmer Yard Is a House Unlike Any Other

Walmer Yard Is a House Unlike Any Other

Subtle, moody and bespoke from head to toe, Walmer Yard is uncompromisingly original.

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8 days ago

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Massimiliano Fuksas: “I’ve Never Had a Career in My Life”

Massimiliano Fuksas: “I’ve Never Had a Career in My Life”

Ahead of his appearance at this year’s AZ Awards Gala, renowned Italian architect Massimiliano Fuksas tells Azure about how he sees his career, starting projects with a painting, and why good architecture is like good champagne.

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9 days ago

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Inside the World’s Greenest Airport Terminal (Featuring Two Snøhetta Bars)

Inside the World’s Greenest Airport Terminal (Featuring Two Snøhetta Bars)

Not only is Nordic Office of Architecture’s new Oslo Airport terminal the greenest building of its kind, it also boasts two Snøhetta projects.

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14 days ago

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Shigeru Ban’s Vancouver Timber Tower Pays Tribute to Arthur Erickson

Shigeru Ban’s Vancouver Timber Tower Pays Tribute to Arthur Erickson

A 1978 building designed by Arthur Erickson has provided the inspiration for Shigeru Ban’s Vancouver timber tower, set to be the tallest in the world.

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21 days ago

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Canada’s Most Hated Building, 10 Years Later

Canada’s Most Hated Building, 10 Years Later

A decade after the Royal Ontario Museum’s Michael Lee-Chin Crystal opened to a chorus of boos, have feelings softened?

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21 days ago

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A Striking Pavilion in the Middle of Nowhere

A Striking Pavilion in the Middle of Nowhere

A collaboration between Mexican firm a | 911 and engineering giant Aecom, Platah Pavilion is a modern, barn-inspired industrial building on an arid stretch of Mexican landscape.

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May 24, 2017

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Standout Museum Architecture from Around the World

Standout Museum Architecture from Around the World

In honour of International Museum Day, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite examples of museum architecture that have recently risen around the world.

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May 18, 2017

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Slate Tile Patterns Define This Australian House

Slate Tile Patterns Define This Australian House

Charles House, a new addition to Melbourne’s upscale suburb of Kew, uses a variety of slate tiles to define the different volumes that accommodate a multi-generational family.

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May 17, 2017

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Buckminster Fuller’s Montreal Biosphere Still Resonates at 50

Buckminster Fuller’s Montreal Biosphere Still Resonates at 50

After 50 years, Buckminster Fuller’s Montreal Biosphere stands strong as the city’s most iconic structure.

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May 17, 2017

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KAAN Architecten Modernizes a Historic Dutch Government Building

KAAN Architecten Modernizes a Historic Dutch Government Building

Rotterdam-based firm KAAN Architecten uses a delicate touch to rejuvenate a 100-year-old government building in The Hague.

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May 12, 2017

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