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2014 In Review: Top 10 Houses

2014 In Review: Top 10 Houses

It was a great year for residential architecture. These are the top projects that wowed us the most, from a social housing project for formerly homeless LGBT youth in L.A. to Muji’s off-the-shelf family home in Tokyo.

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3 days ago

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A Sculptural Gallery in São Paulo

A Sculptural Gallery in São Paulo

Broad expanses of marble keep Triptyque Architecture’s Groenlândia gallery firmly grounded, even while its concrete rooftop seems to float skyward.

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9 days ago

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Integral House’s Next Life

Integral House’s Next Life

In 2009, Toronto’s Shim-Sutcliffe completed Integral House, one of the most significant houses to be built in North America. With the passing of its owner, Jim Stewart, what will happen to a house designed for one man’s unique passions?

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11 days ago

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An Amsterdam Hotel In a Former Tram Depot

An Amsterdam Hotel In a Former Tram Depot

The Hotel De Hallen inserts modern details and amenities into a converted tram depot dating back to 1902.

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16 days ago

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5468796 Shows Us How Multi-Units Are Done

5468796 Shows Us How Multi-Units Are Done

In Winnipeg, the award-winning firm is designing – and realizing – condo and townhouse developments that push the envelope and add great design to the urban fabric.

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17 days ago

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In the Gulf Islands, A Residence That Elevates Everyday Life

In the Gulf Islands, A Residence That Elevates Everyday Life

Tony Robins lifts, lowers and stretches an oceanside house to form the perfect setting for indulging in the great outdoors.

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17 days ago

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Find Out the Latest on Mirvish + Gehry at IIDEXCanada

Find Out the Latest on Mirvish + Gehry at IIDEXCanada

At the Toronto furniture expo, David Mirvish will sit down with David Nam of Gehry Partners to share the latest developments on the Mirvish + Gehry condo tower proposal, and David Rockwell and Daniel Libeskind will deliver keynote addresses.

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21 days ago

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The Treehouse-Inspired Maggie’s Centre in Oxford

The Treehouse-Inspired Maggie’s Centre in Oxford

Nestled into its bucolic English setting, Wilkinson Eyre’s stilt-supported building brings cancer patients and their family members closer to the uplifting effects of nature.

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25 days ago

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Architect Profile: PARA-Project

Architect Profile: PARA-Project

Headed by OMA alumni Jon Lott, PARA-Project is making a name for itself by rethinking conventional building typologies.

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28 days ago

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Montreal’s Dramatic New Library

Montreal’s Dramatic New Library

With a bold roofline that slices through the interior, the Bibliothèque du Boisé, situated just outside the city core, establishes a modern landmark that merges indoors and out.

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November 18, 2014

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