Architecture

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Multi-Unit Architecture

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Multi-Unit Architecture

Oiseau des Iles, a stunning social housing project in France by Antonini Darmon, features framed-in balconies that animate its geometric facade.

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Ecocapsule Offers the Ultimate Off-Grid Getaway

Ecocapsule Offers the Ultimate Off-Grid Getaway

Slovakian firm Nice Architects are working on a compact mobile home that’s big on comfort and green cred.

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2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Landscape Architecture

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Landscape Architecture

Toronto’s June Callwood Park is a vibrant tapestry – incorporating a grove of urban forest – inspired by a sonic blueprint.

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2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Architecture, Over 1,000 Square Metres

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Architecture, Over 1,000 Square Metres

An instructional living organ, the Melbourne School of Design, by John Wardle Architects and NADAAA, teaches architecture and design students to aim high.

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A Beijing Tea House Blends New and Old

A Beijing Tea House Blends New and Old

Local firm Arch Studio composes a modern tea house and restaurant in a Beijing hutong using a series of modernist light-wells to frame centuries-old houses.

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Libeskind’s High-Rise Tower for the High Life in São Paulo

Libeskind’s High-Rise Tower for the High Life in São Paulo

Shaped like a shard of glass, the architect’s Vitra residential tower is also his first project in South America.

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Talking to Ma Yansong

Talking to Ma Yansong

The founder of Beijing’s radical MAD studio wants large-scale architecture to embrace the landscape.

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17 days ago

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Bjarke Ingels’ BIG Arrival in Toronto

Bjarke Ingels’ BIG Arrival in Toronto

Vancouver developer Ian Gillespie is behind a recent announcement to build a mixed-use project in Toronto’s fashion district, designed by Bjarke Ingels. “It’s going to be super cool,” says Gillespie.

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19 days ago

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The Fort McMurray Airport Terminal Is a Prairie Oasis

The Fort McMurray Airport Terminal Is a Prairie Oasis

Vancouver firm OMB has designed a tranquil and expansive terminal for this booming international airport in Wood Buffalo, Alberta.

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19 days ago

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A Closer Look: Renzo Piano’s Whitney Museum in New York

A Closer Look: Renzo Piano’s Whitney Museum in New York

The building’s brutish exterior conceals surprisingly gracious interiors.

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20 days ago

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