Architecture

Project to Watch: Fort York Visitors Centre

Project to Watch: Fort York Visitors Centre

An iconic battleground of the War of 1812 finally gets the museum it deserves. But Toronto’s Fort York Visitors Centre – and its stunning weathered steel facade – needs a little help to live up to its fighting spirit.

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture > 1,000 Square Metres

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture > 1,000 Square Metres

Regent Park Aquatic centre Location: Toronto, Ontario Firm: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects, Toronto Beyond its condo-strewn skyline, one of Toronto’s most impressive recent transformations is taking place in Regent Park,…

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4 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Landscape Architecture

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Landscape Architecture

Folly Forest in Winnipeg, by Straub Thurmayr Landscape Architects and Urban Designers; and Mangfall Park Rosenheim in Rosenheim, Germany, by A24 Landschaftsarchitektur.

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6 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Architecture

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Architecture

Les Marais in Wentworth-Nord, Quebec, by Alain Carle Architecte; Maiden Tower in Vorarlberg, Austria, by Marte.Marte Architects; Redux House in São Paulo, by Studio MK27.

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7 days ago

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A Housing Prototype for Post-Disaster Areas

A Housing Prototype for Post-Disaster Areas

After Hurricane Sandy wreaked destruction on New York and New Jersey, Garrison Architects was asked to develop a housing prototype for post-disaster zones that could be rolled out in a matter of hours.

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8 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Temporary Architecture

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Temporary Architecture

ArtinPublic in Victoria, B.C., by D’Ambrosio Architecture + Urbanism; and MirrorMirror Tents in New York, by Davidson Rafailidis.

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8 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture < 1,000 Square Metres

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture < 1,000 Square Metres

The Screen in Dichen Valley, China, by Li Xiaodong Atelier; Ecohawks Research Facility in Lawrence, Kansas, by Studio 804; and Assiniboine Park Washrooms in Winnipeg, by Peter Sampson Architecture Studio.

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11 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards Winner: A+ Student Award

2014 AZ Awards Winner: A+ Student Award

Smith Creek Park, by Virginia Tech’s Design/buildLAB, has reinvigorated a neighbourhood of Clifton Forge, Virginia.

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12 days ago

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An Eyecatching Winery Pavilion in Melbourne

An Eyecatching Winery Pavilion in Melbourne

This winery pavilion near the southern tip of Australia was conceived by Melbourne’s Centrum Architects as a massive lantern to draw curious visitors.

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15 days ago

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Herzog & de Meuron’s Chemical-Free Pool in Switzerland

Herzog & de Meuron’s Chemical-Free Pool in Switzerland

The Swiss firm creates a chemical-free swimming pool, surrounded by enticing larch wood facilities, in Riehen, Switzerland.

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20 days ago

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