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I.M. Pei Turns 100: 12 of the Architect’s Most Memorable Works

I.M. Pei Turns 100: 12 of the Architect’s Most Memorable Works

In honour of I.M. Pei’s 100th birthday, we’ve rounded up 12 of our favourite moments from the Chinese-American architect’s illustrious career.

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18 hours ago

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A Rooftop Playground in the Philippines

A Rooftop Playground in the Philippines

For this rooftop playground in the Philippines, local designer Kenneth Cobonpue borrowed inspiration from his own collection of rattan furniture.

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8 days ago

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This Public Swimming Pool Near Paris Looks Like a Spa

This Public Swimming Pool Near Paris Looks Like a Spa

Piscine Aquazena, a public swimming pool outside Paris, has incorporated the atmosphere of a spa to bring out the holistic value of water.

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13 days ago

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The Nimb Ring is a Fashion-Forward Panic Button

The Nimb Ring is a Fashion-Forward Panic Button

The Nimb ring is a stylish new wearable device that wraps safety around your finger, sending a call for help with the touch of a button.

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15 days ago

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Omar Gandhi’s Lookout on Cape Breton Island

Omar Gandhi’s Lookout on Cape Breton Island

Omar Gandhi’s Lookout in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia is built to frame stunning views of the Atlantic.

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23 days ago

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Alain Carle Designs a Private Retreat with Stunning Views of the St. Lawrence River

Alain Carle Designs a Private Retreat with Stunning Views of the St. Lawrence River

La Charbonnière by Alain Carle, in Quebec resort village Cap-à-l’Aigle, opens up to the St. Lawrence River like a sculptural viewfinder.

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March 22, 2017

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Moxon Architects Revitalize Highlands Farmhouse with a Modern Extension

Moxon Architects Revitalize Highlands Farmhouse with a Modern Extension

London firm Moxon Architects has brought new life to a Scottish farmhouse, by reimagining it as its own, modernized twin.

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March 17, 2017

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Brixton’s Bowie Memorial Is Striking Out

Brixton’s Bowie Memorial Is Striking Out

The visual legacy of David Bowie has only grown since his death in 2016. But the latest design he’s inspired – a Bowie memorial sculpture in Brixton – is failing to hit the mark.

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March 13, 2017

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8 Weird and Wonderful Wood Designs

8 Weird and Wonderful Wood Designs

Among the works that caught our eye during Toronto Design Week 2017 were dozens that used wood as the main medium. Here are eight unusual wood designs, including works from Djuna Day, Paolo Anguila and Propellor.

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March 8, 2017

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Anish Kapoor’s Winnipeg Warming Hut

Anish Kapoor’s Winnipeg Warming Hut

Despite snowstorms, sun, slush, and wildly fluctuating temperatures, Winnipeg’s Warming Huts had its best year yet, with installations by Anish Kapoor, Atelier ARI and Houdini Design Architects.

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March 3, 2017

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