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A Better Way to Design Refugee Shelters

A Better Way to Design Refugee Shelters

In the midst of a global refugee crisis, it is important to ask: what makes a house a home?

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4 days ago

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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

Section: Architecture

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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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Innovative Architectural Glass Gives Designers New Creative Possibilities

Innovative Architectural Glass Gives Designers New Creative Possibilities

Forms+Surfaces’ new BermanGlass Levels Kiln Cast Glass collection combines artistic glass designs with sophisticated lamination technologies.

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11 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 Travelling Hotel in the Welsh Countryside

A Travelling Hotel in the Welsh Countryside

Eight pop-up hotel rooms, selected in an international design competition, have been installed in Snowdonia, Wales as part of Epic Retreats, a movable glamping resort.

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24 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

Section: Architecture

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Bold Graphics Transform a Wastewater Plant in Spain

Bold Graphics Transform a Wastewater Plant in Spain

To revitalize a wastewater treatment station near Oviedo, Spain, Padilla Nicás arquitectos used one material: paint.

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May 23, 2017

Section: Design

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