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5 Stunning Summer Getaways

5 Stunning Summer Getaways

For urbanites dreaming of a summer getaway, we’ve rounded up five little cabins – including designs by JacobsChang, Wee Studio, and Jon Danielsen Aarhus – that make for simple retreats from city life.

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July 25, 2017

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A Holey, Green Facade Inspired by Science Covers a Campus Building in Portugal

A Holey, Green Facade Inspired by Science Covers a Campus Building in Portugal

Portuguese architect Cláudio Vilarinho channels nanotubes for a building devoted to bio-sustainability research.

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July 25, 2017

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A Concrete Cube Strikes a Modern Note in Switzerland’s Oldest City

A Concrete Cube Strikes a Modern Note in Switzerland’s Oldest City

A concrete-clad addition to the Bündner Kunstmuseum in Chur, Switzerland, brings a modern intervention to the historic city.

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July 18, 2017

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Summer Reading List: 5 Beautiful Books

Summer Reading List: 5 Beautiful Books

There’s no better way to pass a sunny afternoon than lounging in the shade with a good book. Enjoy a little eye candy alongside an icy drink this July, with these five beautiful books that we think are worth adding to your summer reading list.

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July 17, 2017

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A Vancouver Construction Company Turns Shipping Containers into Sleek On-Site Offices

A Vancouver Construction Company Turns Shipping Containers into Sleek On-Site Offices

Construction crews help build beautiful structures, but often work out of ugly trailer-based offices. A company is Vancouver is changing that.   As the owner of Vancouver’s Powers Construction, Patrick Powers…

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July 11, 2017

Section: Architecture

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The Hottest Summer Pavilions of 2017

The Hottest Summer Pavilions of 2017

After the July 6 opening of the Hive, at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., the hottest summer pavilions of 2017 are officially up and running. Here are our picks for the top installations of the season – including follies from SelgasCano, Jenny Sabin Studio, IF_DO, and Studio Gang.

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July 10, 2017

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Montreal Firm ACDF is Helping the Tech Industry Develop a Mature Aesthetic

Montreal Firm ACDF is Helping the Tech Industry Develop a Mature Aesthetic

The young firm is winning acclaim for its interior projects for tech clients. Here’s why.

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July 6, 2017

Section: Interiors

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Canada 150: 30 Canadian Architecture Firms Breaking New Ground

Canada 150: 30 Canadian Architecture Firms Breaking New Ground

Who is shaping the next generation of iconic structures in Canada? Here are 30 Canadian architecture firms we’ve got our eye on.

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June 30, 2017

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Canada 150: The Integral Role of Indigenous Architects

Canada 150: The Integral Role of Indigenous Architects

A painful history of colonization long kept Indigenous people in Canada from creating their own buildings. Today, Indigenous architects are growing in number – and in influence.

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June 27, 2017

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The Evidence Room Looks at the Role Architecture Played in the Holocaust

The Evidence Room Looks at the Role Architecture Played in the Holocaust

First presented at the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale in 2016, The Evidence Room is now being exhibited at the Royal Ontario Museum, in Toronto.

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June 25, 2017

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