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A Stunningly Minimal Gallery in Beijing

A Stunningly Minimal Gallery in Beijing

Local firm Arch Studio has converted a traditional Chinese house into the Rongbaozhai Western Art Gallery, by deploying screens at every turn to organize space while maintaining a sense of zen-like simplicity.

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January 7, 2016

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A Colour-Filled “Toy House” in São Paulo

A Colour-Filled “Toy House” in São Paulo

Local firm Pascali Semerdjian Architects has created a playful, low-maintenance space for leisure activities, just a stone’s throw from a family home in Brazil’s largest city.

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January 5, 2016

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The New Life of Hotel Adriatic in Croatia

The New Life of Hotel Adriatic in Croatia

Architecture firm 3LHD restores Hotel Adriatic in Rovinj, Croatia, to its former glory with classic furniture and contemporary art.

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December 28, 2015

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An Art-Filled Restaurant in Montreal

An Art-Filled Restaurant in Montreal

In the W Montreal hotel, Sid Lee Architecture creates the ê.a.t. restaurant, featuring boisterous murals by a collection of artists.

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December 22, 2015

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The Best Star Wars-Inspired Design and Architecture

The Best Star Wars-Inspired Design and Architecture

This Friday, part seven of the Skywalker legend hits theatres, and creatives of all types are geeking out over the beginning of the end. Star Wars–inspired design and architecture is everywhere – here are a dozen of our favourites.

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December 15, 2015

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A Toronto House Designed For Big Art

A Toronto House Designed For Big Art

Taylor Smyth Architects overhauls an existing house to accommodate a vast collection that includes photography by Jeff Wall and an installation by General Idea.

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December 1, 2015

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5 Artworks Staged for Paris Climate Summit

5 Artworks Staged for Paris Climate Summit

The UN Climate Change Summit will bring to Paris a multitude of politicians, scientists, activists – and artists. Here are five not-to-miss spectacles by Shepard Fairey, Olafur Eliasson and others.

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November 27, 2015

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5 Spectacular Pieces of Art on Display in Toronto

5 Spectacular Pieces of Art on Display in Toronto

Two contemporary art fairs – Art Toronto and Feature – invite the public to browse and shop a wealth of incredible works this weekend. Here are our favourites.

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October 19, 2015

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Max Lamb Reconstructs a 187-Year-Old Tree

Max Lamb Reconstructs a 187-Year-Old Tree

The emotional pull of an ash felled on his family’s farm inspired designer Max Lamb to imagine its parts as furnishings and reassemble a piece of his history in a gallery show during London Design Festival.

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October 8, 2015

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Herzog & de Meuron’s Controversial Vision for the Vancouver Art Gallery

Herzog & de Meuron’s Controversial Vision for the Vancouver Art Gallery

The Swiss architecture firm imagines a restrained stack of timber-wrapped boxes in a city of glass towers – but not everyone is a fan.

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September 30, 2015

Section: Architecture

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