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13 Spooky Designs for Halloween Lovers

13 Spooky Designs for Halloween Lovers

For Halloween, we’ve rounded up 13 of the most grisly, unsettling and spooky designs both new and old, from skeleton-inspired furniture and lighting to a chair that hides a disappearing ghost.

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October 30, 2016

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5 Canadian Artists Vie for the 2016 Sobey Art Award

5 Canadian Artists Vie for the 2016 Sobey Art Award

In a lead-up to announcing this year’s winner of the Sobey Art Award – Canada’s premiere visual arts prize – the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa is exhibiting works by the artists shortlisted for the coveted $50,000 top prize.

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October 12, 2016

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Why Only One Artist Can Use the World’s Blackest Black

Why Only One Artist Can Use the World’s Blackest Black

British-Indian artist Anish Kapoor is the artistic keeper of Vantablack, the world’s blackest black pigment.

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July 15, 2016

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The Art-Filled Elma Hotel in Tel Aviv

The Art-Filled Elma Hotel in Tel Aviv

A former workers’ rest house overlooking the Mediterranean finds new life as a retreat saturated with culture.

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April 28, 2016

Section: Architecture

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A Pavilion of Tiny Pink Buildings

A Pavilion of Tiny Pink Buildings

For the December 2015 edition of Unbuilt, Design Miami’s architecture installation, Harvard GSD students created a pavilion out of miniature models.

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April 20, 2016

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A New Concert Hall in an Old Williamsburg Factory

A New Concert Hall in an Old Williamsburg Factory

Brooklyn’s Bureau V brings down the house, transforming a disused building into the National Sawdust performance venue.

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March 28, 2016

Section: Interiors

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Furniture as Art: 3 Must-See Shows

Furniture as Art: 3 Must-See Shows

This month, three top designers – Martino Gamper, Maarten Baas, and Fredrikson Stallard – show their works in contemporary art galleries, and blur the divisions between form, function and furniture in the process.

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March 8, 2016

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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

Section: Interiors

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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

Section: Interiors

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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

Section: Interiors

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