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La SHED Converts an Old Rectory Into a Contemporary Art Centre

La SHED Converts an Old Rectory Into a Contemporary Art Centre

The young architecture firm strikes a balance between old and new in its adaptation of a religious building into a fresh home for Le Livart.

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5 days ago

Section: Interiors

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Coop Himmelb(l)au Completes the Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition

Coop Himmelb(l)au Completes the Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition

Nearly 10 years in the making, Coop Himmelb(l)au’s Museum of Contemporary Art & Planning Exhibition in Shenzhen, China gets ready to open.

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7 days ago

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The Battle Against Design Knock-Offs

The Battle Against Design Knock-Offs

We spoke with lighting designer Michael Anastassiades, Moooi’s Marcel Wanders, Theo Richardson of Rich Brilliant Willing and other designers about the true cost of design fakes.

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8 days ago

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This is the Best Building in the World, According to RIBA

This is the Best Building in the World, According to RIBA

A new university campus by Grafton Architects in Lima, Peru has won RIBA’s inaugural global architecture prize.

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12 days ago

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London’s Design Museum Will Re-open with a Bang

London’s Design Museum Will Re-open with a Bang

In a stunning new building on Kensington High Street by OMA and John Pawson, London’s Design Museum reopens next week with the staggeringly ambitious exhibits Fear and Love, Designer Maker User, and Beazley Designs of the Year.

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17 days ago

Section: Curiosity

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Jean Verville’s Golden Dance Floor in Montreal

Jean Verville’s Golden Dance Floor in Montreal

How architect Jean Verville turned Montreal’s Museum Avenue into a shimmering outdoor installation made for dancing.

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21 days ago

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A Revamped Home For An Arts Non-Profit By Perkins+Will

A Revamped Home For An Arts Non-Profit By Perkins+Will

A modest facelift creates a clean slate for SKETCH, a 20-year old organization in Toronto that engages marginalized youth through the transformative power of art.

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23 days ago

Section: Interiors

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How Designers Create Utopia, According to Paola Antonelli

How Designers Create Utopia, According to Paola Antonelli

MoMA’s senior curator of architecture and design on why the concept of utopia has always been a driving force for all types of designers, and the diverse examples through history that prove it.

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24 days ago

Section: Design

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10 Provocative Designs Inspired By the 2016 U.S. Election

10 Provocative Designs Inspired By the 2016 U.S. Election

As America’s most colourful and controversial presidential election campaign nears its final hours, we look at the most comical, sad, satirical and poignant artworks, designs and concepts inspired by Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

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28 days ago

Section: Curiosity

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New Rome EUR Convention Hall Hosts a Ghostly Intervention

New Rome EUR Convention Hall Hosts a Ghostly Intervention

Levitating in the main atrium of Italy’s latest megastructure – New Rome EUR Convention Hall by local firm Studio Fuksas – a cocoon-like insertion brings an otherworldly presence to Rome’s business district.

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November 3, 2016

Section: Architecture

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