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2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Architecture, Under 1,000 Square Metres

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best Architecture, Under 1,000 Square Metres

Constructed in indigenous bamboo by local tradespeople, the Pani Community Centre gives back in more ways than one to the people of Rajarhat, Bangladesh.

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1 day ago

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A Closer Look: Renzo Piano’s Whitney Museum in New York

A Closer Look: Renzo Piano’s Whitney Museum in New York

The building’s brutish exterior conceals surprisingly gracious interiors.

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23 days ago

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Zaha Hadid Tucks a Masterpiece into a Mountaintop

Zaha Hadid Tucks a Masterpiece into a Mountaintop

To the delight of mountain-climbers in South Tyrol, the Messner Mountain Museum is nestled into the top of Mount Kronplatz, its concrete viewfinders arrayed to capture a panorama of the Alps.

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29 days ago

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10 Projects We’re Watching: Summer Edition

10 Projects We’re Watching: Summer Edition

These works-in-progress, by firms such as Heatherwick Studio, Studio Gang and SANAA, are remarkable in form and program. Tomorrow’s showstopping structures range from large-scale landscapes to buildings with unusual angles and sweeping curves.

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July 9, 2015

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Everyone Loves Snøhetta

Everyone Loves Snøhetta

As Craig Dykers and Kjetil Traedal Thorsen inaugurate a new outpost in California, their in-demand studio has undoubtedly hit its stride with an impressive list of commissions, both newly built and underway. What makes it the firm of choice for projects of every scale?

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July 8, 2015

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Canada’s Monumental Controversies

Canada’s Monumental Controversies

The past few weeks have not been good for Canadian monuments. Two projects have been called out by the architecture community for being too big, too negative and just plain hideous. What’s going on?

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July 1, 2015

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A City-Within-a-City Transforms Malmö’s Cultural Life

A City-Within-a-City Transforms Malmö’s Cultural Life

Copenhagen’s Schmidt Hammer Lassen has designed a cultural hub in nearby Malmö, Sweden, that brings a range of functions together into a city-like collection of staggered volumes.

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May 1, 2015

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Frank Gehry Wows Again with Fondation Louis Vuitton

Frank Gehry Wows Again with Fondation Louis Vuitton

In Paris, the maestro of curves and weightless forms still surprises, this time with an art museum for Louis Vuitton, the world’s largest luxury brand

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February 26, 2015

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Olson Kundig Re-Animates the Tacoma Art Museum

Olson Kundig Re-Animates the Tacoma Art Museum

The Seattle architecture firm’s ambitious expansion to the Tacoma Art Museum in Washington creates space for almost 300 newly acquired works of Western American art.

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February 6, 2015

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Patricia Urquiola’s Jewellery Museum in Italy is a Gem

Patricia Urquiola’s Jewellery Museum in Italy is a Gem

In Vicenza, the Milan-based Spanish designer has crafted exhibition and retail spaces for Italy’s first museum devoted solely to historic and contemporary pieces.

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January 29, 2015

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