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First-Ever London Design Biennale Opens

First-Ever London Design Biennale Opens

Inspired by the famed art and architecture biennales in Venice, London debuts its own version, welcoming thinkers and designers from 34 countries.

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21 days ago

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7 Great Shows to Check Out in September

7 Great Shows to Check Out in September

Show season kicks off with a bang this September. Here are just a few of the events we’re looking forward to this month.

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24 days ago

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Yinka Ilori Turns Waste Into Bright, Bold Furniture

Yinka Ilori Turns Waste Into Bright, Bold Furniture

The London artist and designer creates upcycled chairs inspired by Nigerian traditions and African fabrics.

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28 days ago

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Álvaro Siza Brings the Alhambra to Toronto

Álvaro Siza Brings the Alhambra to Toronto

We spoke to acclaimed architect Álvaro Siza about his Visitor Centre, soon to be added to the site of the historic Alhambra in Granada, Spain, and the Toronto exhibition that chronicles its progress.

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July 26, 2016

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National Pavilions: Report from the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

National Pavilions: Report from the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

Highlights of the national exhibitions – including those from France, Japan and Australia – on display at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale.

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June 13, 2016

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The Director’s Cut: Report from the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

The Director’s Cut: Report from the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

Reporting from the Front, curated by Alejandro Aravena, brings together diverse responses to social, political and environmental issues.

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June 7, 2016

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The Evidence Room at the Venice Biennale

The Evidence Room at the Venice Biennale

The Evidence Room, an exhibition at the Venice Biennale presented by Canadian scholar Robert Jan Van Pelt and the University of Waterloo, examines the role of architecture in the Holocaust.

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May 30, 2016

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Greg Lynn Digs Deeper Into Digital Architecture

Greg Lynn Digs Deeper Into Digital Architecture

Archaeology of the Digital: Complexity and Convention, the third show curated by Greg Lynn at the Canadian Centre for Architecture in Montreal, explores the digital origins of 15 projects by world-renowned architects including Zaha Hadid, Office dA and Morphosis.

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May 20, 2016

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A Preview of the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

A Preview of the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

The Venice Architecture Biennale kicks off next week. The world’s biggest and most important architectural exhibition aims to be expand architecture’s scope. But it may even call architecture to task for the abysmal conditions under which some buildings are made.

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May 19, 2016

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Doors Open Toronto: 10 Architectural Wonders to Visit

Doors Open Toronto: 10 Architectural Wonders to Visit

On May 28 and 29, Doors Open Toronto offers free access to some of the city’s most impressive buildings, including many that are typically off-limits to the public. Here are our must-sees.

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May 18, 2016

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