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10 More Amazing Landscape Art Works

10 More Amazing Landscape Art Works

Staged during France’s Festival des Architectures Vives, these site-specific installations – by D.O.T.S., Nas Architecture, Reset Studio and more – encourage visitors to playfully engage with the tucked-way spaces in urban centres.

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July 29, 2014

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A BIG Reveal at the National Building Museum

A BIG Reveal at the National Building Museum

This summer, the National Building Museum, in Washington, D.C., plays host to a whimsical installation from BIG’s Bjarke Ingels. A massive maze, over 18 by 18 metres wide, fills the historic institution’s Great Hall with a bit of unexpected fun.

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July 18, 2014

Section: Architecture

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Can Cages Be Fun?

Can Cages Be Fun?

Since April, an installation titled La Cage aux Folles has occupied the courtyard of Materials & Applications in Silver Lake, L.A. Designed by architect Warren Techentin, the yurt-inspired structure doubles as a jungle gym for curious kids.

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June 4, 2014

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Norway’s Moving Memorial

Norway’s Moving Memorial

Swedish artist Jonas Dahlberg’s concept – an incision in the landscape to mark the site of the 2011 mass murder in Oslo and Utøya – will be built by 2015.

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March 7, 2014

Section: Architecture

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Must-See: Art Installations Take Over L.A.

Must-See: Art Installations Take Over L.A.

Starting on Thursday, the second annual Skyline festival will animate downtown Los Angeles with 10 unique installations by local architects and artists.

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February 11, 2014

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Must-See: Montreal’s Luminous Winter Event

Must-See: Montreal’s Luminous Winter Event

Local firms Kanva and Champagne Club Sandwich light up the Quartier des Spectacles with whimsical installations for Luminothérapie, on through the weekend.

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January 30, 2014

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Caesarstone and Raw-Edges Reinvent the Kitchen

Caesarstone and Raw-Edges Reinvent the Kitchen

Besides this playful concept where cabinetry slides in and out of large openings, the Islands installation at Toronto’s Interior Design Show will feature other daring interior ideas.

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January 21, 2014

Section: Design

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A Buzz-Worthy Installation in Toronto

A Buzz-Worthy Installation in Toronto

At the Royal Ontario Museum, architect Janna Levitt and artist Myfanwy MacLeod construct an information kiosk that calls attention to the declining population of European honey bees.

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December 10, 2013

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Barneys’ Holiday Windows Go High-Tech

Barneys’ Holiday Windows Go High-Tech

Rap mogul Jay Z collaborates with digital projection studio Christie to create interactive window displays – and launch his new fashion and fragrance line – at Barneys’ Madison Avenue flagship.

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November 21, 2013

Section: Design

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Four Cool Things We Spotted at DX Intersection

Four Cool Things We Spotted at DX Intersection

Last week at the annual fundraiser for Toronto’s Design Exchange, food, art, design and music merged to create a culture club, and four imaginative installations wowed the crowds.

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October 25, 2013

Section: Design

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