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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture > 1,000 Square Metres

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture > 1,000 Square Metres

Regent Park Aquatic centre Location: Toronto, Ontario Firm: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects, Toronto Beyond its condo-strewn skyline, one of Toronto’s most impressive recent transformations is taking place in Regent Park,…

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3 Controversial Architecture Projects Changing the Conversation

3 Controversial Architecture Projects Changing the Conversation

Mirvish + Gehry’s Toronto condo, Zaha Hadid’s cultural centre in Azerbaijan, and the Islamic museum proposed for Lower Manhattan have stoked debate about what architecture means beyond the building envelope.

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August 13, 2014

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10 Projects We’re Watching: Summer Edition

10 Projects We’re Watching: Summer Edition

These groundbreaking projects – by Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid, Herzog & de Meuron and others – redefine every building type, from the opera house and the art museum, to the military academy and the residential tower.

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June 24, 2014

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Morphosis Schools Us in the Possibilities of Architecture

Morphosis Schools Us in the Possibilities of Architecture

Led by Thom Mayne, the California firm creates a school for students of show business on the Sunset Strip of Los Angeles that encloses telescopic classroom volumes in a shimmering steel frame.

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June 23, 2014

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Destination: Montreal’s Saint-Jude Spa

Destination: Montreal’s Saint-Jude Spa

Architect Thomas Balaban brings a new kind of awakening to the century-old Saint-Jude church, turning it into a spa for wellness worshippers.

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June 3, 2014

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5 Ways Herzog & de Meuron Will Rock Vancouver

5 Ways Herzog & de Meuron Will Rock Vancouver

The firm behind Beijing’s Bird’s Nest, New York’s Parrish Art Museum and Miami’s Pérez Art Museum is bound to create a cutting-edge building for the Vancouver Art Gallery that will become a downtown icon.

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April 30, 2014

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A Schoolyard Grows in Brooklyn

A Schoolyard Grows in Brooklyn

At the Edible Schoolyard NYC by WORKac, kids harvest their own plants and learn about food prep.

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April 14, 2014

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A Groundbreaking Women’s University in Saudi Arabia

A Groundbreaking Women’s University in Saudi Arabia

For the monumental Princess Nora Bint Abdulrahman University project in Riyadh, Perkins + Will conceived an entire campus from the ground up.

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March 4, 2014

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10 Projects We’re Following in 2014

10 Projects We’re Following in 2014

What MAD Architecture, Frank Gehry, Bjarke Ingels, MVRDV and other big names have planned for the year ahead.

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January 6, 2014

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2013 in Review: Top 10 Architecture Projects

2013 in Review: Top 10 Architecture Projects

Renzo Piano’s Shard in London, SANAA’s ethereal Louvre-Lens in the north of France, and a summerhouse in Stockholm count among our favourite buildings of the year.

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December 17, 2013

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