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A Corten-Clad Monument in the Prairies Reflects on Métis Life

A Corten-Clad Monument in the Prairies Reflects on Métis Life

The historic narrative of the Saskatchewan village of Batoche is a familiar one – appropriation of a thriving Métis settlement by the Canadian government. A new installation contemplates that past.

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3 days ago

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Niagara Falls’ Light Show Gets a High-Tech Makeover

Niagara Falls’ Light Show Gets a High-Tech Makeover

A monumental, modern illumination project at Niagara Falls respects the natural beauty of the landmark while maximizing technological opportunities.

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December 13, 2016

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Palestinian Museum Echoes the Landscape and Speaks to the Past

Palestinian Museum Echoes the Landscape and Speaks to the Past

Perched atop a hill in the West Bank and surrounded by gardens, the recently opened Palestinian Museum by Heneghan Peng Architects evokes the area’s agricultural traditions.

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December 9, 2016

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Say Hello to the Super Park: 6 Great Green Spaces

Say Hello to the Super Park: 6 Great Green Spaces

From Toronto to London bold visions for green spaces are transforming the big city. Here are six beautifully designed public and private parks.

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September 29, 2016

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Say Hello to the Super Park: How Ambitious Green Spaces Transform Cities

Say Hello to the Super Park: How Ambitious Green Spaces Transform Cities

The role of parks has changed, from benign green spaces to heroic game-changers that improve our health, clean the air and beautify our streets. They might even save our shorelines from the brutal effects of climate change.

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September 26, 2016

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2016 AZ Awards of Merit: Landscape and Temporary Architecture

2016 AZ Awards of Merit: Landscape and Temporary Architecture

Azure recognized these four leading examples of landscape and temporary architecture from around the world with 2016 AZ Awards of Merit.

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August 30, 2016

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5 Must-See Installations at the 2016 International Garden Festival

5 Must-See Installations at the 2016 International Garden Festival

Designers from Canada, the United States, France and Switzerland have produced interactive installations for the annual International Garden Festival in Grand-Métis, Québec, on view until October 2.

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August 16, 2016

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2016 AZ Awards Winner: Best Landscape Architecture

2016 AZ Awards Winner: Best Landscape Architecture

Aranzadi Park gives the public a reason to visit flood-prone areas of Pamplona by accommodating, not fighting, the nearby Arga river.

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August 15, 2016

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AZ Awards Winners’ Circle: John Wardle Architects and NADAAA

AZ Awards Winners’ Circle: John Wardle Architects and NADAAA

In the lead up to the sixth annual AZ Awards – to be announced at our Toronto gala on June 17, and in our print issue released that same evening – we’re checking in with some of our past winners for a look at their latest.

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June 16, 2016

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Designer Books: 30:30 Landscape Architecture

Designer Books: 30:30 Landscape Architecture

Thirty renowned landscape architects identify the next generation of practitioners who are charting new ground.

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May 24, 2016

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