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Fab or Fake? The Best Improbable Architecture

Fab or Fake? The Best Improbable Architecture

Renderings and photo manipulations have become sophisticated enough to fool even the sharpest eyes. Meanwhile, some architects are producing buildings that look too fantastic to be real. In the spirit of April Fools, we present a challenge: are these buildings fab? Or fake?

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15 days ago

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A Photographer’s Studio With a Message

A Photographer’s Studio With a Message

One of Toronto’s top motion and still photographers, Shin Sugino of Sugino Studio, has expanded his work environment with a 200-square-metre addition by KPMB sporting a provocative facade.

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November 1, 2013

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Dot Calm

Dot Calm

Subtle but hard working, circles and ovals are always on point. Here are eight dotty textiles for seating and windows that will add a visual lift to the office.

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July 22, 2013

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Page-Turners for Design-Lovers

Page-Turners for Design-Lovers

Here are five stimulating books – on Le Corbu, General Idea and more – to keep you entertained during the warm months.

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July 17, 2013

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10 Photographers You Need to Know About

10 Photographers You Need to Know About

The Contact Photography Festival, on throughout May in Toronto, features ace photographers with unique perspectives on interiors, landscapes and art. Here are 10 international talents – including Sebastião Salgado – we’re excited to check out.

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April 29, 2013

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Oscar’s Legacy

Oscar’s Legacy

Brazil’s fabled modernist city lives on with all of its beautiful flaws intact.

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April 15, 2013

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Karl Lagerfeld Captures Cassina

Karl Lagerfeld Captures Cassina

For an exhibition in Paris, the couturier creates a dramatic collection of photographs starring the Italian company’s iconic furnishings.

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February 21, 2013

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Gift Guide: Five books on mid-century modern

Gift Guide: Five books on mid-century modern

For lovers of Eames, Schindler and all things mid-century, these five books celebrate the era’s best architecture and design.

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December 17, 2012

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Breathtaking: Constructed Landscapes

Breathtaking: Constructed Landscapes

The role of architecture in our experience of nature is at the heart of this exhibition at the Toronto Harbourfront Centre.

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November 28, 2012

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In Memoriam: Arnaud Maggs

In Memoriam: Arnaud Maggs

Arnaud Maggs, one of Canada’s foremost artists, died on the weekend at age 86.

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November 21, 2012

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