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Didzis Jaunzems Conjures Up a Swarm of Bats in Latvia

Didzis Jaunzems Conjures Up a Swarm of Bats in Latvia

On the grounds of an 18th-century Baroque manor, Didzis Jaunzems Architecture installed a swarm of paper bats 10,000 strong.

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October 28, 2016

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6 Spectacular Artworks at Nuit Blanche Toronto

6 Spectacular Artworks at Nuit Blanche Toronto

This Saturday, dusk-to-dawn art festival Nuit Blanche once again transforms Toronto with inventive installations that encourage art lovers to stay up into the wee hours of the morning.

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September 27, 2016

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Designer Profile: Jennifer Marman, Daniel Borins & James Khamsi

Designer Profile: Jennifer Marman, Daniel Borins & James Khamsi

A team of three – two artists and an architect – is making waves in Toronto’s public art realm and the built environment.

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March 2, 2016

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6 Dazzling Artworks at Nuit Blanche Toronto

6 Dazzling Artworks at Nuit Blanche Toronto

This Saturday, the all-night festival Scotiabank Nuit Blanche celebrates its 10th anniversary and fills the city with a hundred-plus performances and installations by internationally acclaimed talents.

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September 29, 2015

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Summer Reading: 6 Books for Art Lovers

Summer Reading: 6 Books for Art Lovers

There are few better ways to pass a hot summer afternoon than lounging in the shade, lemonade at the ready, book in hand. We’ve rounded up six books for art lovers – especially large-scale and installation art – that are sure to delight.

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August 14, 2015

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Höweler + Yoon Unveil a Striking Memorial on MIT Campus

Höweler + Yoon Unveil a Striking Memorial on MIT Campus

J. Meejin Yoon, working with her colleagues and students at MIT, has designed a monument to Officer Sean Collier, a victim of the Boston marathon bombers, in massive granite blocks with sweeping curves.

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May 19, 2015

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On Now: Toronto’s Wonderful Winter Stations

On Now: Toronto’s Wonderful Winter Stations

The temporary art installations in the city’s Beach neighbourhood are encouraging Torontonians out of hibernation.

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February 24, 2015

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The Scotch-Tape Tunnel of Paris

The Scotch-Tape Tunnel of Paris

Inside the Palais de Tokyo, a suspended tunnel made entirely of Scotch tape – designed by the Berlin collective Numen / For Use – stretches and twists its way through the entrance level.

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November 12, 2014

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Path of Berlin Wall Recreated in Glowing Orbs

Path of Berlin Wall Recreated in Glowing Orbs

Thousands of illuminated balloons retraced the former path of the Berlin Wall to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the day the wall came down.

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November 10, 2014

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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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