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The Corten-Clad Cubist House in Paris

The Corten-Clad Cubist House in Paris

Parisian architecture firm Moussafir Architectes responds to a historic and varied neighbourhood with the three-volume, Corten-sheathed Cubist House.

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March 15, 2016

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La SHED’s Big Win

La SHED’s Big Win

La SHED has been named this year’s Emerging Architectural Practice by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC). Here’s why the nine-member team from Montreal is so worthy of the honour.

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March 11, 2016

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Costa Azul, a Modernist Home in Mexico

Costa Azul, a Modernist Home in Mexico

In creating this intimate villa in coastal Mexico, Vancouver’s Campos Leckie Studio carved out shared and private spaces for the owner and her B&B guests.

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March 10, 2016

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A Habitat 67 Apartment Gets a Fresh Makeover

A Habitat 67 Apartment Gets a Fresh Makeover

In its first interior project, Studio Practice – a Montreal-Toronto start-up –celebrates the raw power of Moshe Safdie’s iconic Habitat 67.

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March 9, 2016

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David Chipperfield Designs a Floating Village in China

David Chipperfield Designs a Floating Village in China

British architect David Chipperfield’s monolithic apartments in Hangzhou’s wetlands revive the ancient appeal of living on the water

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March 7, 2016

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The Eclectic Casa del Acantilado in Spain

The Eclectic Casa del Acantilado in Spain

On a cliff above the Mediterranean, an unusual house has been built with zoomorphic features. The project is a first for GilBartolomé of Madrid.

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March 3, 2016

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A Barn-Like Home Arranged Like a Small Village

A Barn-Like Home Arranged Like a Small Village

An unalterable footprint in rural Holland led Studio Prototype to imagine a new type of family house.

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February 24, 2016

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A Cabin Built Like a Jigsaw Puzzle

A Cabin Built Like a Jigsaw Puzzle

For a north-of-Montreal retreat that needed to be multi-functional, local firm Architecturama created an experimental take on the cabin in the woods.

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February 16, 2016

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Rural Studio Proves Attractive Affordable Housing Is Possible

Rural Studio Proves Attractive Affordable Housing Is Possible

For 10 years, students at Auburn University have been addressing the issue of social housing in an attractive and tangible way with their ongoing 20K House project.

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February 5, 2016

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Claesson Koivisto Rune Revitalizes a Stockholm Apartment Building

Claesson Koivisto Rune Revitalizes a Stockholm Apartment Building

The Swedish trio has used custom hardware and handmade Danish bricks in their plan to update a 1960’s residential complex.

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January 29, 2016

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