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Carlo Ratti Wants to Design Cities of the Future With Data

Carlo Ratti Wants to Design Cities of the Future With Data

The director of MIT’s Senseable City Laboratory will be in Toronto later this week as part of EDIT. He shares how science-driven design may be the next great urban revolution.

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September 26, 2017

Section: Curiosity

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True North in Detroit Uses Iconic Military Structures for Live-Work Spaces

True North in Detroit Uses Iconic Military Structures for Live-Work Spaces

True North in Detroit uses a neglected form of military architecture to inspire a new vision of urban living.

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September 25, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Schuler Shook Lights Up Chicago’s Riverwalk

Schuler Shook Lights Up Chicago’s Riverwalk

Schuler Shook turns Chicago’s Riverwalk into a 24/7 destination thanks to its theatrical illumination.

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September 20, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Three Urban Interventions Place Familiar Functions in Unorthodox Places

Three Urban Interventions Place Familiar Functions in Unorthodox Places

Three urban interventions – in Spain, Denmark and Zurich – that place conventional spaces in curious settings.

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September 7, 2017

Section: Design

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Project Farmhouse in New York Serves Up Healthy Food Education to All

Project Farmhouse in New York Serves Up Healthy Food Education to All

GrowNYC takes its urban garden network indoors to help establish a stronger connection between New Yorkers and the food they eat.

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August 23, 2017

Section: Design

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Is This the End of Starchitecture?

Is This the End of Starchitecture?

Since Bilbao, cultural mega-projects have spurred on development like never before. But the formula is also creating cities that are segregated and economically polarized. Is this the end of starchitecture? Nicholas Hune-Brown weighs in.

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August 18, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Community Centre in China Brings Private Neighbourhoods Together

Community Centre in China Brings Private Neighbourhoods Together

With this community centre in China, Scenic Architecture Office has devised a serene public amenity whose architecture and programming encourages openness and interaction in a district dominated by private neighbourhoods.

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August 7, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Mountain Lake Park Playground Gets a Blast of Colour

Mountain Lake Park Playground Gets a Blast of Colour

Mountain Lake Park Playground, in San Francisco, has undergone a radical transformation, from unsafe and outdated, to accessible and vibrant.

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July 31, 2017

Section: Design

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Whimsical Berczy Park Makes a Splash in Toronto

Whimsical Berczy Park Makes a Splash in Toronto

The revitalized Berczy Park is a whimsical precedent for a new Toronto, with more welcoming – and more memorable – public spaces.

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July 20, 2017

Section: Design

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Trillium Park Launches the Transformation of Toronto’s Ontario Place

Trillium Park Launches the Transformation of Toronto’s Ontario Place

The recent opening of Trillium Park, in Toronto, brings new green space to the city and marks a promising start to the revitalization of Ontario Place.

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July 14, 2017

Section: Architecture

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