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A Spotlight on Kashef Chowdhury’s Architecture

A Spotlight on Kashef Chowdhury’s Architecture

Opening this weekend in Berlin, an exhibition on the work of Urbana co-founder Kashef Chowdhury celebrates an architectural vision that responds to climate change, mass migration and the socioeconomic conditions of Bangladesh.

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Q&A with Marina Tabassum

Q&A with Marina Tabassum

Aga Khan Award-winning Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum, who delivers a talk this week at IDS Toronto, tells Azure about courtyard culture, empowering villagers through architecture and why she avoids real estate developers.

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A Bold Circular Bridge Defines Waterfront Art Gallery in Nanchang

A Bold Circular Bridge Defines Waterfront Art Gallery in Nanchang

Designed by Lacime Architects, the Waterfront Art Gallery combines massive volumes, pristine landscape design and one indisputable wow factor: a floating, semi-circular bridge that connects two levels.

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10 Buildings to Watch in 2019

10 Buildings to Watch in 2019

We’ve stared at their renderings for years. Now, these heavily anticipated buildings, from The Shed in New York City to Camp Adventure Tower in Denmark, are nearing completion. Here are 10 projects from around the world to watch in 2019.

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Kengo Kuma’s V&A Dundee Celebrates Scotland’s Rocky Cliffs

Kengo Kuma’s V&A Dundee Celebrates Scotland’s Rocky Cliffs

Kengo Kuma’s sharply angled V&A Museum in Dundee, Scotland, brings new drama and energy to the city’s waterfront.

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The 10 Best Buildings of 2018

The 10 Best Buildings of 2018

From Kengo Kuma’s excellent exercise in concrete to a superb new neighbour for New York’s beloved High Line, 2018’s best buildings ran the gamut from museums to mixed-use projects.

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December 21, 2018

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The 10 Best Canadian Architecture Projects of 2018

The 10 Best Canadian Architecture Projects of 2018

Canada is as sprawling as it is diverse, so capturing the architectural zeitgeist is no small feat. But Azure’s editors are up for the task. Here is the best Canadian architecture of 2018.

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December 21, 2018

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The 10 Best Residential Projects of 2018

The 10 Best Residential Projects of 2018

From resplendent single-family houses to imaginative, affordable and sustainable multi-unit dwellings, we select the top 10 residential projects of 2018.

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December 21, 2018

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Amos Rex Adds Otherworldly Skylights to a Public Plaza in Helsinki

Amos Rex Adds Otherworldly Skylights to a Public Plaza in Helsinki

Finnish architecture practise JKMM adds sinuous domed light wells to a bold new plaza to draw daylight into Amos Rex, a below-grade art museum.

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December 17, 2018

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3 Prefab House Concepts that Promote Efficient Living

3 Prefab House Concepts that Promote Efficient Living

Prefab is a flexible, small-footprint solution for delivering housing to remote areas, über-dense urban environments or even the cottage. Here are three concepts – by Leckie Studio, Drop Structures and Yves Behar – to keep an eye on.

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December 10, 2018

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