Architecture

HWKN Builds an Office Complex in Williamsburg

HWKN Builds an Office Complex in Williamsburg

In a neighbourhood known for its juxtapositions of factories and fashionable hangouts, New York’s HWKN creates a complex out of two eight-storey halves with staggered floor plates

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January 29, 2019

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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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January 21, 2019

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The Why Factory at TU Delft Dares to Ask, Why Not?

The Why Factory at TU Delft Dares to Ask, Why Not?

Outrageous architectural premises. An approach that looks 100 years into the future. Why the Why Factory at TU Delft in the Netherlands may just be the most radical design program in the world.

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January 21, 2019

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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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January 14, 2019

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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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January 11, 2019

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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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January 4, 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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January 2, 2019

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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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