Architecture

5 Things We Learned From U.K. Architecture Collective Assemble

5 Things We Learned From U.K. Architecture Collective Assemble

Members of U.K. architecture / art / design collective Assemble ruminate on maintaining synergy as Projects get more complex.   

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May 8, 2018

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Inside Perkins+Will’s Bank of Canada Renewal in Ottawa

Inside Perkins+Will’s Bank of Canada Renewal in Ottawa

Perkins+Will has completed a renewal of the Bank of Canada that respects Arthur Erickson’s original vision while modernizing its plaza, atrium and workspaces.

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May 2, 2018

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Unceded is Canada’s Exploration of Indigenous Architecture

Unceded is Canada’s Exploration of Indigenous Architecture

Canada’s representation at the Venice Architecture Biennale will bring powerful Indigenous voices to the Arsenale. Unceded gathers 17 firms and examines what constitutes Indigenous architecture.

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April 30, 2018

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Polygon Gallery Nods to North Vancouver’s Past, Present and Future

Polygon Gallery Nods to North Vancouver’s Past, Present and Future

Patkau Architects’ Polygon Gallery, a new art gallery in North Vancouver, reinvents a waterfront better known for tugboats and packing plants.

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April 26, 2018

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A Row House Transformed By A Set of Switchback Stairs

A Row House Transformed By A Set of Switchback Stairs

In Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant, Shane Neufeld of L/and/A used switchback stairs and a skylight to transform a run-down townhouse into a space filled with daylight.

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April 24, 2018

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How Winy Maas Designed Tianjin Binhai Library, a Monument to Knowledge

How Winy Maas Designed Tianjin Binhai Library, a Monument to Knowledge

Dutch architect Winy Maas, of MDRDV, details building the Tianjin Binhai Library, which is home to 1.2 million books.

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April 24, 2018

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Inside Will Alsop’s Quirky Pioneer Village Station in Toronto

Inside Will Alsop’s Quirky Pioneer Village Station in Toronto

Will Alsop lends his trademark quirk to an ambitious new subway line in Toronto with Finch West and Pioneer Village station.

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April 20, 2018

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This Abandoned Coal Mine is Now a Hub for Arts and Culture

This Abandoned Coal Mine is Now a Hub for Arts and Culture

In Oignies, France, the decade-long transformation of a coal mine is complete – and 9-9 Bis is a sprawling cultural complex that honours its heritage.

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April 13, 2018

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5 Things We Learned From New York Architect Liz Diller

5 Things We Learned From New York Architect Liz Diller

Maverick New York architect Liz Diller reflects on navigating one of the world’s toughest building markets.

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April 13, 2018

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Toronto’s Next Timber Tower Plan Is A Go

Toronto’s Next Timber Tower Plan Is A Go

… and Moriyama & Teshima / Acton Ostry Architects is the winning team. Their scheme beat out four internationally renowned firms angling to build The Arbour, a mass-timber tower on Toronto’s waterfront.

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April 10, 2018

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