Architecture

SOM’s state-of-the-art hospital for Abu Dhabi

SOM’s state-of-the-art hospital for Abu Dhabi

The Sheikh Khalifa Medical City will incorporate green interior spaces to build a sense of community and craft a more human-centred visitor experience.

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March 14, 2012

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RUFproject on Vancouverism

RUFproject on Vancouverism

As part of the Tangential Vancouverism exhibit, local firm RUFproject explores creating something entirely new — and fantastic — without doing away with the past.

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March 7, 2012

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Columbia Building Intelligent Project lands in Toronto

Columbia Building Intelligent Project lands in Toronto

On Thursday, check out this day-long symposium arranged by Columbia University that seeks to establish better communication at every link in the green building supply chain.

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March 5, 2012

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Wang Shu wins the Pritzker Prize

Wang Shu wins the Pritzker Prize

The Chinese architect has been named winner of this year’s Pritzker Prize for Architecture, becoming the first China-based recipient in the award’s history.

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February 28, 2012

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What’s On: Foreclosed at the MoMA

What’s On: Foreclosed at the MoMA

At New York’s MoMA, five firms reimagine the American Dream after the economic crisis of 2008 that led to massive housing foreclosures. The results are receiving mixed reviews.

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February 27, 2012

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Hot docs on artists and their work

Hot docs on artists and their work

Toronto is host to many indie film festivals, and Reel Artists Film Festival, which starts tomorrow, is one of the most original: five days of documentaries showcasing leading international artists, from photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto to performance artist Marina Abramovic.

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February 21, 2012

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Q&A: Talking with Piero Lissoni

Q&A: Talking with Piero Lissoni

The Milan architect and designer discusses what it takes to be a good client, and the importance of steering clear of marketing departments.

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February 14, 2012

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5468796 Architecture’s Migrating Landscapes

5468796 Architecture’s Migrating Landscapes

Canada’s pavilion at this summer’s Venice Biennale in Architecture brings together young architects from across the country to capture the migrant experience.

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February 10, 2012

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What’s On: London’s Design of the Year nominees

What’s On: London’s Design of the Year nominees

Starting today, London’s Design Museum unveils the nominees for its annual best-work-of-the-year award. Here are a few of the contenders vying for the prestigious Design of the Year title.

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February 8, 2012

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Aberdeen City Garden project proposal announced

Aberdeen City Garden project proposal announced

Concrete pathways that double as the framework for an ampitheatre are sure to lure visitors to the Scottish city’s new urban park.

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February 7, 2012

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