Architecture

Institute Without Boundaries heads to the suburbs

Institute Without Boundaries heads to the suburbs

George Brown College’s interdisciplinary design program develops strategies for the town of Markham, Ontario, that seek to increase density and improve quality of life.

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June 8, 2012

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Herzog & deMeuron and Ai Weiwei do the Serpentine

Herzog & deMeuron and Ai Weiwei do the Serpentine

For the hotly anticipated Serpentine Gallery Pavilion on the lawns of Kensington Gardens in London, the trio has erected a contemplative, underground space that pays homage to the history of the annual architecture series.

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June 7, 2012

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Euro Cup 2012: Inside the Stadiums

Euro Cup 2012: Inside the Stadiums

The 2012 Euro Cup begins this weekend in Poland and Ukraine. Ahead of the kickoff, we’re looking at the new stadiums built for the tournament. Today: Gdansk’s PGE Arena and Wroclaw’s Municipal Stadium.

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June 6, 2012

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The Grand Palais’ colourful canopy

The Grand Palais’ colourful canopy

French artist Daniel Buren’s latest installation – a light-dappled forest of translucent coloured discs – fills the entire nave of the prestigious Grand Palais in Paris.

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June 5, 2012

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2012 AZ AWARDS: Gala celebration

2012 AZ AWARDS: Gala celebration

On the evening of Thursday, June 7, we’ll announce the winners of the 2012 AZ AWARDS, live from the Thompson Hotel. Follow the Twitter hashtag #AZAWARDS12 for a play by play of the celebration.

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June 5, 2012

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Euro Cup 2012: Inside the Stadiums

Euro Cup 2012: Inside the Stadiums

The 2012 Euro Cup kicks off this weekend in Poland, with some games taking place in Ukraine. Here’s a crib sheet for the two new stadiums built by GMP Architekten for the nearly month-long tournament.

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June 4, 2012

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OMA completes CCTV headquarters

OMA completes CCTV headquarters

Rem Koolhaas and his Office for Metropolitan Architecture celebrate the completion of the already iconic Beijing building for China Central Television, which has courted controversy since day one.

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May 31, 2012

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Swede Dream Home

Swede Dream Home

Hermansson Hiller Lundberg’s L-shaped home in Stockholm frames fantastic views without giving up its comfortable, casual feel.

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May 31, 2012

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What’s On: Floriade’s modern greenhouses

What’s On: Floriade’s modern greenhouses

At the world’s premiere garden extravaganza, two new super-green buildings have sprouted up.

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May 25, 2012

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HOK’s super-green health centre

HOK’s super-green health centre

On a sliver of land, HOK, in association with Stantec Architecture, has created a medical learning centre that’s sliced in half and features a cleverly colour-coded wayfinding system as well as a slew of eco features.

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May 10, 2012

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