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Q&A: Toronto’s Department of Unusual Certainties

Q&A: Toronto’s Department of Unusual Certainties

One local research and design collective uses ideas, insights and data to push urban planning into the future. Azure chats with two of the three partners, Brendan Cormier and Christopher Pandolfi, to find out how they plan to save our city.

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August 30, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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Hirsuta’s Rawhide brings prairie style to Los Angeles

Hirsuta’s Rawhide brings prairie style to Los Angeles

A 1:1 model of an unusual Utah residence’s roof dominates the SCI-Arc Gallery space.

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August 26, 2011

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Toshiko Mori Architect’s Center of Excellence

Toshiko Mori Architect’s Center of Excellence

Syracuse University’s newest building provides state-of-the-art lab space for pioneering research.

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August 23, 2011

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In Memoriam: Ray C. Anderson (1934-2011)

In Memoriam: Ray C. Anderson (1934-2011)

One of the most powerful and charismatic promoters of the green revolution died last week, leaving behind a thriving company and a legacy of industrial sustainability.

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August 17, 2011

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Mark Horton outfits the Computer History Museum

Mark Horton outfits the Computer History Museum

While the neighbours are hunched over planning the future of technology, this recently renovated  exhibition space preserves the past.

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August 11, 2011

Section: Interiors

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What’s On: Lego Architecture – Towering Ambition

What’s On: Lego Architecture – Towering Ambition

The National Building Museum shows off 15 astounding models of the world’s most iconic structures.

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August 9, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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Azure Reads: Exactitudes

Azure Reads: Exactitudes

Containing hundreds of portraits shot on city streets around the world, this book raises some interesting questions about style.

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August 5, 2011

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Asensio_Mah at Jardins de Métis

Asensio_Mah at Jardins de Métis

Created in collaboration with students from Harvard’s Graduate School of Design, this living wall’s unusual shape lends itself to equally unusual uses.

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July 28, 2011

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UNStudio’s future-friendly office

UNStudio’s future-friendly office

DUO², a tax and loan office tower in the Netherlands, employs the sustainability and comfort that reflects the new institutional architecture.

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July 7, 2011

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Institute Without Boundaries in Lota, Chile

Institute Without Boundaries in Lota, Chile

An exhibit chronicling the Institute Without Boundaries’s strategy for the struggling city of Lota, Chile, opens tonight.

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June 2, 2011

Section: Architecture

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