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Yves Poitras Wants to Build Vibrant, Efficient and Better Cities

Yves Poitras Wants to Build Vibrant, Efficient and Better Cities

The University of Calgary’s Environmental Design Faculty inspired Prix de Rome winner Yves Poitras’ interest in big-city strategies.

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January 15, 2018

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Art and Architecture Connect for TO DO’s Deborah Wang

Art and Architecture Connect for TO DO’s Deborah Wang

Deborah Wang, co-founder and artistic director of TO DO, Toronto’s largest offsite design event, says its her degrees in art and architecture that have fuelled her expansive interest in all aspects of design, from creating work to curating it.

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January 12, 2018

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Detroit’s Aratani Fay is Colouring Outside of Furniture’s Lines

Detroit’s Aratani Fay is Colouring Outside of Furniture’s Lines

Ayako Aratani and Evan Fay take the passion for craft they developed at Cranbrook Academy of Art to genre-expanding extremes.

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January 5, 2018

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How Ai Weiwei and Herzog & de Meuron Tackled Surveillance Culture

How Ai Weiwei and Herzog & de Meuron Tackled Surveillance Culture

In the age of social media, should we be keeping a closer eye on surveillance? It’s now almost impossible to disappear from the grid. With camera-filled city streets, buildings, and…

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September 27, 2017

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A Vancouver Construction Company Turns Shipping Containers into Sleek On-Site Offices

A Vancouver Construction Company Turns Shipping Containers into Sleek On-Site Offices

Construction crews help build beautiful structures, but often work out of ugly trailer-based offices. A company is Vancouver is changing that.   As the owner of Vancouver’s Powers Construction, Patrick Powers…

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July 11, 2017

Section: Architecture

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A/D/O Is Part Co-Working Space, Part Clubhouse for Designers

A/D/O Is Part Co-Working Space, Part Clubhouse for Designers

The maker movement is proving to be a boon for local economic growth. A/D/O in Brooklyn, New York, is tapping that potential with a collaborative hub for designers of every stripe.

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May 29, 2017

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Othr Uses 3-D Printing to Produce Great Design with Zero Waste

Othr Uses 3-D Printing to Produce Great Design with Zero Waste

Joe Doucet has turned his attention to retail with Othr, a virtual store that 3-D prints accessories on demand.

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May 26, 2017

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Revisiting the World of Vito Acconci, 1940-2017

Revisiting the World of Vito Acconci, 1940-2017

Experimental artist and architect Vito Acconci died on April 28, 2017, at the age of 77. We’re remembering Acconci with this, a story from our October 2007 issue about his unexpected foray into architecture.

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May 1, 2017

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Spasm Studio Creates a Jungle Villa Near Mumbai

Spasm Studio Creates a Jungle Villa Near Mumbai

For a weekend family house outside Mumbai, Spasm studio let nature take the lead – and not a single tree was harmed in the process.

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March 10, 2017

Section: Architecture

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A Robotic Shopping System at One of Russia’s Oldest Malls

A Robotic Shopping System at One of Russia’s Oldest Malls

As shopping centres struggle to compete with online retail, one of Russia’s oldest malls has brought the computer right to the store with the help of Cheungvogl architecture and design studio.

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January 11, 2017

Section: Interiors

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