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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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The Rise of Timber Towers

The Rise of Timber Towers

A decade ago, photovoltaics and geothermal were all the rage. Now, mass timber has usurped the race for environmentally friendly construction. Here are six towers under development, all of them pioneers of the plyscraper craze.

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March 22, 2018

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Aldo Rossi: The Architecture and Art of the Analogous City

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Exhibitions Princeton, NJ, USA February 5, 2018 - March 30, 2018
Aldo Rossi: The Architecture and Art of the Analogous City

This Princeton University Exhibition, curated by Daniel Sherer — the second retrospective of Aldo Rossi (1931-1997) in the United States since 1979 — offers a new assessment of his multifaceted…

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The Glass Tower: Why We Need More Women Architects

The Glass Tower: Why We Need More Women Architects

Women architects have long been part of the landscape. But the idea of the woman architect still hasn’t landed.

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November 3, 2017

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What to Expect at the World Design Summit in Montreal

What to Expect at the World Design Summit in Montreal

As if the concept of the first-ever World Design Summit isn’t big enough, the Montreal event will bring together an international roster of design thinkers who share the common goal of creating positive social and environmental change.

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October 13, 2017

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Cersaie 2017

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Trade Shows Bologna, Italy September 25, 2017 - September 29, 2017
Cersaie 2017

The world’s premier exhibition of ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings, Cersaie, will return to the Bologna Exhibition Center in Bologna, Italy for its 35th edition from September 25-29, 2017. With over…

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Thom Mayne’s 20-Room Contribution to the 7132 House of Architects

Thom Mayne’s 20-Room Contribution to the 7132 House of Architects

For a remote spa and adjoining hotel in Vals, Switzerland, Thom Mayne connects with the spiritual nature of the spa’s famed thermal baths.

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April 24, 2017

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Hansel and Gretel

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Exhibitions NYC, NY, USA June 7, 2017 - August 6, 2017
Hansel and Gretel

In a new commission that is both object and environment, Pritzker Prize-winning architects Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron with artist/activist Ai Weiwei explore the meaning of public space in…

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