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This Beach House Has Four Storeys of Mediterranean Magic

This Beach House Has Four Storeys of Mediterranean Magic

Nook Architects helmed the restoration of this Catalonian beach house, maintaining its distinctly Mediterranean character by filling it with natural light, ocean breezes and views of the sea.

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2 days ago

Section: Interiors

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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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9 days ago

Section: Architecture

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What You Need to Know About Alison Brooks

What You Need to Know About Alison Brooks

The RIBA-awarding winning architect will be speaking at [email protected], an international convention being held in Toronto. Here are four key reasons why Alison Brooks is considered one of Europe’s most important architects.

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16 days ago

Section: Architecture

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Concrete is Becoming Smarter, More Sustainable and Beautiful

Concrete is Becoming Smarter, More Sustainable and Beautiful

One of the world’s most polluting building materials is undergoing a seismic revolution, becoming a leaner, lighter and smarter version of itself. Last fall, ETH Zürich released a video that…

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20 days ago

Section: Architecture

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Oskar Zieta’s Nawa is a Surprising Gateway to Daliowa Island

Oskar Zieta’s Nawa is a Surprising Gateway to Daliowa Island

To reinvigorate Daliowa Island in the Polish city of Wrocław, designer Oskar Zieta has built Nawa, an eye-grabbing wave-like gateway made of 35 steel arches inflated with air.

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21 days ago

Section: Architecture

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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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28 days ago

Section: Architecture

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Connected House is an Architectural Experiment at the Edge of Paris

Connected House is an Architectural Experiment at the Edge of Paris

A Parisian family’s desire to grow old in a masterpiece results in The Connected House, an idiosyncratic project by architects Jakob + Macfarlane.

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March 15, 2018

Section: Architecture

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#MeToo: The Architecture of Harassment

#MeToo: The Architecture of Harassment

Many firms have anti-discrimination policies in place – but is that enough to prevent sexual misconduct in a profession dominated by men?

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March 14, 2018

Section: Architecture

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Balkrishna Doshi Wins 2018 Pritzker Prize

Balkrishna Doshi Wins 2018 Pritzker Prize

Balkrishna Doshi is the first Indian architect to win architecture’s highest honour, the Pritzker Prize.

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March 7, 2018

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3XN’s Kim Herforth Nielsen and the Copenhagen Way

3XN’s Kim Herforth Nielsen and the Copenhagen Way

Kim Herforth Nielsen, founder and creative director of Copenhagen’s 3XN, discusses his firm’s philosophy, expansion plans and the concept of janteloven.

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March 7, 2018

Section: Architecture

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