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This Slovenian Outdoor Chapel Gives Suburban Skorba a Sense of Place

This Slovenian Outdoor Chapel Gives Suburban Skorba a Sense of Place

An ethereal Slovenian outdoor chapel, shrine and grandstand, designed by design firm Enota, gives a suburb in Slovenia a new community hub.

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2 days ago

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Making An Impression: 6 Projects Featuring Board-Formed Concrete

Making An Impression: 6 Projects Featuring Board-Formed Concrete

Whether left with the imprint of rough-hewn boards or smoothed slats, board-formed concrete offers a distinct surface that can make a space or a structure. We’ve rounded up six stunning examples.

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15 days ago

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3 Green Tower Proposals Bringing Vertical Forests to Cities

3 Green Tower Proposals Bringing Vertical Forests to Cities

Green towers are emerging around the world, adding vertical forests to dense urban environments. Envisioned for Melbourne, Toulouse and Toronto, these three upcoming buildings purify the air, create microclimates and add tree cover.

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20 days ago

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5 Illuminating Thoughts From Ingo Maurer

5 Illuminating Thoughts From Ingo Maurer

Azure catches up with Ingo Maurer, the 86-year-old German design icon, to discuss his guiding principles, the work of young designers and being an inspiration to creatives. 

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21 days ago

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Hive-Mined: 5 Designs Inspired by Bees

Hive-Mined: 5 Designs Inspired by Bees

These buzz-worthy designs inspired by bees help create a better and more beautiful world for humans and insects alike.

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23 days ago

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Freespace – and Walls – at the Venice Architecture Biennale

Freespace – and Walls – at the Venice Architecture Biennale

While generosity takes the main stage at the Venice Architecture Biennale, old conflicts and new tensions are extending the profession’s boundaries.

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August 14, 2018

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Person, Place, Thing: Three Rising African Design Talents

Person, Place, Thing: Three Rising African Design Talents

From furniture showrooms to architecture circles, African design from the sub-Saharan region is asserting its creative prowess.

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August 8, 2018

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A Striking Pilot Coffee Pop-Up in Prince Edward County

A Striking Pilot Coffee Pop-Up in Prince Edward County

Hydraulic lifts and minimalist espresso taps turn a standard shipping container into a striking temporary Pilot Coffee pop-up.

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August 2, 2018

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Architect Jacques Ferrier Offers a French Twist on the Water Park

Architect Jacques Ferrier Offers a French Twist on the Water Park

Jacques Ferrier Architecture’s Water Park Aqualagon in Paris is light-filled, accessible and atypically elegant. 

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July 30, 2018

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Mecanoo Explores the Softer Side of Concrete for Córdoba’s Palace of Justice Courthouse

Mecanoo Explores the Softer Side of Concrete for Córdoba’s Palace of Justice Courthouse

At the Palace of Justice Courthouse in Córdoba, Spain, a perforated facade draws influence from ancient Arabic motifs.

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July 30, 2018

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