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These Contemporary Canadian Cottages Level Up Lakeside Life

These Contemporary Canadian Cottages Level Up Lakeside Life

Whether they’re resplendent second homes or a reaffirmation of the time-tested dockside experience, these contemporary Canadian cottages elevate a summer tradition.

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2 days ago

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Inside 307, Sidewalk Toronto’s Experimental Hub

Inside 307, Sidewalk Toronto’s Experimental Hub

Dynamic streets, outdoor comfort zones, tall timber buildings, digital electricity and more. We stepped inside Sidewalk Labs’ newly opened prototyping space to find out what the future of Toronto’s most anticipated (and not quite green-lit) development might look like.

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5 days ago

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Zaha Hadid Architects’ Morpheus Hotel in Macau

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Morpheus Hotel in Macau

Wow! The Morpheus Hotel in Macau’s City of Dreams is complete and jaw-dropping. It’s both a feat of engineering and a sign of one gaming mecca’s huge wealth.

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9 days ago

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Just What is Indigenous Architecture?

Just What is Indigenous Architecture?

Unceded, Canada’s contribution to the Venice Architecture Biennale, is an exhibit that has no precedent – the coming together of first nations firms from across Turtle Island (a.k.a. North America) in an exploration of Indigenous architecture.

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16 days ago

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Highlights of the Arsenale at the 2018 Venice Biennale

Highlights of the Arsenale at the 2018 Venice Biennale

The 16th International Architecture Exhibition at the Venice Biennale, curated by Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, is called FREESPACE. Here are a few highlights from the Arsenale’s 50,000-square-metre exhibition space.

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19 days ago

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The Michael Green Acquisition and the Future of Tall Wood Buildings

The Michael Green Acquisition and the Future of Tall Wood Buildings

Vancouver’s Michael Green Architecture, a firm specializing in timber buildings, has been acquired by Silicon Valley startup Katerra. 

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23 days ago

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Three Creators Playing With Angular, Geometric Designs

Three Creators Playing With Angular, Geometric Designs

From wayfinding to haute couture, designers Rei Kawakubo, Tonalite and Dominique Coulon & associés are working all the angles with geometric designs.

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23 days ago

Section: Design

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The Guardian Art Center is an Emblem of China’s Rising Influence on Art

The Guardian Art Center is an Emblem of China’s Rising Influence on Art

An emblem of China’s rising clout, the Guardian Art Center is Ole Scheeren’s most ambitious project yet.

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May 21, 2018

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The BIG Tiny House Prefab

The BIG Tiny House Prefab

Prefabs have long held a fascination with designers and architects. Philippe Starck, Sir Richard Rogers and Tom Dixon, to name just a few, have dabbled in the typology. Now Bjarke Ingels has joined the tradition, with A45.

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May 18, 2018

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A California Winery Inspired by Mid-Century Modern Design

A California Winery Inspired by Mid-Century Modern Design

Bestor Architecture designed a production site and tasting room for Ashes + Diamonds, a Napa Valley winery, that is lovingly indebted to mid-century modern design.

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May 17, 2018

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