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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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A Nunavik Cultural Centre With an Iceberg-Inspired Facade

A Nunavik Cultural Centre With an Iceberg-Inspired Facade

Montreal’s Blouin Orzes architectes, a firm with an expanding portfolio of northern projects, delivers a Nunavik cultural centre with an eye-catching asymmetrical facade.

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July 27, 2018

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Person, Place, Thing: Celebrating the Flexibility of Aluminum Foam

Person, Place, Thing: Celebrating the Flexibility of Aluminum Foam

Created by infusing the metal with gas, foamed aluminum is defining design work large and small.

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July 26, 2018

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Montreal’s La Géode Adds a Gem-Like Twist to the Plateau’s Typology

Montreal’s La Géode Adds a Gem-Like Twist to the Plateau’s Typology

La Géode’s brick facade in Montreal looks severe, but the ADHOC architectes project opens to a surprisingly playful courtyard.

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July 23, 2018

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Domino Park Turns a Former Sugar Factory into a Sweet Deal for Brooklynites

Domino Park Turns a Former Sugar Factory into a Sweet Deal for Brooklynites

The riverside green space by the makers of the High Line aims to connect New Yorkers to both their waterfront and industrial history.

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July 19, 2018

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Mecanoo’s Performance Arts Centre in Taiwan Raises the Roof

Mecanoo’s Performance Arts Centre in Taiwan Raises the Roof

Poised to open in October, the National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying) has a sinuous roof-scape embedded with open-air spaces for taking in concerts.

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July 18, 2018

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