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SOM Elevates U.S. Air Force Academy to New Heights

SOM Elevates U.S. Air Force Academy to New Heights

The Center for Character & Leadership Development is the new heart of the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, giving the historic campus a new forum that’s loaded with symbolism.

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June 30, 2016

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3 Playful Pavilions at the 2016 London Festival of Architecture

3 Playful Pavilions at the 2016 London Festival of Architecture

The 2016 London Festival of Architecture wraps up on June 30, after a month of talks, tours and exhibits spread across the British capital city. Highlights include these lively outdoor installations that demand interaction and inspire wonder.

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June 23, 2016

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Exploring Switch House, Tate Modern’s Ambitious Addition

Exploring Switch House, Tate Modern’s Ambitious Addition

London’s modern art gallery reveals its long-awaited expansion, designed by Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron.

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June 16, 2016

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Fuksas Ramps Up a Riverside Park in Tbilisi

Fuksas Ramps Up a Riverside Park in Tbilisi

An eye-catching music hall and exhibition space in Tbilisi, Georgia, from Rome architecture duo Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas, connects Rike Park to the old city using some very unconventional moves.

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June 15, 2016

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10 Things to See At Clerkenwell Design Week 2016

10 Things to See At Clerkenwell Design Week 2016

Taking place in various venues spread across London’s Clerkenwell District, this three-day design and architecture extravaganza is replete with eye-popping must-sees. Here are our top 10, from a 3-D printed wheelchair to a Matryoshka-doll inspired pavilion.

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May 22, 2016

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A Preview of the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

A Preview of the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

The Venice Architecture Biennale kicks off next week. The world’s biggest and most important architectural exhibition aims to be expand architecture’s scope. But it may even call architecture to task for the abysmal conditions under which some buildings are made.

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May 19, 2016

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Culture Without Architecture or Design?

Culture Without Architecture or Design?

This week, the Government of Ontario outlined a plan to develop culture in the province – but architecture and design are conspicuously absent. The Ontario Association of Architects has responded with a petition – and we’ve got some thoughts of our own.

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May 10, 2016

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Will Bjarke Ingels Change the Architecture Game in Canada?

Will Bjarke Ingels Change the Architecture Game in Canada?

Copenhagen firm BIG now has three game-changing developments underway in Canada: a transformative mixed-use project in Toronto’s Fashion District, the Vancouver House high-rise and the Telus Sky Tower in Calgary.

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March 24, 2016

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<em>A Japanese Constellation</em>  Lights Up MoMA

A Japanese Constellation  Lights Up MoMA

In New York, the Museum of Modern Art spotlights three generations of architects – led by Toyo Ito and SANAA – whose influence reverberates around the world.

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March 17, 2016

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5 Amazing Projects by WilkinsonEyre

5 Amazing Projects by WilkinsonEyre

For decades, WilkinsonEyre has dramatically transformed urbanscapes and infrastructure from London to Singapore. Next week, principal Chris Wilkinson will be in Toronto to talk about his practice. Here are five must-see projects by the Stirling Prize-winning firm.

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March 15, 2016

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