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Meet The Bentway, a Cathedral-like Park Under a Toronto Expressway

Meet The Bentway, a Cathedral-like Park Under a Toronto Expressway

One of Toronto’s most novel urban renewal projects, The Bentway, has finally opened with its first recreational project: a figure-eight skating trail underneath the Gardiner Expressway.

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3 days ago

Section: Curiosity

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Yves Poitras Wants to Build Vibrant, Efficient and Better Cities

Yves Poitras Wants to Build Vibrant, Efficient and Better Cities

The University of Calgary’s Environmental Design Faculty inspired Prix de Rome winner Yves Poitras’ interest in big-city strategies.

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4 days ago

Section: Design

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Art and Architecture Connect for TO DO’s Deborah Wang

Art and Architecture Connect for TO DO’s Deborah Wang

Deborah Wang, co-founder and artistic director of TO DO, Toronto’s largest offsite design event, says its her degrees in art and architecture that have fuelled her expansive interest in all aspects of design, from creating work to curating it.

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7 days ago

Section: Design

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How Toronto’s DesignAgency Became a Global Force in Interior Design

How Toronto’s DesignAgency Became a Global Force in Interior Design

How a longtime friendship turned into DesignAgency, the go-to interior firm for hotels and restaurants seeking ready-made character and warmth.

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15 days ago

Section: Interiors

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How NADAAA Saved One Spadina’s Amazing Ceiling

How NADAAA Saved One Spadina’s Amazing Ceiling

Katie Faulkner, co-principal of Boston’s NADAAA, talks to Azure about how her firm rescued the University of Toronto architecture school expansion from losing its magnificent ceiling.

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December 11, 2017

Section: Architecture

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At Toronto’s General Assembly, Pizza is the Star of the Show

At Toronto’s General Assembly, Pizza is the Star of the Show

The entire eatery’s a stage in General Assembly’s streamlined open kitchen and chic communal dining room.

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December 6, 2017

Section: Interiors

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A Montreal Townhouse Renovation Inspired by a Jewelry Box

A Montreal Townhouse Renovation Inspired by a Jewelry Box

Black Box II is the contemporary renovation of a traditional Montreal townhouse – and it was inspired by an unfolding jewel box.

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November 24, 2017

Section: Interiors

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Paul Laurendeau’s Amphitheatre is a Trois-Rivières Waterfront Landmark

Paul Laurendeau’s Amphitheatre is a Trois-Rivières Waterfront Landmark

To bring a former industrial site along the Trois-Rivières waterfront back to life, Montreal architect Paul Laurendeau crafted an amphitheatre that stands out from every angle.

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November 24, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Tom Kundig’s Wine-Tasting Room Sits Atop an Okanagan Mountain

Tom Kundig’s Wine-Tasting Room Sits Atop an Okanagan Mountain

The Seattle architect installs a multi-purpose, movable structure atop a mountain for CheckMate winery.

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November 20, 2017

Section: Architecture

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The CNCPTS and Adidas Store in Boston is a Temple of Sneakers

The CNCPTS and Adidas Store in Boston is a Temple of Sneakers

The Sanctuary in Boston, designed by Montreal creative agency Sid Lee, is a near-religious experience for sneakerheads.

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November 16, 2017

Section: Interiors

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