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Real or Rendering?

Real or Rendering?

Architectural and interior renderings can be almost indistinguishable from the real thing. Don’t be an April Fool! See if you can spot which of these stunning projects are photos – and which exist only in the virtual world.

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April 1, 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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Canadian Canoe Museum a Lesson in Building with the Landscape

Canadian Canoe Museum a Lesson in Building with the Landscape

Snaking along a side of the Trent-Severn Canal in Peterborough, Ontario, the low-slung, green-roofed building by Heneghan Peng Architects, with Kearns Mancini Architects, will connect to the water.

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February 8, 2016

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A Scotch Glass for Outer Space

A Scotch Glass for Outer Space

Open Space Agency and Ballantine’s craft the perfect vessel for toasting the future.

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January 21, 2016

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10 Projects We’re Watching in 2016

10 Projects We’re Watching in 2016

For the start of the new year, we’ve rounded up 10 hotly anticipated architectural masterpieces – underway or opening in the coming months – that we’re following with bated breath.

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January 4, 2016

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A Lego-Compatible Prosthetic Arm

A Lego-Compatible Prosthetic Arm

Introducing Iko, a prosthetic arm that kids can transform with a Lego spaceship, backhoe or anything else.

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December 23, 2015

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The Future of Footwear

The Future of Footwear

From sneakers that signal directions with vibrations to socks that help athletes prevent injuries, our feet are poised to become the next logical place to embed wearable technology.

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November 30, 2015

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Reimagining a Lost World of Scent

Reimagining a Lost World of Scent

Piero Lissoni captures the essence of a bygone perfumery for a multi-sensory installation.

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September 22, 2015

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Dry Futures Competition Confronts California’s Drought Head-On

Dry Futures Competition Confronts California’s Drought Head-On

The winning concepts propose ways to reduce water use, replenish the region’s vanishing water table, and even create beautiful oases that restore the urban environment.

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September 18, 2015

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2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best A+ Student Work

2015 AZ Awards Winner: Best A+ Student Work

It might recall science fiction, but this concept for a San Francisco fire station by SCI-Arc’s Danny Jens Karas is a practical imagining of how structures might one day be built.

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September 16, 2015

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