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This Slovenian Outdoor Chapel Gives Suburban Skorba a Sense of Place

This Slovenian Outdoor Chapel Gives Suburban Skorba a Sense of Place

An ethereal Slovenian outdoor chapel, shrine and grandstand, designed by design firm Enota, gives a suburb in Slovenia a new community hub.

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9 days ago

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10 Inspiring Events to Take In (So Far) This Fall

10 Inspiring Events to Take In (So Far) This Fall

As summer comes to an end and the school year begins, we present this list of inspiring talks, exhibits, fairs, films and happenings around the world to get your creative juices flowing this September (and into October).

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22 days ago

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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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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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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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Norway’s New Museum of Forest Finn Culture

Norway’s New Museum of Forest Finn Culture

Architecture firm Lipinsky Lasovsky Johansson designed Finnskogens Hus, a shrine to Forest Finn culture that brings a museum into the woods – and woods into the museum.

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May 10, 2018

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Polygon Gallery Nods to North Vancouver’s Past, Present and Future

Polygon Gallery Nods to North Vancouver’s Past, Present and Future

Patkau Architects’ Polygon Gallery, a new art gallery in North Vancouver, reinvents a waterfront better known for tugboats and packing plants.

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April 26, 2018

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How Winy Maas Designed Tianjin Binhai Library, a Monument to Knowledge

How Winy Maas Designed Tianjin Binhai Library, a Monument to Knowledge

Dutch architect Winy Maas, of MDRDV, details building the Tianjin Binhai Library, which is home to 1.2 million books.

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April 24, 2018

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This Abandoned Coal Mine is Now a Hub for Arts and Culture

This Abandoned Coal Mine is Now a Hub for Arts and Culture

In Oignies, France, the decade-long transformation of a coal mine is complete – and 9-9 Bis is a sprawling cultural complex that honours its heritage.

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April 13, 2018

Section: Architecture

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Renzo Piano’s Nautical Pavilion Sails on a Sea of Grapevines

Renzo Piano’s Nautical Pavilion Sails on a Sea of Grapevines

Renzo Piano’s latest project is like no other. For one, it’s planted six metres below a vineyard in the south of France.

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November 8, 2017

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