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A First Look at Populous’s Fisht Stadium in Sochi

A First Look at Populous’s Fisht Stadium in Sochi

On Friday, all eyes will be on Populous’s Fisht Stadium in Sochi with the commencement of the Winter Olympics. Azure charts the ups and downs the stadium has faced along the way.

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February 3, 2014

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Portugal’s Bright-Red House of the Arts

Portugal’s Bright-Red House of the Arts

Future Architecture Thinking designs an attention-grabbing cultural hub in the town of Miranda do Corvo.

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January 28, 2014

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10 Projects We’re Following in 2014

10 Projects We’re Following in 2014

What MAD Architecture, Frank Gehry, Bjarke Ingels, MVRDV and other big names have planned for the year ahead.

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January 6, 2014

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Hermit in the City

Hermit in the City

The macro message behind Aki Inomata’s microcosms.

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December 30, 2013

Section: Curiosity

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A Digital Culture Lab in an Old Sawmill

A Digital Culture Lab in an Old Sawmill

In Madrid, Langarita Navarro Arquitectos have inserted a colour-morphing volume – which they call “The Thing” – into a 1920s building to create a new creative hub.

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December 30, 2013

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The Fantastic FRAC Centre in France

The Fantastic FRAC Centre in France

Resembling a metal eruption amid a quartet of 18th-century buildings, Jakob + Macfarlane’s entrance pavilion is the main attraction at this refurbished architectural museum in Orléans.

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December 30, 2013

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Seoul Takes Centre Stage

Seoul Takes Centre Stage

The South Korean capital is experiencing a protracted phase of exceptional design, as a new wave of talented architects and designers – from AnLstudio to Seung-Yong Song – is making its mark.

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December 2, 2013

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A Vibrant Pool in Germany

A Vibrant Pool in Germany

In the town of Fellbach, in Stuttgart, 4a Architekten has designed a pool house with bursts of colour, in everything from ceiling planks to washroom mosaics.

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November 28, 2013

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A Library To Transform a Town

A Library To Transform a Town

Perkins + Will creates a new cultural landmark – a public square for performances and a library with romantic fritted-glass windows – to enliven the sleepy core of Orillia, Ontario.

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November 20, 2013

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Architect Profile: Standard Architecture

Architect Profile: Standard Architecture

Headed by Zhang Ke, the Beijing firm defies both traditionalism and modernism with a growing portfolio that puts a new twist on the Chinese vernacular. Azure contributors Rodolphe el-Khoury and Zhao Pei report.

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November 18, 2013

Section: Architecture

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