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MAD’s Shiny New Museum in China

MAD’s Shiny New Museum in China

Beijing architecture firm MAD – the force behind the curvy Absolute World condo towers southwest of Toronto, and the onion-like Ordos Museum in Mongolia – has designed the shiny, twisted China Wood Sculpture Museum in Harbin.

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September 5, 2013

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Objet d’Art

Objet d’Art

The Cleveland MOCA finally gets its first permanent home – inside a dramatic, jewel-like box.

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August 12, 2013

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2013 AZ Award Winner: Best Lighting Design

2013 AZ Award Winner: Best Lighting Design

Städel Museum, in Frankfurt, by Schneider + Schumacher and Licht Kunst Licht

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August 6, 2013

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25 Top Spots in New York

25 Top Spots in New York

New York writer Tim Mckeough sources the best new showrooms, events and restos around town.

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July 15, 2013

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Mod Pods Land On New York’s Beaches

Mod Pods Land On New York’s Beaches

Just in time for summer, 37 beachside modular stations are now lining New York’s coastal enclaves that were ravaged last year by Hurricane Sandy.

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July 12, 2013

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Haute Cacao

Haute Cacao

In Paris, chocolatier Patrick Roger opens a stunning shop animated by metal pipes and chocolate chimps.

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June 24, 2013

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The New Pines Pavilion at Fire Island

The New Pines Pavilion at Fire Island

HWKN rebuilds the legendary dance club (the original was destroyed by a fire in 2011) and restores the island’s central hub for culture and nightlife.

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June 10, 2013

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Montreal’s Sky-Embracing Planetarium

Montreal’s Sky-Embracing Planetarium

Situated in the Space for Life campus – along with the Biodome, Insectarium and Botanical Gardens – the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium, by Cardin Ramirez Julien in collaboration with AEdifica, stares up at the sky with two aluminum-clad binoculars.

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May 31, 2013

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Diamond Schmitt’s New Opera House in St. Petersburg

Diamond Schmitt’s New Opera House in St. Petersburg

The New Mariinsky Theatre by Toronto’s Diamond Schmitt Architects provides St. Petersburg with Russia’s first major performance venue since the time of the czars.

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May 21, 2013

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What’s On: Ideas City at New Museum

What’s On: Ideas City at New Museum

Kicking off today, this four-day festival in the heart of the Bowery is jam-packed with panel discussions, workshops and events that explore the future of cities and how art and culture are vital to their growth.

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May 1, 2013

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