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Soft Moves

Soft Moves

On an island off the coast of Osaka, Japan, Shuhei Endo builds a ­dramatic theatre-in-the-round for an ancient form of puppetry.

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April 15, 2013

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Mast Appeal

Mast Appeal

In Oslo, global star Renzo Piano redefines the capital’s post-industrial shoreline with a glass-roofed contemporary art museum that celebrates its seaside location.

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April 1, 2013

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Nine Breathtaking Places of Worship

Nine Breathtaking Places of Worship

In time for Passover and Easter, we look at some of the most striking and inspirational sacred architecture around the world.

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March 26, 2013

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A Fine Balance

A Fine Balance

An earthquake-ravaged medieval tower in Umbria, Italy, is reimagined with a dramatic steel spine.

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March 20, 2013

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Stanford’s Stunning Arts Hub

Stanford’s Stunning Arts Hub

The state-of-the-art Bing Concert Hall, by Ennead Architects, jazzes up the California university’s Arts District.

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March 7, 2013

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Sou Fujimoto’s Barely-There Serpentine Pavilion

Sou Fujimoto’s Barely-There Serpentine Pavilion

In June, the Japanese architect will erect a cloud-shaped structure for the 13th edition of the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion in London’s Kensington Gardens.

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March 1, 2013

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Cathedral of the Northern Lights

Cathedral of the Northern Lights

Located 500 kilometres north of the Arctic Circle, the latest project by Norway’s Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects is a house of worship and an ideal spot for viewing the northern lights.

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February 28, 2013

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A Shrine for Espresso

A Shrine for Espresso

On the outskirts of Milan, the MuMAC museum by architects Paolo Balzanelli and Valerio Cometti celebrates a century of coffee-machine manufacturing for java giant Gruppo Cimbali.

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February 26, 2013

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10 Projects We’re Following in 2013

10 Projects We’re Following in 2013

What will architecture look like this year? A slew of innovative projects are nearing completion over the coming months. Here are just a few of the envelope-pushing projects on our radar.

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January 8, 2013

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Book Mountain

Book Mountain

A barnlike public library, by MVRDV, breathes new life into a dreary Rotterdam suburb.

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December 24, 2012

Section: Architecture

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