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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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Four Dazzling Outdoor Pavilions

Four Dazzling Outdoor Pavilions

Teased by the warmer temperatures? Feast your eyes on these four knockout outdoor pavilions – including Foster + Partners’ polished canopy recently unveiled in Marseille.

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April 19, 2013

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The Zaha Effect

The Zaha Effect

The Pritzker Prize laureate wins a competition to design Japan’s New National Stadium in Tokyo and puts her signature on another city.

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April 15, 2013

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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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