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The Battle Against Design Knock-Offs

The Battle Against Design Knock-Offs

We spoke with lighting designer Michael Anastassiades, Moooi’s Marcel Wanders, Theo Richardson of Rich Brilliant Willing and other designers about the true cost of design fakes.

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November 28, 2016

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This is the Best Building in the World, According to RIBA

This is the Best Building in the World, According to RIBA

A new university campus by Grafton Architects in Lima, Peru has won RIBA’s inaugural global architecture prize.

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November 24, 2016

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London’s Design Museum Will Re-open with a Bang

London’s Design Museum Will Re-open with a Bang

In a stunning new building on Kensington High Street by OMA and John Pawson, London’s Design Museum reopens next week with the staggeringly ambitious exhibits Fear and Love, Designer Maker User, and Beazley Designs of the Year.

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November 18, 2016

Section: Curiosity

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Jean Verville’s Golden Dance Floor in Montreal

Jean Verville’s Golden Dance Floor in Montreal

How architect Jean Verville turned Montreal’s Museum Avenue into a shimmering outdoor installation made for dancing.

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November 15, 2016

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A Revamped Home For An Arts Non-Profit By Perkins+Will

A Revamped Home For An Arts Non-Profit By Perkins+Will

A modest facelift creates a clean slate for SKETCH, a 20-year old organization in Toronto that engages marginalized youth through the transformative power of art.

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November 13, 2016

Section: Interiors

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How Designers Create Utopia, According to Paola Antonelli

How Designers Create Utopia, According to Paola Antonelli

MoMA’s senior curator of architecture and design on why the concept of utopia has always been a driving force for all types of designers, and the diverse examples through history that prove it.

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November 12, 2016

Section: Design

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10 Provocative Designs Inspired By the 2016 U.S. Election

10 Provocative Designs Inspired By the 2016 U.S. Election

As America’s most colourful and controversial presidential election campaign nears its final hours, we look at the most comical, sad, satirical and poignant artworks, designs and concepts inspired by Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

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November 7, 2016

Section: Curiosity

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New Rome EUR Convention Hall Hosts a Ghostly Intervention

New Rome EUR Convention Hall Hosts a Ghostly Intervention

Levitating in the main atrium of Italy’s latest megastructure – New Rome EUR Convention Hall by local firm Studio Fuksas – a cocoon-like insertion brings an otherworldly presence to Rome’s business district.

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November 3, 2016

Section: Architecture

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Architectural Attractions For Wine Lovers

Architectural Attractions For Wine Lovers

In Bordeaux, France, a bold wine museum and a monolithic bottle cellar offer a different kind of wine tourism.

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November 2, 2016

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Canadian Architects Build an Indoor Rainforest in Dubai

Canadian Architects Build an Indoor Rainforest in Dubai

Grout McTavish Architects have completed The Green Planet in Dubai, a scientifically accurate bio-dome featuring more than 3,000 plants and animals.

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October 28, 2016

Section: Architecture

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