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The 10 Best Buildings of 2018

The 10 Best Buildings of 2018

From Kengo Kuma’s excellent exercise in concrete to a superb new neighbour for New York’s beloved High Line, 2018’s best buildings ran the gamut from museums to mixed-use projects.

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December 21, 2018

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Ménard Dworkind Delivers a Stylish Beauty Bar on a Budget

Ménard Dworkind Delivers a Stylish Beauty Bar on a Budget

Montreal’s Ménard Dworkind Architecture & Design plants a giant coral-coloured formation in a Griffintown beauty salon.

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December 12, 2018

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3 Prefab House Concepts that Promote Efficient Living

3 Prefab House Concepts that Promote Efficient Living

Prefab is a flexible, small-footprint solution for delivering housing to remote areas, über-dense urban environments or even the cottage. Here are three concepts – by Leckie Studio, Drop Structures and Yves Behar – to keep an eye on.

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December 10, 2018

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Heliotrope Architects Crafts a Refined Space for Seattle Eatery Cortina

Heliotrope Architects Crafts a Refined Space for Seattle Eatery Cortina

Abundant natural light and a sophisticated urban setting steered Heliotrope Architects’ design for Cortina, an Italian eatery in Seattle.

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December 6, 2018

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MAPA’s Mirrored Sacromonte Hotel Amplifies the Landscape

MAPA’s Mirrored Sacromonte Hotel Amplifies the Landscape

Over the past few years, Montevideo firm MAPA has been planting a dynamic series of retreats – complete with a chapel and other “landscape amplifiers” – across 100 hectares of Uruguayan countryside.

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December 3, 2018

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A Montreal Falafel Joint With One Very Fun Focal Point

A Montreal Falafel Joint With One Very Fun Focal Point

At Falafel Yoni, a renovated Montreal eatery designed by architect David Dworkind, a communal rolled-steel sink serves as a handy centrepiece.

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November 27, 2018

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Inside Patrick Norguet’s ‘Fair-Yet-Fashionable’ Okko Hotel Design

Inside Patrick Norguet’s ‘Fair-Yet-Fashionable’ Okko Hotel Design

A growing Paris-based hotel chain taps designer Patrick Norguet to give form to its stylish yet homey ethos.

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November 21, 2018

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In Hanover, Freehaus Gives Bahlsen’s Headquarters a Sweet Refresh

In Hanover, Freehaus Gives Bahlsen’s Headquarters a Sweet Refresh

London architecture firm Freehaus reimagines Bahlsen’s headquarters, modernizing an Art Nouveau-inspired building while celebrating the German cookie brand’s storied past.

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November 20, 2018

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This Crematorium in Belgium is an Ode to Light, Not Darkness

This Crematorium in Belgium is an Ode to Light, Not Darkness

Defined by soaring ceilings, architectural lighting and its béton brut exterior, KAAN Architecten’s modernist Crematorium Siesegem is both grand and solemn. Yet it never hides its main function – or the humanity of its visitors.

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November 16, 2018

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3 Beautiful Hotel Lobby Designs That Are Welcome Sights

3 Beautiful Hotel Lobby Designs That Are Welcome Sights

Hotel lobby designs set the tone for the entire stay. Here are three reception areas, including Paramount House Hotel, Silver Linings Boutique Hotel and the Eliza Jane that take inviting to a new level.

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November 13, 2018

Section: Interiors

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