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A Buzz-Worthy Installation in Toronto

A Buzz-Worthy Installation in Toronto

At the Royal Ontario Museum, architect Janna Levitt and artist Myfanwy MacLeod construct an information kiosk that calls attention to the declining population of European honey bees.

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December 10, 2013

Section: Curiosity

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Barneys’ Holiday Windows Go High-Tech

Barneys’ Holiday Windows Go High-Tech

Rap mogul Jay Z collaborates with digital projection studio Christie to create interactive window displays – and launch his new fashion and fragrance line – at Barneys’ Madison Avenue flagship.

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November 21, 2013

Section: Design

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Four Cool Things We Spotted at DX Intersection

Four Cool Things We Spotted at DX Intersection

Last week at the annual fundraiser for Toronto’s Design Exchange, food, art, design and music merged to create a culture club, and four imaginative installations wowed the crowds.

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October 25, 2013

Section: Design

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A Dazzling Tent that Enhances Street Fests

A Dazzling Tent that Enhances Street Fests

With its portable shelter topped in double-sided mirrors, Buffalo architecture firm Davidson Rafailidis reinvents the festival tent.

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September 11, 2013

Section: Design

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2013 AZ Award Winner: Best Temporary Architecture

2013 AZ Award Winner: Best Temporary Architecture

Hygge House, a warming hut for Winnipeg, by Plain Projects, with Urbanink and Pike Projects

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September 10, 2013

Section: Architecture

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Ai Weiwei’s Defiance on Display

Ai Weiwei’s Defiance on Display

Revered for courting controversy, taunting authorities and inspiring millions as much as he is for his art, the Chinese artist is the subject of According to What?, a globe-trotting exhibit that’s just landed in Toronto.

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August 26, 2013

Section: Curiosity

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A Pop-Up Bar with a Common Thread

A Pop-Up Bar with a Common Thread

Karina Wiciak, of Polish design firm Wamhouse, tailors a concept bar and restaurant in Chojnice, Poland.

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August 20, 2013

Section: Interiors

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A Prefab Retreat in the Clouds

A Prefab Retreat in the Clouds

A sculptural refuge inspired by a caravan provides hikers with a lakeside retreat on the outskirts of Bordeaux.

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August 16, 2013

Section: Architecture

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An Installation of Glowing Fish in Texas

An Installation of Glowing Fish in Texas

Public art designers Joe O’Connell + Blessing Hancock Public Art transform Texas State University’s campus into a bioluminescent landscape.

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August 16, 2013

Section: Curiosity

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The One-Minute Orchestra

The One-Minute Orchestra

Showing Dubai, one of the world’s fastest-growing cities, how to make every second count.

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July 22, 2013

Section: Curiosity

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