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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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MVRDV’s Giant Staircase in Rotterdam

MVRDV’s Giant Staircase in Rotterdam

How MVRDV paid homage to Rotterdam’s post-war rebuilding efforts with a giant scaffold staircase installation.

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October 31, 2016

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Didzis Jaunzems Conjures Up a Swarm of Bats in Latvia

Didzis Jaunzems Conjures Up a Swarm of Bats in Latvia

On the grounds of an 18th-century Baroque manor, Didzis Jaunzems Architecture installed a swarm of paper bats 10,000 strong.

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October 28, 2016

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An Interactive Cloud Sculpture That Makes It Rain

An Interactive Cloud Sculpture That Makes It Rain

Artist Matthew Mazzotta’s Cloud House installation puts perspective on a rainy day.

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October 20, 2016

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A Sneak Peek at Todd Bracher’s Das Haus

A Sneak Peek at Todd Bracher’s Das Haus

The New York industrial designer is the guest of honour for the sixth edition of Das Haus, at German trade show IMM Cologne, in January. Here’s a sneak peek at his interpretation of the residential installation, and the ideas behind it.

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October 13, 2016

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IDS Vancouver 2016: Dutch Exchange and Other Spectacular Spaces

IDS Vancouver 2016: Dutch Exchange and Other Spectacular Spaces

In addition to the great products we saw at IDS Vancouver 2016, there were also some stunning booths. Here are five of our favourites, including Burgers Architecture’s Dutch Exchange and Living Divani’s tribute to the Frog chair.

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October 5, 2016

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Walking Through Sou Fujimoto’s Forest of Light

Walking Through Sou Fujimoto’s Forest of Light

Architecture and fashion collided during Milan Design Week, where Sou Fujimoto created a Forest of Light installation for fashion brand COS.

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September 20, 2016

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Q&A: Sou Fujimoto on Building With Light

Q&A: Sou Fujimoto on Building With Light

We spoke with Sou Fujimoto about how to merge fashion and architecture, using light as a material to build in space, and working at the threshold of perception.

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September 20, 2016

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3 Show-Stopping Exhibits at Maison & Objet 2016

3 Show-Stopping Exhibits at Maison & Objet 2016

At the fall edition of Maison & Objet 2016 – Paris’s bi-annual home accessories and furniture show – the exhibits and installations sometimes stole the show from the products and wares on display.

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September 13, 2016

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A Modular Cricket Farm

A Modular Cricket Farm

Non-profit architecture group Terreform ONE’s compact insect farm is designed for raising crickets as a sustainable protein source for humans.

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September 5, 2016

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