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This Isn’t a Spaceship — It’s Nendo’s Vibrant CoFuFun Plaza

This Isn’t a Spaceship — It’s Nendo’s Vibrant CoFuFun Plaza

Nendo’s CoFuFun Plaza in Japan’s Nara prefecture turns an ignored plot of land into a parkette of earthly delights.

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September 28, 2017

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Three Student Design-Build Projects Worthy of Closer Study

Three Student Design-Build Projects Worthy of Closer Study

Three student design-build projects in B.C., Manhattan and England embrace their disparate sites, from a busy city street to remote forests.

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September 4, 2017

Section: Curiosity

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5 Colourful Summer Installations

5 Colourful Summer Installations

These colourful summer installations – which include elements of the International Garden Festival in Quebec, and a new pavilion by Brooks + Scarpa – are enlivening garden festivals and public spaces around the world.

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August 22, 2017

Section: Design

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An Observatory and Insect Museum Lend Buzz to a Park Near Paris

An Observatory and Insect Museum Lend Buzz to a Park Near Paris

For a new Paris-area park’s observatory and insect museum, the architecture firms AWP and HHF take their cues from its riverside setting.

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August 11, 2017

Section: Architecture

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A Circular Steel Structure on a Hilltop in China Lets Monks Fly

A Circular Steel Structure on a Hilltop in China Lets Monks Fly

Architect Austris Mailitis helps a group of Buddhist monks reach the sky.

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August 2, 2017

Section: Curiosity

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Mountain Lake Park Playground Gets a Blast of Colour

Mountain Lake Park Playground Gets a Blast of Colour

Mountain Lake Park Playground, in San Francisco, has undergone a radical transformation, from unsafe and outdated, to accessible and vibrant.

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July 31, 2017

Section: Design

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Whimsical Berczy Park Makes a Splash in Toronto

Whimsical Berczy Park Makes a Splash in Toronto

The revitalized Berczy Park is a whimsical precedent for a new Toronto, with more welcoming – and more memorable – public spaces.

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July 20, 2017

Section: Design

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Trillium Park Launches the Transformation of Toronto’s Ontario Place

Trillium Park Launches the Transformation of Toronto’s Ontario Place

The recent opening of Trillium Park, in Toronto, brings new green space to the city and marks a promising start to the revitalization of Ontario Place.

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July 14, 2017

Section: Architecture

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The Serene Wadden Sea Centre in Denmark

The Serene Wadden Sea Centre in Denmark

The thatch-covered Wadden Sea Centre, a new visitors’ centre at the Wadden Sea National Park, sets the tone for a boundless landscape.

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June 26, 2017

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Shigeru Ban’s Vancouver Timber Tower Pays Tribute to Arthur Erickson

Shigeru Ban’s Vancouver Timber Tower Pays Tribute to Arthur Erickson

A 1978 building designed by Arthur Erickson has provided the inspiration for Shigeru Ban’s Vancouver timber tower, set to be the tallest in the world.

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June 2, 2017

Section: Architecture

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