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DesigNYC’s call for community-building ideas

DesigNYC’s call for community-building ideas

Best known for connecting nonprofits with designers and funding partners, the organization is seeking out ideas that will recharge and revitalize New York’s communities.

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November 11, 2011

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Autodesk’s brilliant new land development tool

Autodesk’s brilliant new land development tool

The Infrastructure Modeler suite allows planners to use geographic data to quickly convey a project’s place in its context.

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October 14, 2011

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UrbanBs tends a dreamy garden at Jardins de Métis

UrbanBs tends a dreamy garden at Jardins de Métis

The international quartet has created a winter snowscape for Quebec’s annual international garden festival.

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September 13, 2011

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Ground Zero opens to the public Sept. 12

Ground Zero opens to the public Sept. 12

In time for the 10th anniversary of 9/11, the long-awaited memorial park at Ground Zero will open and offer visitors a first look at Reflecting Absence, two stunning waterfalls that trace the footprints of the Twin Towers.

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September 9, 2011

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Asensio_Mah at Jardins de Métis

Asensio_Mah at Jardins de Métis

Created in collaboration with students from Harvard’s Graduate School of Design, this living wall’s unusual shape lends itself to equally unusual uses.

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July 28, 2011

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Sherbourne Common opens in Toronto

Sherbourne Common opens in Toronto

A small but ambitious city park, Sherbourne Common is the latest development to be completed along the city’s waterfront and the first attraction of a yet-to-be-built neighbourhood.

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July 27, 2011

Section: Architecture

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What’s On: The Good Cause – Architecture of Peace

What’s On: The Good Cause – Architecture of Peace

An exhibit at the Canadian Centre for Architecture explores the role of reconstruction in post-conflict zones. 

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July 21, 2011

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stARTT’s winning summer installation opens at MAXXI

stARTT’s winning summer installation opens at MAXXI

For the first time in its 12-year history, MoMA PS1’s Young Architect Program has gone beyond New York, collaborating with MAXXI in Rome to host a summer installation by Roman architecture firm stARTT.

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July 4, 2011

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Institute Without Boundaries in Lota, Chile

Institute Without Boundaries in Lota, Chile

An exhibit chronicling the Institute Without Boundaries’s strategy for the struggling city of Lota, Chile, opens tonight.

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June 2, 2011

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Peter Zumthor does the Serpentine

Peter Zumthor does the Serpentine

On the lawn of London’s Kensington Gardens, Pritzker Prize laureate Peter Zumthor will design this year’s pavilion for the Serpentine Gallery.

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April 7, 2011

Section: Architecture

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