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The Edmonton Funicular Connects the City to its Backyard

The Edmonton Funicular Connects the City to its Backyard

The Edmonton Funicular, designed by Dialog, offers sweeping views of the North Saskatchewan River Valley – and connects the city with its nearby green spaces.

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February 22, 2018

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Oxygen Park is a Green Lung in the Doha Desert

Oxygen Park is a Green Lung in the Doha Desert

As the capital of Qatar, Doha isn’t lacking in gorgeous architecture, and its global reputation for extreme building continues to grow with Oxygen Park.

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October 10, 2017

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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