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BIG Unveils New Renderings – and Interior Designs – for KING Toronto Condos

BIG Unveils New Renderings – and Interior Designs – for KING Toronto Condos

Bjarke Ingels and Westbank have unveiled new images of KING Toronto’s architecture, interiors and details – and introduced the city to a next-generation gesamtkunstwerk.

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October 18, 2018

Section: Architecture

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Daan Roosegaarde’s Waterlicht Will Light Up The Bentway

Daan Roosegaarde’s Waterlicht Will Light Up The Bentway

This month, Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde – the brains behind the Smog Free Project and Space Waste Lab – brings his poetic rumination on rising sea levels to Toronto.

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October 2, 2018

Section: Curiosity

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A Taiwanese Installation That Celebrates the Design of the Thao Tribe

A Taiwanese Installation That Celebrates the Design of the Thao Tribe

Artist Cheng-Tsung Feng is fascinated by traditions of the past, often translating ancient techniques into his work. For a recent installation, he turned to the Thao tribe’s handmade fishing traps.

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March 12, 2018

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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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6 Spectacular Artworks at Nuit Blanche Toronto

6 Spectacular Artworks at Nuit Blanche Toronto

This Saturday, dusk-to-dawn art festival Nuit Blanche once again transforms Toronto with inventive installations that encourage art lovers to stay up into the wee hours of the morning.

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September 27, 2016

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Designer Profile: Jennifer Marman, Daniel Borins & James Khamsi

Designer Profile: Jennifer Marman, Daniel Borins & James Khamsi

A team of three – two artists and an architect – is making waves in Toronto’s public art realm and the built environment.

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March 2, 2016

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6 Dazzling Artworks at Nuit Blanche Toronto

6 Dazzling Artworks at Nuit Blanche Toronto

This Saturday, the all-night festival Scotiabank Nuit Blanche celebrates its 10th anniversary and fills the city with a hundred-plus performances and installations by internationally acclaimed talents.

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September 29, 2015

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Summer Reading: 6 Books for Art Lovers

Summer Reading: 6 Books for Art Lovers

There are few better ways to pass a hot summer afternoon than lounging in the shade, lemonade at the ready, book in hand. We’ve rounded up six books for art lovers – especially large-scale and installation art – that are sure to delight.

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August 14, 2015

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Höweler + Yoon Unveil a Striking Memorial on MIT Campus

Höweler + Yoon Unveil a Striking Memorial on MIT Campus

J. Meejin Yoon, working with her colleagues and students at MIT, has designed a monument to Officer Sean Collier, a victim of the Boston marathon bombers, in massive granite blocks with sweeping curves.

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May 19, 2015

Section: Architecture

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On Now: Toronto’s Wonderful Winter Stations

On Now: Toronto’s Wonderful Winter Stations

The temporary art installations in the city’s Beach neighbourhood are encouraging Torontonians out of hibernation.

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February 24, 2015

Section: Curiosity

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