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Laufen’s SaphirKeramik Brings New Flexibility – and Beauty – to Bathroom Fixtures

Laufen’s SaphirKeramik Brings New Flexibility – and Beauty – to Bathroom Fixtures

Taking advantage of Laufen’s SaphirKeramik, the Sonar collection breaks new ground in bathroom design.

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9 days ago

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Alejandro Aravena Creates Concrete Expression on Chile’s Coast

Alejandro Aravena Creates Concrete Expression on Chile’s Coast

Chile’s Alejandro Aravena reconceives the beach house with a pair of primitive monoliths as rugged and austere as their seaside perch.

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April 18, 2019

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ADHOC Finds the “Missing Middle” in Montreal

ADHOC Finds the “Missing Middle” in Montreal

In the heart of Montreal, the 17-unit building Le Jardinier introduces gentle density – and a surprisingly vibrant green space – to the city’s evolving urban context.

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March 21, 2019

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Modern Portuguese Architecture: 10 Firms to Know

Modern Portuguese Architecture: 10 Firms to Know

The Portuguese design and architecture scene is blooming, and firms like CVDB, Menos é Mais and Aurora represent the current directions.

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March 19, 2019

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Heatherwick’s Vessel… and 5 More Memorable Staircases

Heatherwick’s Vessel… and 5 More Memorable Staircases

Thomas Heatherwick’s Vessel, an awe-inspiring architectural sculpture that looms over a newly revamped Hudson Yards, has just opened in New York. The towering tangle of intersecting staircases inspired us to round up a few of the most memorable staircases we’ve seen lately. 

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March 15, 2019

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This Compact Home Holds the Key to Densifying an Australian Suburb

This Compact Home Holds the Key to Densifying an Australian Suburb

On a suburban lot in Western Australia, architect Kate FitzGerald and her firm, Whispering Smith, craft a lean, design-forward house – with room for one or two more.

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March 6, 2019

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A Bright Red, Dramatically Peak-Roofed Home in Portugal

A Bright Red, Dramatically Peak-Roofed Home in Portugal

The attention-grabbing hue of this rural Portuguese getaway by architect Luís Rebelo de Andrade is just one aspect of its uniqueness. It also took just three months to erect, has flexible interiors and is eminently self-sufficient.

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February 27, 2019

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10 Architecture Projects that Will Shape Toronto’s Future

10 Architecture Projects that Will Shape Toronto’s Future

Last week, Diller Scofidio + Renfro unveiled its renderings for the University of Toronto’s School of Cities. It’s the latest in a series of ambitious architecture projects by international firms that will change the face of the city. 

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February 25, 2019

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A UFO-Shaped Condo Building Alights on Winnipeg’s Skyline

A UFO-Shaped Condo Building Alights on Winnipeg’s Skyline

Consisting of 40 prefab wedge-shaped units (not to mention Winnipeg’s coolest Airbnb suite), a uniquely circular condo building by 5468796 Architecture has become an unlikely icon on the Prairie city’s skyline.

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February 25, 2019

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i29 Designs a Tiny Holiday Home in the Netherlands

i29 Designs a Tiny Holiday Home in the Netherlands

For this tiny holiday home in the Netherlands, i29 Interior Architects divided the basic functions of a house between four black, block-shaped volumes to create an uncomplicated retreat where the client’s family can get away from it all.

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February 21, 2019

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