Tag Results

At 25, the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition Celebrates Stoneware’s Evolution

At 25, the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition Celebrates Stoneware’s Evolution

Italian tile is highly prized – and, as the 2018 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition proves, it’s ever-evolving, too. Here’s a glimpse at the winning projects.

By  | 

August 20, 2018

Section: Design

Tags: , , , ,

This Über-Compact Cabin Lets Visitors Edit Their Views

This Über-Compact Cabin Lets Visitors Edit Their Views

Into the Wild, a low-tech prefab cabin installed in North Slovakia by start-up Ark Shelter, offers immersive views of the natural world – and a hidden jacuzzi.

By  | 

August 16, 2018

Section: Architecture

Tags: , ,

Dog House Design: This Home Was Crafted for an Ailing Pup

Dog House Design: This Home Was Crafted for an Ailing Pup

A Beijing architecture firm takes dog house design to the next level with its latest project, which includes a palette visible to canines, anxiety-reducing acoustics and pup-accessible bathrooms.

By  | 

August 10, 2018

Section: Architecture

Tags:

Montreal’s La Géode Adds a Gem-Like Twist to the Plateau’s Typology

Montreal’s La Géode Adds a Gem-Like Twist to the Plateau’s Typology

La Géode’s brick facade in Montreal looks severe, but the ADHOC architectes project opens to a surprisingly playful courtyard.

By  | 

July 23, 2018

Section: Architecture

Tags: , ,

Jeanne Gang Talks to Azure About Her First-Ever Toronto High-Rise

Jeanne Gang Talks to Azure About Her First-Ever Toronto High-Rise

The Chicago architect has been commissioned to design One Delisle, an icon near the central node of Yonge and St Clair – but will her proposed vision be thwarted by tall-building NIMYBism?

By  | 

July 16, 2018

Section: Architecture

Tags: , ,

How COBE Turned a Copenhagen Grain Silo into a Residential Tower

How COBE Turned a Copenhagen Grain Silo into a Residential Tower

The Silo, industrial landmark in Copenhagen, is reborn as a residential tower in a mixed-use neighbourhood.

By  | 

July 16, 2018

Section: Architecture

Tags: ,

In Montreal, an NDG Reno Anchored by a Permeable Volume

In Montreal, an NDG Reno Anchored by a Permeable Volume

Bessborough House, an NDG reno designed by local architecture firm _naturehumaine, introduces an elegant volume that filters between public and private areas.

By  | 

July 13, 2018

Section: Interiors

Tags: , ,

Wonder Inc. Designs a Bold Hamilton Shipping Container Home

Wonder Inc. Designs a Bold Hamilton Shipping Container Home

Wonder Inc. has created a bold shipping-container home – a residence for a family that may one day be extended to include refugees, new Canadians and friends from afar.

By  | 

July 12, 2018

Section: Architecture

Tags: , , ,

2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Architecture, Single Family

2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Architecture, Single Family

Four very different projects – an unconventional ski cabin, a legacy house updated with contemporary gestures, a dwelling mimicking mountains and a surreal-meets-orderly intervention – are the recipients of 2018 AZ Awards of Merit in the Residential Architecture: Single Family category.

By  | 

June 29, 2018

Section:

Tags: ,

2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Architecture, Multi-Unit

2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Architecture, Multi-Unit

An affordable-housing project for displaced farmers in China, and a stark and stunning city block in Madrid both impressed our jury, which granted each the 2018 AZ Award of Merit in Multi-Unit Residential Architecture.

By  | 

June 29, 2018

Section:

Tags: , ,