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Daoust Lestage Created a Sustainable Glass House Outside Montreal

Daoust Lestage Created a Sustainable Glass House Outside Montreal

Not all glass houses are created equal. This one, constructed by Daoust Lestage outside Montreal, is an energy-efficient marvel.

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October 16, 2017

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Forms+Surfaces is Making Elevator Design Simple and Intuitive

Forms+Surfaces is Making Elevator Design Simple and Intuitive

Elevators. We use them all the time. But have you ever given them much thought? Next time you’re in an elevator cab, look around. It’s easy to see them as…

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October 10, 2017

In partnership with Forms+Surfaces

Section: Design

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How Italian Firm GGA Turned a Medieval Hamlet into a Modern Villa

How Italian Firm GGA Turned a Medieval Hamlet into a Modern Villa

In Le Marche, GGA created a contemporary villa complex on the remains of medieval dwellings, proving that cultural heritage and modern architecture can harmonize.

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October 2, 2017

Section: Interiors

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True North in Detroit Uses Iconic Military Structures for Live-Work Spaces

True North in Detroit Uses Iconic Military Structures for Live-Work Spaces

True North in Detroit uses a neglected form of military architecture to inspire a new vision of urban living.

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September 25, 2017

Section: Architecture

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A Boathouse in Ontario Fosters Lakeside Fun for a Young Family

A Boathouse in Ontario Fosters Lakeside Fun for a Young Family

A boathouse in Ontario, erected by Winnipeg’s Cibinel Architecture, is minimalist, user-friendly and surprisingly cozy.

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August 31, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Hay Kitchen Market: Our 5 Favourite Products

Hay Kitchen Market: Our 5 Favourite Products

Hay Kitchen Market, launched recently at the MoMA Design Store in New York, brings charm, quirk and functionality to cooking and eating.

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August 30, 2017

Section: Design

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A Concrete Pavilion Brings Together an Extended Family in Brazil

A Concrete Pavilion Brings Together an Extended Family in Brazil

This concrete pavilion in Brazil, designed by Nommo Arquitetos, offers a place for a large extended family to gather, cook and eat.

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August 28, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Toronto Condo Development The Plant Emphasizes Community Cooking and Terrace Gardens

Toronto Condo Development The Plant Emphasizes Community Cooking and Terrace Gardens

A new condominium plan forgoes the usual party room amenity for a industrial-style, shared-space kitchen and large balconies for planting personal gardens.

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August 28, 2017

Section: Design

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Batay-Csorba Architects Creates Interactive Facades that Invite Engagement

Batay-Csorba Architects Creates Interactive Facades that Invite Engagement

Toronto firm Batay-Csorba Architects blurs the line between public and private spaces with interactive facades that warrant a second look from passers-by.

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August 9, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Tree Tower Toronto Concept Revealed by Penda

Tree Tower Toronto Concept Revealed by Penda

Tree Tower Toronto proposes an 18-storey residential timber tower that includes trees and gardens on the terrace of each prefabricated unit.

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August 4, 2017

Section: Curiosity

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