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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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Four Impressive Details From Toronto’s TTC Spadina Extension

Four Impressive Details From Toronto’s TTC Spadina Extension

For all the controversy surrounding the TTC Spadina Extension, the new stations contain several stunning examples of art and architecture.

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February 2, 2018

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5 Things We Learned From Michael Ford, the Hip Hop Architect

5 Things We Learned From Michael Ford, the Hip Hop Architect

Michael Ford, the self-described Hip Hop Architect who recently spoke in Toronto at IDS, explains how beats and rhymes can help build a more diverse industry.

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January 26, 2018

Section: Architecture

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Malcolm John Rio’s Work Explores Race, Class and Design

Malcolm John Rio’s Work Explores Race, Class and Design

Focusing on issues such as race and class, RISD grad and MIT scholar Malcolm John Rio aims to make his mark on architecture from the lecture hall.

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January 17, 2018

Section: Design

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Meet The Bentway, a Cathedral-like Park Under a Toronto Expressway

Meet The Bentway, a Cathedral-like Park Under a Toronto Expressway

One of Toronto’s most novel urban renewal projects, The Bentway, has finally opened with its first recreational project: a figure-eight skating trail underneath the Gardiner Expressway.

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January 16, 2018

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Yves Poitras Wants to Build Vibrant, Efficient and Better Cities

Yves Poitras Wants to Build Vibrant, Efficient and Better Cities

The University of Calgary’s Environmental Design Faculty inspired Prix de Rome winner Yves Poitras’ interest in big-city strategies.

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January 15, 2018

Section: Design

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Five Exciting Design Jobs Worth the Application

Five Exciting Design Jobs Worth the Application

New year, new career. Take a closer look at positions at Superkül and Urban Strategies – and other promising opportunities in environmental, interior and accessory design.

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January 9, 2018

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The Best Architecture and Design Moments of 2017

The Best Architecture and Design Moments of 2017

From the elegant simplicity of Michael Anastassiades’ collection for Flos to Jean Nouvel’s unveiling of the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the world’s architecture and design communities had no shortage of brilliant moments in 2017.

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January 3, 2018

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The 10 Best Ideas of 2017, Both Large and Small

The 10 Best Ideas of 2017, Both Large and Small

With climate change, sexual misconduct, and the plight of refugees dominating headlines over the past 12 months, this much is clear: the world needs more good ideas. Here are the 10 best ideas in 2017 that have made a profound impact, both large and small.

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December 22, 2017

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Like Toronto’s King Street Pilot Project, These Cities Put Transit First

Like Toronto’s King Street Pilot Project, These Cities Put Transit First

The King Street Pilot Project wants to make it easier and faster to traverse Toronto’s downtown core. Here are other popular – and not-so-popular – traffic plans that make transit a priority.

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December 4, 2017

Section: Curiosity

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