Architecture

In Mexico, the Teopanzolco Cultural Center Connects Past and Present

In Mexico, the Teopanzolco Cultural Center Connects Past and Present

The Teopanzolco Cultural Center, by Mexican architect Isaac Broid and Productora, engages formally and culturally with its Aztec neighbour, giving new life to ancient ruins.

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In Nova Scotia, Omar Gandhi Designs a Stunning Home to Withstand the Weather

In Nova Scotia, Omar Gandhi Designs a Stunning Home to Withstand the Weather

Architect Omar Gandhi’s oceanside residence for weather-conscious clients in Nova Scotia is as secure as it is sublime.

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7 days ago

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Film: A Day in the Life of a Modern Portuguese House

Film: A Day in the Life of a Modern Portuguese House

The evocative short film “Somewhere in Afife” depicts the last day of summer, as experienced by a house designed by Guilherme Machado Vaz in northern Portugal. 

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9 days ago

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Toronto’s MOCA is an Unshowy Showcase for Art

Toronto’s MOCA is an Unshowy Showcase for Art

A former factory turned intentionally raw gallery, Toronto’s new Museum of Contemporary Art was crafted for the city it serves, not Instagram.

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9 days ago

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The Maidan Tent Provides a Cultural Node in a Greek Refugee Camp

The Maidan Tent Provides a Cultural Node in a Greek Refugee Camp

Designed by Italy’s ABVM Studio with input from the migrant community, the Maidan Tent is an easy-to-install gathering space currently being piloted in the Ritsona refugee camp in Greece.

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10 days ago

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These Treetop Cabins Offer a Cozy Retreat in the Norwegian Forest

These Treetop Cabins Offer a Cozy Retreat in the Norwegian Forest

The PAN Treetop Cabins, designed by Oslo architect Espen Surnevik, float eight metres above the forest floor on braided steel frames. 

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17 days ago

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Herzog & de Meuron Update Vancouver Art Gallery Design

Herzog & de Meuron Update Vancouver Art Gallery Design

In new renderings for the institution’s future building, Swiss firm Herzog & de Meuron and the Vancouver Art Gallery have unveiled a switch from wood to glass as a primary cladding material. A generous donation has also been made.

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19 days ago

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HWKN Builds an Office Complex in Williamsburg

HWKN Builds an Office Complex in Williamsburg

In a neighbourhood known for its juxtapositions of factories and fashionable hangouts, New York’s HWKN creates a complex out of two eight-storey halves with staggered floor plates

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20 days ago

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A Spotlight on Kashef Chowdhury’s Architecture

A Spotlight on Kashef Chowdhury’s Architecture

Opening this weekend in Berlin, an exhibition on the work of Urbana co-founder Kashef Chowdhury celebrates an architectural vision that responds to climate change, mass migration and the socioeconomic conditions of Bangladesh.

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28 days ago

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The Why Factory at TU Delft Dares to Ask, Why Not?

The Why Factory at TU Delft Dares to Ask, Why Not?

Outrageous architectural premises. An approach that looks 100 years into the future. Why the Why Factory at TU Delft in the Netherlands may just be the most radical design program in the world.

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28 days ago

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