Architecture

Red Bull’s Cultural Centre in São Paulo

Red Bull’s Cultural Centre in São Paulo

The French-Brazilian architecture studio Triptyque plays up a historic building’s raw character while adding playful elements – including a modern rooftop canopy – to create an artistic hub indoors and out.

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April 9, 2014

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A Hybrid Building For Art and Culture in Bologna

A Hybrid Building For Art and Culture in Bologna

MAST, designed by Rome firm Labics, integrates a leading industrial company’s work environment with public galleries and a theatre.

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April 8, 2014

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Shenzhen’s Show-stopping Airport Terminal

Shenzhen’s Show-stopping Airport Terminal

Inside Bao’an International Airport, where Terminal 3 by Studio Fuksas is the latest testament to China’s love for the wow factor.

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April 3, 2014

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Zaha Hadid’s Controversial Culture Hub in Seoul

Zaha Hadid’s Controversial Culture Hub in Seoul

In the vibrant heart of the South Korean capital, the London architect has created an awe-inspiring yet inward-gazing monument housing galleries and retail spaces – and once again her critics are out in full force.

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April 2, 2014

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How Landscape Architects Are Designing For Super-Storms

How Landscape Architects Are Designing For Super-Storms

The $500-billion hurricane hasn’t arrived yet, but weather experts agree that it’s on its way. We look at firms around the world, including Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Turenscape and Weiss/Manfredi, making cities ready for climate change.

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April 2, 2014

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A Toronto Home With Surprising Views

A Toronto Home With Surprising Views

Designer Johnson Chou revamps a century-old house into a stunner filled with framed perspectives.

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March 31, 2014

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An Open-Air Music Venue in Brazil

An Open-Air Music Venue in Brazil

Massive yet gentle, the Mozarteum Brasileiro Theatre by Luxembourg’s Valentiny HVP Architects provides a permanent home for a major Brazilian music festival.

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March 27, 2014

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Shigeru Ban Wins the Pritzker Architecture Prize

Shigeru Ban Wins the Pritzker Architecture Prize

Renowned for his imaginative solutions to emergency shelters and low-tech architecture, the “paper” architect has been awarded the industry’s most prestigious award.

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March 25, 2014

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Ron Thom

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Ron Thom

An exhibition at Toronto’s Gardiner Museum shines a light on one of Canada’s leading mid-century modern architects, and shows his obsession over every detail, right down to the ceramic ashtrays.

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March 14, 2014

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BIG’s Boat-Shaped Maritime Museum

BIG’s Boat-Shaped Maritime Museum

Bjarke Ingels and his Copenhagen firm submerge a magnificent building in a dry dock in Helsingør, Denmark.

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March 12, 2014

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