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What’s On: Maya Lin at Heinz Architectural Center

What’s On: Maya Lin at Heinz Architectural Center

A new show in Pittsburgh reveals artist and architect Maya Lin’s transformation of rivers and mountains into stunning sculptural forms.

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March 27, 2012

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Gary Taxali’s coins for The Royal Canadian Mint

Gary Taxali’s coins for The Royal Canadian Mint

The illustrator’s six playful designs celebrating special events bring whimsy to our currency — while quantities last.

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March 6, 2012

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Hot docs on artists and their work

Hot docs on artists and their work

Toronto is host to many indie film festivals, and Reel Artists Film Festival, which starts tomorrow, is one of the most original: five days of documentaries showcasing leading international artists, from photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto to performance artist Marina Abramovic.

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February 21, 2012

Section: Architecture

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Savannah’s revamped SCAD Museum

Savannah’s revamped SCAD Museum

The Savannah College of Art and Design Museum expands its territory, thanks to a design scheme that incorporates the site and materials of a historically important train depot next door.

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January 17, 2012

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Yayoi Kusama’s Obliteration Room

Yayoi Kusama’s Obliteration Room

At 82, Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama shows no signs of slowing down. Her latest installation at Brisbane’s Queensland Art Gallery includes an all-white living space covered with thousands of colourful dot stickers.

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January 10, 2012

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All lit up at Tribeca’s Issey Miyake HQ

All lit up at Tribeca’s Issey Miyake HQ

New Yorkers strolling Hudson Street during the holidays will get a glimpse of Grimanesa Amoros’ sculptural LED-illuminated domes installed at Issey Miyake’s showroom in Tribeca.

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December 15, 2011

Section: Design

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Ones to watch at Design Miami

Ones to watch at Design Miami

The art-design mecca Design Miami is on until December 4. Here are the top five reasons to hit the beach.

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December 2, 2011

Section: Architecture

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Montreal’s Paprika stops traffic in Taipei

Montreal’s Paprika stops traffic in Taipei

To exhibit the best of Canadian design at October’s World Design Expo in Taipei, Montreal graphic design studio Paprika created an S-shaped wall made up of of 700 road pylons.

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December 1, 2011

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Didier Faustino, an artist’s architect

Didier Faustino, an artist’s architect

The French-Portuguese conceptual architect creates the ideal salon as part of his temporary installation at the Cité de l’architecture et du patrimoine in Paris.

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November 4, 2011

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The Art Game: Kent Monkman’s amazing art installation

The Art Game: Kent Monkman’s amazing art installation

Today’s the last chance to see the circus-inspired performance art piece at Art Toronto.

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October 31, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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