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The Fantastic FRAC Centre in France

The Fantastic FRAC Centre in France

Resembling a metal eruption amid a quartet of 18th-century buildings, Jakob + Macfarlane’s entrance pavilion is the main attraction at this refurbished architectural museum in Orléans.

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December 30, 2013

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Detroit’s Revved-Up Design Scene

Detroit’s Revved-Up Design Scene

Shinola, a leather accessory brand, leads the pack of start-ups setting up shop in the Motor City.

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December 2, 2013

Section: Interiors

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10 Mayors Making a Difference

10 Mayors Making a Difference

While Toronto’s mayor continues to spiral out of control, Karno.in.ua’s editors name the top 10 leaders who are changing their cities, for the better.

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November 14, 2013

Section: Curiosity

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2013 AZ Awards of Merit: Landscape Architecture

2013 AZ Awards of Merit: Landscape Architecture

Troost Bridge, in Kansas City, Missouri; and Hariri Memorial Garden, in Beirut.

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September 10, 2013

Section: Architecture

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2013 AZ Award Winner: Best Architecture < 1,000 Square Metres

2013 AZ Award Winner: Best Architecture < 1,000 Square Metres

What the jury said: “A city starts with the quality of its public realm, and this is a brilliant example of how great city building can animate streets. The vitrines are a terrific way, too, of leveraging Montreal’s love for cafés.” – Shirley Blumberg, KPMB Architects

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August 19, 2013

Section: Architecture

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Objet d’Art

Objet d’Art

The Cleveland MOCA finally gets its first permanent home – inside a dramatic, jewel-like box.

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August 12, 2013

Section: Architecture

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Ford’s New Focus

Ford’s New Focus

Electric Vehicle Day, celebrated on July 18 at Toronto’s Yonge-Dundas Square, brought together the EV industry’s key players and their new roadsters – including the American automaker’s new Focus Electric sedan.

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July 19, 2013

Section: Curiosity

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BRT Stations Worth Waiting In

BRT Stations Worth Waiting In

An award-winning proposal calls for BRT stations in downtown Chicago that are highly transparent for safety reasons, while reflecting the city’s dynamic street life and renowned modernist architecture.

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June 26, 2013

Section: Architecture

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Six Crowd-funded Projects We’re Watching

Six Crowd-funded Projects We’re Watching

With the proliferation of crowd-funding platforms, creative thinkers can bring to fruition any kind of product, project or event. Our top picks from Kickstarter, Indiegogo and Projexity include a carbon fibre violin and a new technology for recycling industrial waste.

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May 30, 2013

Section: Design

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The Zaha Effect

The Zaha Effect

The Pritzker Prize laureate wins a competition to design Japan’s New National Stadium in Tokyo and puts her signature on another city.

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April 15, 2013

Section: Curiosity

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