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Inside Will Alsop’s Quirky Pioneer Village Station in Toronto

Inside Will Alsop’s Quirky Pioneer Village Station in Toronto

Will Alsop lends his trademark quirk to an ambitious new subway line in Toronto with Finch West and Pioneer Village station. The post Inside Will Alsop’s Quirky Pioneer Village Station in Toronto appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-04-20 21:50:36
5 Things We Learned From New York Architect Liz Diller

5 Things We Learned From New York Architect Liz Diller

Maverick New York architect Liz Diller reflects on navigating one of the world?s toughest building markets. The post 5 Things We Learned From New York Architect Liz Diller appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-04-13 21:50:58
This Abandoned Coal Mine is Now a Hub for Arts and Culture

This Abandoned Coal Mine is Now a Hub for Arts and Culture

In Oignies, France, the decade-long transformation of a coal mine is complete ? and 9-9 Bis is a sprawling cultural complex that honours its heritage. The post This Abandoned Coal Mine is Now a Hub for Arts and Culture appeared first on Azure...
Architecture - 2018-04-13 21:50:58


Toronto’s Next Timber Tower Plan Is A Go

Toronto’s Next Timber Tower Plan Is A Go

... and Moriyama & Teshima and Acton Ostry is the winning team. Their scheme beat out four internationally-renowned firms angling to build The Arbour, a mass-timber tower on Toronto\'s waterfront. The post Toronto’s Next Timber Tower Plan Is A...
Architecture - 2018-04-10 21:50:42
Oslo Airport City Will Be an Energy-Positive Terminal to the Future

Oslo Airport City Will Be an Energy-Positive Terminal to the Future

Haptic Architects has unveiled its master plans for Oslo Airport City, which it hopes to turn into an energy-positive smart city. The post Oslo Airport City Will Be an Energy-Positive Terminal to the Future appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-04-05 21:54:55
What You Need to Know About Alison Brooks

What You Need to Know About Alison Brooks

The RIBA-awarding winning architect will be speaking at [email protected], an international convention being held in Toronto. Here are four key reasons why Alison Brooks is considered one of Europe\'s most important architects. The post What You...
Architecture - 2018-04-03 21:53:27
Concrete is Becoming Smarter, More Sustainable and Beautiful

Concrete is Becoming Smarter, More Sustainable and Beautiful

One of the world?s most polluting building materials is undergoing a seismic revolution, becoming a leaner, lighter and smarter version of itself. Last fall, ETH Zürich released a video that... The post Concrete is Becoming Smarter, More...
Architecture - 2018-03-30 21:53:30
Oskar Zieta’s Nawa is a Surprising Gateway to Daliowa Island

Oskar Zieta’s Nawa is a Surprising Gateway to Daliowa Island

To reinvigorate Daliowa Island in the Polish city of Wroc?aw, designer Oskar Zieta has built Nawa, an eye-grabbing wave-like gateway made of 35 steel arches inflated with air. The post Oskar Zieta’s Nawa is a Surprising Gateway to Daliowa Island...
Architecture - 2018-03-29 21:58:26


The Rise of Timber Towers

The Rise of Timber Towers

A decade ago, photovoltaics and geothermal were all the rage. Now, mass timber has usurped the race for environmentally friendly construction. Here are six towers under development, all of them pioneers of the plyscraper craze. The post The Rise of...
Architecture - 2018-03-22 21:53:51
Connected House is an Architectural Experiment at the Edge of Paris

Connected House is an Architectural Experiment at the Edge of Paris

A Parisian family?s desire to grow old in a masterpiece results in The Connected House, an idiosyncratic project by architects Jakob + Macfarlane. The post Connected House is an Architectural Experiment at the Edge of Paris appeared first on Azure...
Architecture - 2018-03-15 21:56:01
The Architecture of Harassment

The Architecture of Harassment

Many firms have anti-discrimination policies in place ? but is that enough to prevent sexual misconduct in a profession dominated by men" The post The Architecture of Harassment appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-03-15 21:56:01
Culver City’s Vespertine Restaurant is Defined by its Grille Work

Culver City’s Vespertine Restaurant is Defined by its Grille Work

Verspertine\'s wild cladding, conceived by Culver City architect Eric Owen Moss, reflects the stepped-up food inside. The post Culver City’s Vespertine Restaurant is Defined by its Grille Work appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-03-12 21:54:50
The Dolní B?e?any Sports Hall Could Double as a Spaceship

The Dolní B?e?any Sports Hall Could Double as a Spaceship

The Dolní B?e?any Sports Hall, designed by Sporadical in Prague West, clads an ellipsoid dome in aluminum scales ? and it looks downright extraterrestrial. The post The Dolní B?e?any Sports Hall Could Double as a Spaceship appeared first on Azure...
Architecture - 2018-03-08 21:53:50


3XN’s Kim Herforth Nielsen and the Copenhagen Way

3XN’s Kim Herforth Nielsen and the Copenhagen Way

Kim Herforth Nielsen, founder and creative director of Copenhagen\'s 3XN, discusses his firm\'s philosophy, expansion plans and the concept of janteloven. The post 3XN’s Kim Herforth Nielsen and the Copenhagen Way appeared first on Azure...
Architecture - 2018-03-07 21:54:11
The Slenderness of This Spanish Infill House is an Illusion

The Slenderness of This Spanish Infill House is an Illusion

Casa Piedrabuena raises the question: why aren\'t more projects like this narrow Spanish infill house" The post The Slenderness of This Spanish Infill House is an Illusion appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-03-02 21:50:09
Alison Brooks Will Speak in Toronto at Architect@Work

Alison Brooks Will Speak in Toronto at [email protected]

Just announced: Multi-award winning U.K. architect Alison Brooks will speak at [email protected], an international convention being held for the second year in Toronto this April. The post Alison Brooks Will Speak in Toronto at [email protected] appeared...
Architecture - 2018-03-02 21:50:09
Melbourne’s Cirqua Apartments Offer a Porthole View of Leafy Ivanhoe

Melbourne’s Cirqua Apartments Offer a Porthole View of Leafy Ivanhoe

In Melbourne, Cirqua Apartments? defining row of oculi has its roots in the Ivanhoe\'s arts and crafts history. The post Melbourne’s Cirqua Apartments Offer a Porthole View of Leafy Ivanhoe appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-02-28 21:52:13
How Mcleod Bovell Framed a Million-Dollar View in West Vancouver

How Mcleod Bovell Framed a Million-Dollar View in West Vancouver

In west Vancouver, architects Mcleod Bovell Modern Houses provide lessons on how to incorporate the scenery of the region. The post How Mcleod Bovell Framed a Million-Dollar View in West Vancouver appeared first on Azure Magazine.
Architecture - 2018-02-26 21:52:53
The Edmonton Funicular Connects the City to its Back Yard

The Edmonton Funicular Connects the City to its Back Yard

The Edmonton Funicular, designed by Dialog, offers sweeping views of the North Saskatchewan River Valley ? and connects the city with its nearby green spaces. The post The Edmonton Funicular Connects the City to its Back Yard appeared first on...
Architecture - 2018-02-25 21:50:03
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