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Architecture & Construction
Author: Anthony Morales
Sugar Beach Earns Landscape Architecture Nomination
Sugar Beach has been selected as one of two finalists in Azure Magazine's 2012 AZ and People's Choice...
Vancouver Tower Takes Ancient Route to Sustainability
The Beach and Howe Tower, which has been planned for downtown Vancouver, employs solar orientation techniques
Biology in Architecture a Growing Trend
With awareness of carbon footprints, emissions and green technologies growing, forward-thinking architects are adding biology to an already...
Architecture Gets Back to Artistic Roots
Luxembourg Apartment is uniquely shaped as, unlike conventional apartments complexes, living spaces sit asymmetrically atop one another
Governor General’s Medal Winners Selected
A dozen of Canada's best and most innovative new buildings have earned Canada's top distinction with the announcement...
The Role of Architecture in Social Housing Stigma
While there can be no doubting the need for social housing, the architecture used in the projects can...
Green Space Provides Unexpected Health Benefits
By adding green spaces in urban environments, developers can help curb this growing problem.
Algae an Unlikely Ally in Green Building
Though it is typically viewed by most as an impediment to a pleasant swim, algae is now being...
Hotel Takes Green Building to New Heights
The Park Royal on Pickering development is a striking example of the growing trend with a building that...
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