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How global designers will collaborate at the Chicago Architecture Biennial

Designers, architects, and researchers will work with Chicago communities to develop programs that benefit the public. By Sara Freund The Chicago Architecture Biennial team announced more than 80 artists, architects, researchers, and academics from 20 countries that will...
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Miami calling: the open call for ARCHMARATHON 2019 is now active

ARCHMARATHON 2019 is an event dedicated to the world of design that focuses attention on architecture and interior design in Canada, USA, Central and Latin America The Open Call for the ARCHMARATHON Awards 2019 which will be held from 7th to 9th November 2019 at the Moore...
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Vote for NBWW projects in the Stella Awards now!

Here’s your chance to cast a vote… below is a list of NBWW projects up for awards. Thanks for participating and spreading the word! Best Hotel/Resort -The Diplomat Beach Resort https://stellaawards.secure-platform.com/a/gallery/rounds/5/details/6826 -Fontainebleau...
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IKEA recreated the simpsons couch, friends apartment and stranger things’ ouji wall

IKEA sifted through thousands of products in their catalogs to create their ‘real life series,’ proving once and for all that art imitates life and life imitates art and the circle continues viciously until you realize: you are online, shopping for real things, based on a render,...
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In 1925, the Bauhaus moved from Weimar to Dessau and into a reinforced-concrete complex formed of three buildings, connected by a bridge and a one-story wing. Photo © Yvonne Tenschert/Bauhaus Dessau Foundation

Architects Reflect on the Bauhaus at 100

RECORD speaks with leading practitioners about the impact of the Bauhaus on their lives and work. Claire Weisz Principal in Charge, WXY Architecture and Urban Design, NYC In my first year of architecture school at the University of Toronto in the 1980s, I discovered Paul Klee’s...
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BP Competition Student Entrants with former Mayor Rahm Emanuel via Newcity Design

Exploring Ideas about Architecture and the Built Environment at the Chicago Architecture Biennial’s Student Ideas Competition

How would you transform a vacant or underused space in your community? by Dustin Lowman Vying for $2,000 in cash prizes, collaboration with a Chicago Architecture Biennial (CAB) partner, and a pat on the back from former Mayor Rahm Emanuel, sixty-one student teams from forty-two...
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10 unmissable events and exhibitions at London Festival of Architecture 2019

London Festival of Architecture starts today and we’ve picked out the best things to see, including a colourful pavilion and a Patrick Schumacher talk. Tom Ravenscroft With the London Festival of Architecture kicking off today, Dezeen’s deputy editor Tom Ravenscroft...
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Star Wars land: An inside look at Disneyland’s immersive new world

As is the Disney way, designers built a fully interactive environment that pays homage to every part of the Star Wars franchise. By Megan Barber Lovers of all things Star Wars, this is the week. Tomorrow, on May 31, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will open in Disneyland in Anaheim,...
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Salk Institute develops a plant that offers a solution to climate change

California’s Salk Institute for Biological Studies is developing a plant that can store excess carbon dioxide in its roots, in a bid to curb the effects of climate change. Augusta Pownall California’s Salk Institute for Biological Studies is developing a plant that...
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Dezeen Awards 2019 deadline extended to 3 June

Entries for Dezeen Awards 2019 will now close on Monday 3 June at 23:59 UK time instead of today. You have an extra four days to enter! Rebecca Grove The Dezeen Awards website got overloaded yesterday! So we’re giving entrants an extra three days to get their entries in....
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