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Hennepin County Walker Library Hennepin County Walker Library

Vincent James and Jennifer Yoos discuss how this reimagining of a legacy library helped to reinvigorate the streetscape in this neighborhood in northern Minneapolis. Read more

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United States Courthouse, Designed by Thomas Phifer and Partners United States Courthouse, Designed by Thomas Phifer and Partners

This new center in Salt Lake City is, the New York-based firm hopes, a luminous metaphor for the state of the justice system in America. Read more

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Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Designed by Antoine Predock Architect Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Designed by Antoine Predock Architect

The new museum in Winnipeg, Manitoba, is the culmination of nearly a decade of design work for the Albuquerque-based practice. Read more

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Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, designed by John Wardle Architects and NADAAA in collaboration Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, designed by John Wardle Architects and NADAAA in collaboration

For the University of Melbourne’s design school in Australia, the two architecture firms have created a new building that wears pedagogy on its well-appointed sleeve. Read more

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Fondation Louis Vuitton, Designed by Gehry Partners Fondation Louis Vuitton, Designed by Gehry Partners

Frank Gehry discusses the inception of his pavilion-like cultural center in Paris’s Bois de Boulogne, and how his design process influenced the result. Read more

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La Brea Housing, Designed by Patrick Tighe Architecture with John V. Mutlow Architects La Brea Housing, Designed by Patrick Tighe Architecture with John V. Mutlow Architects

This 32-unit affordable housing complex in West Hollywood, Calif., packs a lot of design bang for the buck. Read more

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South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, Designed by Woods Bagot South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute, Designed by Woods Bagot

This new facility is meant to jumpstart the state’s international medical science efforts and provide the Australian city of Adelaide with its own architectural icon. Read more

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Qingdao World Horticultural Expo Theme Pavilion, Designed by UNStudio Qingdao World Horticultural Expo Theme Pavilion, Designed by UNStudio

Ben van Berkel of UNStudio describes his series of quietly colorful structures designed for one of China’s largest flower shows. Read more

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S-House, Designed by Yuusuke Karasawa Architects S-House, Designed by Yuusuke Karasawa Architects

The Tokyo-based firm designed a glazed, split-level house in Japan’s Saitama prefecture that explores the owner’s interest in the networks formed by space and nature. Read more

Michigan State University Researchers Develop a Transparent Solar Collector
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Michigan State University Researchers Develop a Transparent...

A team of engineers and scientists have created a photovoltaic polymer film that... Read more

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