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    Architectural completion of Studio Bell

    The National Music Centre (NMC) of Canada celebrates the architectural completion of Studio Bell, its new home designed by Allied Works Architecture. Located in Calgary,
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    Copeman Healthcare Centre opens in Vancouver

    The new Copeman Healthcare Centre at 1128 Hornby Street, centrally located near St. Paul’s Hospital in downtown Vancouver, has officially opened. Designed by Kirsten Reite
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    National Trust awards heritage preservation leaders

    The National Trust for Canada will be recognizing outstanding contributions to heritage preservation at its annual conference this week.
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    Advancements in decorative glass

    Decorative glass is a versatile product that has been used for centuries to meet a variety of design and structural needs. As style and design
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    Electron wall sconce wins design competition

    The Electron Luminaire Wall Sconce by Maurice Laurent Dery & Jordan N Dery in Surrey, B.C. was selected as a winner at an international design
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    Prouvé RAW Office Collection in Vancouver

    Global denim brand G-Star RAW and leading Swiss furniture manufacturer Vitra will launch the Prouvé RAW Office Collection in Vancouver during a private exhibit opening

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    Impact of building materials on human health

    The impact of the built environment on human health and wellness is becoming a more important topic in the industry. As the buildings industry attempts
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    New LEDs allow lighting design evolution

    Lighting design is experiencing an evolution with the introduction of the new energy codes ASHRAE 90.1 – 2010 and NECB 2011 at the end of
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    Understanding regenerative design

    Current green building practice remains focused on individual buildings without acknowledging the larger system context as regenerative design would.

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    The RCMP’s new Nova Scotia headquarters

    The design of the RCMP's new Nova Scotia headquarters reconciles its requirements of internal security and external accountability.
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    Karl Lagerfeld to design Toronto condo lobbies

    Karl Lagerfeld, a German designer, artist and photographer based out of Paris, France, has partnered with CD Capital Developments and Freed Developments to design two lobbies in the new Art Shoppe Lofts + Condos mixed-use development in Toronto, Ont. The condominium will be the first project in North America to involve Lagerfeld’s influential and creative direction.
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    Banff pedestrian bridge a feat of engineering

    Designed with the beauty of Canada’s first national park in mind, the Bow River Pedestrian Bridge in Banff, Alta., is a striking timber superstructure.