Open-concept office design can offer undeniable benefits, from better communication within departments and a more collaborative atmosphere to more efficient use of space. But making an open-concept office work requires more planning than simply setting up rows of desks.
By all appearances, Elon Musk is a smart man. And when he says that the odds are literally billions to one that we’re living in a Matrix-like simulation, people listen. Fortunately, he’s wrong.
In this exclusive interview, architect Sou Fujimoto talks about how to merge fashion and architecture, using light as a material to build in space, and working at the threshold of perception.
I spoke to acclaimed architect Álvaro Siza about his Visitor Centre, soon to be added to the site of the historic Alhambra in Granada, Spain, and the Toronto exhibition that chronicles its progress.
Copenhagen firm BIG now has three game-changing developments underway in Canada: a transformative mixed-use project in Toronto’s Fashion District, the Vancouver House high-rise and the Telus Sky Tower in Calgary.
Snaking along a side of the Trent-Severn Canal in Peterborough, Ontario, the low-slung, green-roofed building by Heneghan Peng Architects, with Kearns Mancini Architects, will connect to the water.