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Location: Canada

Sharp Centre for Design Photo: Richard Johnson/Interior Images
February 06, 2006 /

Sharp Centre for Design
Alsop Architects
Toronto, Canada

The elevated "table top" extension to the Ontario College of Art and Design, with its striking black and white pixilated skin and 12 multi-colored legs, stands 26 meters above the mixed Victorian and modern streetscape.

Michael Lee-Chin Crystal by Daniel Libeskind in Toronto, Canada. Photo © Royal Ontario Museum
October 19, 2009 /

Michael Lee-Chin Crystal
Daniel Libeskind
Toronto, Canada

The Royal Ontario Museum project set out to renovate ten new galleries in the existing historical building and creating an extension to the museum, now called the Michael Lee-Chin Crystal.

October 16, 2016 /

Pierre Lassonde Pavilion
OMA
Montreal, Canada

Nestled into Parc des Champs-de-Bataille in Québec City, Canada, the Pierre Lassonde Pavilion at the Musée National des Beaux-arts du Québec (MNBAQ) stands apart from its classical neighbours. Clad in translucent glass and organized in staggered rectangular forms, the building is a brazen addition to a museum campus dotted with twentieth century temples of art.

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