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  • Groupe Dynamite is a women’s clothing retailer operating 315 stores worldwide under two brands, Dynamite and Garage. Located in Town of Mount Royal’s industrial sector, the head office occupies two large industrial buildings with more than 500 employees. Within their walls, the group creates, designs, markets and distributes a constantly evolving collection to a large […]


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  • Located in the city’s up and coming Southwest neighbourhood this 300 m2 detached house hides a rich spatial complexity behind its tough working class façade. Turning to the neighbourhood’s post-war veteran’s home as its formal point of departure, the architects set out to make a house that simultaneously fits in and stands out from its […]


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A couple with a passion for cooking acquired a house on Drolet street right by Montreal’s Jean-Talon market. They wanted to do a complete renovation and re-organization of the house and had 2 main demands: firstly they wanted a large kitchen island to be the focal point of the house, and secondly they wanted their […]


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It was a real brainteaser for the architect. A room measuring a mere 460 square feet bounded by a large curtain wall to the north along Mont-Royal and another to the east along de la Roche that had to include: a kitchen space for events; a work area for the real estate agents; a waiting […]


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Austrian artist and designer Manfred Kielnhofer has produced a new series of sculptures, named Light Guards, that incorporate polyester figures with energy saving light sources. The result is pretty spectacular. 4 June – 2 October 2011 The first NordArt took place in 1999, since then it has established itself as Northern Europe’s largest annual art […]


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Located in the limit of Lisbon and the city of Almada, this project aims to recover a former wood factory building, into a new function, a night club and lounge, where the sense of diversion and connection to the nature can be more than a slogan. The building is included in the National Ecological Reserve […]


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