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Giovanna Borasi & Mirko Zardini
Curators at the Canadian Centre for Architecture explore the evolving concept of “healthy” buildings and argue against the new moralistic philosophy of healthism.
Mirko Zardini & Jean-Louis Cohen
What role did architects play during World War II? A new book from the Canadian Centre for Architecture argues that designers were as indispensable as engineers.