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  • Safdie Architects designs interconnected housing blocks alongside park over train ...
    Orca is a mixed-use development in Toronto designed by Safdie Architects that will have nine interconnected residential towers alongside a park that will be built over a railway. Read more
  • Diversity in Design Collaborative to offer more opportunities for black creatives
    A group of US-based companies has launched an initiative to increase racial diversity across all fields of design through systemic change. Read more
  • Braun marks its centenary with Good Design Masterclass by Ilse Crawford
    Dezeen has teamed up with Braun to present a three-episode masterclass series with British designer Ilse Crawford, which aims to mark 100 years of the German design brand by inspiring "good design for a better future". Read more
  • Serpentine Pavilion's use of biomaterials "more than compensates" for concrete emi...
    The construction of this year's Serpentine Pavilion removed 31 tonnes of carbon from the atmosphere, according to a report by construction consultant AECOM. Read more
  • Ten student architecture projects from the University of Westminster
    A project that examines restoring damaged peatlands in Scotland and another that addresses the housing needs of income poor young people in Beijing are included in Dezeen's latest school show by students at the University of Westminster. Read more
  • Carmen tile collection by Bestile
    Dezeen Showroom: tile manufacturer Bestile has launched a collection called Carmen that has "the look of a handcrafted tile, but features all the benefits of durable porcelain". Read more
  • Shopify to spend $5 million per year "to kickstart demand in carbon removal"
    Shopify's Sustainability Fund is pumping $5 million into projects that remove atmospheric carbon and publishing the results so other companies can follow its lead, fund director Stacy Kauk told Dezeen. Read more
  • 5 Reasons to Tell Your Designer How Much You Really Have to Spend (7 photos)
    Homeowners can be reluctant to tell a designer their actual budget for a remodeling project because they fear the designer will be compelled to spend it all and more. A contract for my design services will include a detailed scope of the project, an estimate of total design fees based on hourly rates,...