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Discreetly conspicuous: Moesgaard Museum in Denmark

Moesgaard Museum by Henning Larsen Architects

Photograph: Jens Lindhe

This year the Moesgaard Museum in Skåde, located south of Aarhus, has already won several distinctions.

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Pure transparency: Tea house by Tokujin Yoshioka

Glass tea house by Tokujin YoshiokaThe idea for a fully glazed traditional Japanese tea house came about in 2002, and the design was presented nine years later. Since then the project has been realised, with the tea house recently being unveiled to the public.

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MAY

New large-scale project: The Floating Piers by Christo

Image: André Grossmann © 2015 Christo

Image: André Grossmann © 2015 Christo

Christo has not worked in Italy for the past 40 years. This will soon be changing when he sets up a gigantic floating pier on Lombardy’s Lake Iseo for a 16-day installation in June 2016.

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Cable chaos: Restaurant by Kengo Kuma

Cable chaos restaurant by Kengo Kuma

Photograph: Erieta Attali

In an instance of high-grade upcycling, Japan’s star architect Kengo Kuma has given a small but very popular Tokyo restaurant a fascinating new outfit.

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Modern magic: »Flyte« floating light bulb

»Flyte« floating light bulb by Simon Morris This is no optical illusion: the light bulb actually floats above its base.

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