Missed some of this week’s architecture news, or our tweets and Facebook posts from the last few days? Don’t sweat it—we’ve gathered the week’s must-read stories right here. Enjoy!
Canada hops on the Hyperloop train with Montreal-to-Toronto study
Canada is the latest nation to get on board the hyperloop hype, and its national transportation agency has put out a request for proposals.
OCEANIX and BIG unveil a floating city of the future at the United Nations
Bjarke Ingels and MIT released renderings of a new floating city, Oceanix, a zero-waste, energy-positive, and self-sustaining series of islands.
The Cruising Pavilion, New York, maps queer pasts and futures
The Cruising Pavilion, closing this weekend in New York, brings the spaces of sex into the art gallery after a run at the Venice Biennale.
Christo to wrap the Arc de Triomphe in plastic next spring
Next April, Parisians and art connoisseurs can take in Christo’s public wrapping of the Arc de Triomphe, turning the public icon into pure form.
Enjoy your weekend, and see you next week!