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“A Building Should Be Nurturing and Protect People Within”: In conversation with Douglas Cardinal

Added: 04.08.2020 4:30 | 6 views | 0 comments

(b. 1934) is a visionary indigenous Canadian architect based in Ottawa, Ontario. He grew up in Red Deer, Alberta. His mother, who was of German origins, loved painting and music, and both became his passions as well during his years at a Catholic boarding school. In 1953, he started studying architecture at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, but was forced to leave two years later due to his outspoken opposition to follow rigid geometry of the Bauhaus and International Style models, championed by his professors. He wanted to create buildings that would respond to nature and the organic rhythm of life, drawing from his childhood experience of being intimate with nature.


Dumba kneels, NHL puts focus on Black Lives Matter movement

Added: 03.08.2020 9:53 | 12 views | 0 comments

Minnesota’s Matt Dumba became the first NHL player to kneel during the U.S. national anthem when he did so before the opening playoff game between Edmonton and Chicago in Edmonton, Alberta.

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Hyundai promotes former BMW exec to randd chief in management shake-up

Added: 12.12.2018 11:09 | 0 views | 0 comments

Hyundai Motor appointed Albert Biermann, a former BMW executive, as its first foreign head of research and development, raising expectations of a smooth transition of power at the family-run business empire.

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