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St. Mark’s Bookshop, a New York institution, makes a welcome comeback just a few blocks away from its previous home. Designed by Clouds Architecture Office. Photo courtesy Clouds Architecture Office.

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A staircase in the James A. Farley Post Office annex, in New York City. The original building as it appeared in 1912, the year the original Mckim Mead & White–designed building was completed. Top photo by Nick Carr. 

The stairs at the LV House, in Madrid, Spain. Designed by the Joaquin Torres & Rafael Llamazares architectural studio A-cero.

The Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute, in the northern Canadian village of Oujé-Bougoumou, inspired by the traditional Cree structure called the shaptuan. Designed by Rubin & Rotman Architects.

The Aanischaaukamikw Cree Cultural Institute, in the northern Canadian village of Oujé-Bougoumou, inspired by the traditional Cree structure called the shaptuan. Designed by Rubin & Rotman Architects.

Model at 16 coat stand (1961), in leather, brass and walnut, by Italian Osvaldo Borsani.

Model at 16 coat stand (1961), in leather, brass and walnut, by Italian Osvaldo Borsani.

Etoile éclatée, 1968, lacquered stainless steel panel, by French sculptor Michel Deverne. A cache of his work was recently auctioned in Paris. Find out more about the artist at Pedro Silmon’s blog.

Etoile éclatée, 1968, lacquered stainless steel panel, by French sculptor Michel Deverne. A cache of his work was recently auctioned in Paris. Find out more about the artist at Pedro Silmon’s blog.

"Early One Morning in Tokyo," by Andrew Sampson.

"Early One Morning in Tokyo," by Andrew Sampson.

Tom Bracher’s Vessel lighting, for 3M Architectural Markets. Photo courtesy Architectural Digest.

Tom Bracher’s Vessel lighting, for 3M Architectural Markets. Photo courtesy Architectural Digest.

Color block vignette. At the West End offices of engineering firm Pensar, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Interiors by Marc & Co. Photo courtesy Marc & Co.

Color block vignette. At the West End offices of engineering firm Pensar, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Interiors by Marc & Co. Photo courtesy Marc & Co.

It’s the weekend, now get out. Outdoor dining in Warsaw, Poland. Photo by Katarzyna Sawicka for Weranda.

It’s the weekend, now get out. Outdoor dining in Warsaw, Poland. Photo by Katarzyna Sawicka for Weranda.