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Operaen, the Copenhagen Opera House, in Norway, designed by Henning Larsen Architects. Photo courtesy Henning Larsen, via Interior Design.

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Fine design flanks artwork in a London home. Renovation by Niall McLaughlin.

Fine design flanks artwork in a London home. Renovation by Niall McLaughlin.

Awash in a sea of teal, Batman and Robin spat. PIL House, in São Paulo, Brazil, designed by Studio Guilherme Torres. Photo by Lufe Gomes.

Awash in a sea of teal, Batman and Robin spat. PIL House, in São PauloBrazil, designed by Studio Guilherme Torres. Photo by Lufe Gomes.

"Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red," an installation of ceramic poppies at the Tower of London, commemorates the start of World War I, in 1914. When completed on November 11 (Remembrance Day in Great Britian), 888,246 poppies will have been "planted." Designed by ceramic artist Paul Cummins and set designer Tom Piper. Photos by Tom Piper.

All the comforts of the colorful, minimal home. Designed in Warsaw, Poland, by KW Studio.

All the comforts of the colorful, minimal home. Designed in Warsaw, Poland, by KW Studio.

A suspended white steel staircase distinguishes this Oslo, Norway, loft. Designed by London-based Haptic Architects. Photos by Simon Kennedy and Inger Marie Grini.

Meeting place. TPG Architecture offices, New York. Photo by Eric Laignel.

Meeting place. TPG Architecture offices, New York. Photo by Eric Laignel.

The stately grey stone of this Montreal townhouse betrays no hint of the streamlined interiors designed by Anne Sophie Goneau Design.

The stately grey stone of this Montreal townhouse betrays no hint of the streamlined interiors designed by Anne Sophie Goneau Design.

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.