Design

What You Need to See at the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017

What You Need to See at the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017

Kicking off today and running until January 22, the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017 transforms the city into a design bonanza, showcasing the best of the local scene. There are more than 100 events to check out – including these must-see exhibits and installations.

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Todd Bracher’s Das Haus Imagines a Home That Balances “Mind, Body and Soul”

Todd Bracher’s Das Haus Imagines a Home That Balances “Mind, Body and Soul”

On the floor at German furniture fair imm Cologne, David Dick-Agnew speaks to the New York industrial designer about his interpretation of Das Haus, the annual installation focused on the future of domestic space.

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A Corten-Clad Monument in the Prairies Reflects on Métis Life, Past and Present

A Corten-Clad Monument in the Prairies Reflects on Métis Life, Past and Present

The historic narrative of the village of Batoche, in Saskatchewan, is a familiar one – appropriation of a thriving Métis settlement by the Canadian government. A new installation contemplates that history.

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A Bold Intervention in Chile’s Atacama Desert

A Bold Intervention in Chile’s Atacama Desert

Designed to draw visitors to one of the world’s driest environments, the Center of Interpretation of the Desert engages in a dramatic visual dialogue with the raw landscape that surrounds it.

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Interiors

SelgasCano Creates a Hip Bookstore in East London

SelgasCano Creates a Hip Bookstore in East London

With a no-phone policy and a cheap and cheerful space designed by SelgasCano, a tiny shop on London’s Hanbury Street is bringing back the humble bookstore.

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A Century-Old Streetcar Depot in Amsterdam is Reborn as a Hip Restaurant

A Century-Old Streetcar Depot in Amsterdam is Reborn as a Hip Restaurant

In Amsterdam-West, Kanarie Club pays tribute to its past life as a depot for repairing streetcars.

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The Architecture and Design Events You Don’t Want to Miss in 2017

The Architecture and Design Events You Don’t Want to Miss in 2017

The first half of 2017 is jam-packed with great architecture and design events and exhibitions. Here are our top picks for winter and spring.

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How Dyslexia Can Be a Creative Catalyst for Designers

How Dyslexia Can Be a Creative Catalyst for Designers

Dyslexic Design, a recent exhibition in London, makes the case that a disability can, in fact, be a gift that is a catalyst for innovative thinking.

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