Design

Behind the Phenomenal Curtains of Dutch Designer Petra Blaisse

Behind the Phenomenal Curtains of Dutch Designer Petra Blaisse

Dutch designer Petra Blaisse sits down with Azure to reflect on her 30-year career tying together curtain design and landscape architecture.

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8 days ago

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Whimsical Berczy Park Makes a Splash in Toronto

Whimsical Berczy Park Makes a Splash in Toronto

The revitalized Berczy Park is a whimsical precedent for a new Toronto, with more welcoming – and more memorable – public spaces.

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9 days ago

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Architecture

A New Exit for the Paris Catacombs by Yoonseux Architects

A New Exit for the Paris Catacombs by Yoonseux Architects

A new exit for the Paris Catacombs, designed by local firm Yoonseux Architects, uses a softly lit outdoor enclosure to ease the transition from the dark tunnels to the city streets.

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19 hours ago

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5 Stunning Summer Getaways

5 Stunning Summer Getaways

For urbanites dreaming of a summer getaway, we’ve rounded up five little cabins – including designs by JacobsChang, Wee Studio, and Jon Danielsen Aarhus – that make for simple retreats from city life.

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4 days ago

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Interiors

A Workspace on Wheels Provides a Home Base for an Online Career Portal

A Workspace on Wheels Provides a Home Base for an Online Career Portal

Los Osos of Portland, Ore., builds a petite and portable workspace inside a warehouse complete with a modular kit-of-parts office system.

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22 hours ago

Kema Studio Converts a Dark Woodshop into an Airy Apartment

Kema Studio Converts a Dark Woodshop into an Airy Apartment

Lisbon firm Kema Studio has transformed a local carpentry workshop into a modern dwelling by celebrating the past, rather than erasing it.

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2 days ago

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Curiosity

Montreal Hosts an Olafur Eliasson Retrospective

Montreal Hosts an Olafur Eliasson Retrospective

Montreal’s Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal plays host to Olafur Eliasson’s first solo exhibition in Canada this summer.

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8 days ago

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Summer Reading List: 5 Beautiful Books

Summer Reading List: 5 Beautiful Books

There’s no better way to pass a sunny afternoon than lounging in the shade with some a good book. Enjoy a little eye candy alongside an icy drink this July, with these five beautiful books that we think are worth adding to your summer reading list.

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12 days ago

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