Design

Wish List, the Ultimate Collaboration at London Design Festival

Wish List, the Ultimate Collaboration at London Design Festival

For The Wish List, on now at the Victoria & Albert Museum, 10 iconic British designers – including Amanda Levete, Sir Norman Foster and Paul Smith – asked 10 up-and-coming talents to produce the furniture of their dreams.

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Furniture Design

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Furniture Design

Kona lounger, by Miles Keller; Bikini Island, by Werner Aisslinger for Moroso; Stack Buffet by Esrawe Studio; Jumpseat Wall by Ziba Design for Sedia Systems; and Cover, by Giuseppe Bavuso for Rimadesio.

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Architecture

Project to Watch: Fort York Visitors Centre

Project to Watch: Fort York Visitors Centre

An iconic battleground of the War of 1812 finally gets the museum it deserves. But Toronto’s Fort York Visitors Centre – and its stunning weathered steel facade – needs a little help to live up to its fighting spirit.

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture > 1,000 Square Metres

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Architecture > 1,000 Square Metres

Regent Park Aquatic centre Location: Toronto, Ontario Firm: MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects, Toronto Beyond its condo-strewn skyline, one of Toronto’s most impressive recent transformations is taking place in Regent Park,…

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Interiors

Barcelona Inspires a Bold Dining Space in Toronto

Barcelona Inspires a Bold Dining Space in Toronto

Toronto firm +tongtong drew from Spain’s vibrant art legacy – Picasso, Dalí and Gaudí – for one of the city’s newest restaurants, Barsa Taberna.

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A Dutch Coffee Shop with Mesmerizing Interiors

A Dutch Coffee Shop with Mesmerizing Interiors

In Sittard, the Netherlands, design studio Maurice Mentjens plays up the hallucinatory references in two connected interiors for retail shop and cafe Skunk and Relax.

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Curiosity

The Art Installation that Took Over Coachella

The Art Installation that Took Over Coachella

Reflection Field, which artist Phillip K. Smith III erected at Coachella in April, transformed the music festival into a visual spectacle.

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What We’re Reading: Urban-Think Tank on Torre David

What We’re Reading: Urban-Think Tank on Torre David

Torre David: Informal Urban Communities offers a glimpse of life in an uncompleted 45-storey tower that’s home to thousands of squatters.

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