Design

A Major Lighting Innovation at Viabizzuno

A Major Lighting Innovation at Viabizzuno

The Italian lighting manufacturer Viabizzuno has created one of the most spectacular installations – a series of silos filled with incredible lighting scenarios – and released one new and ingenious product.

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2 days ago

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9 All-Weather Travel Accessories

9 All-Weather Travel Accessories

From beach to ski resort, these nine novel essentials – by Rimowa, Canon, Knoll and more – are musts for the seasoned traveller.

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3 days ago

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Architecture

Instagram Goes Inside the Gehry-Designed Facebook Campus

Instagram Goes Inside the Gehry-Designed Facebook Campus

A bevy of photographers have captured the first images of the flexible work environment – energized by blasts of colour – that Frank Gehry is designing in Menlo Park, California.

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A Multiplanar Airport Terminal in Russia

A Multiplanar Airport Terminal in Russia

Grimshaw Architects brings elegance and light to Pulkovo Airport, one of Russia’s busiest terminals.

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5 days ago

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Interiors

10 Memorable Retail Shops of the Past 30 Years

10 Memorable Retail Shops of the Past 30 Years

From the first Muji shops to Yabu Pushelberg’s breakout project, here are 10 momentous retail interiors that we have seen over 30 years of Azure magazine.

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5 days ago

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A Sojourn in a 12th-Century Paris Monastery

A Sojourn in a 12th-Century Paris Monastery

In something of a divine intervention, Patrick Jouin and Sanjit Manku installed the contemporary Fontevraud Hotel within the limestone walls of one of the world’s best-preserved abbeys.

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8 days ago

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Curiosity

Carpet Magic at Ventura Lambrate in Milan

Carpet Magic at Ventura Lambrate in Milan

We Make Carpets, based in the Netherlands, creates an intricate floor display that looks like a patchwork of rugs from a distance. But up close they are made of something else entirely.

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2 hours ago

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Designer Books: Imagine Architecture, Sagrada and Beautiful Users

Designer Books: Imagine Architecture, Sagrada and Beautiful Users

A book on fantasy architecture, a documentary on Antoni Gaudí’s most famous building and a survey of ergonomic design to go with the Cooper Hewitt’s Beautiful Users exhibition, which ends April 21.

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22 hours ago

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