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5 Design Superstars – Then and Now

5 Design Superstars – Then and Now

Over the course of Azure’s 30 years, the magazine has spotted many a rising talent. Here are five big names – Studio Job, Nendo, Front, Raw Edges and Formafantasma – that we first brought attention to in Identikit, our regular feature on emerging designers.

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Q&A with David Adjaye

Q&A with David Adjaye

“We’re the generation that doesn’t have a conflict with style,” says the British architect. On hand at Salone del Mobile, Adjaye gives us his take on his new Art-Deco-inspired chair that celebrates form and eschews minimalism.

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Architecture

A City-Within-a-City Transforms Malmö’s Cultural Life

A City-Within-a-City Transforms Malmö’s Cultural Life

Copenhagen’s Schmidt Hammer Lassen has designed a cultural hub in nearby Malmö, Sweden, that brings a range of functions together into a city-like collection of staggered volumes.

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A Transformative House Addition in Ottawa

A Transformative House Addition in Ottawa

Batay-Csorba Architects reprogrammed an old-fashioned Victorian house with a three-storey addition that not only adds room, but also modernizes the existing space for a more open, functional plan.

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8 days ago

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Interiors

Italy’s First Raw Vegan Restaurant is Adorable

Italy’s First Raw Vegan Restaurant is Adorable

In the land of lasagna and osso buco, Mantra is the first raw-vegan restaurant. Besides kale chips and dairy-free desserts, the Milan eatery also serves up a lovely environment with a fresh graphic identity.

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Snarkitecture’s Dreamy Installation for COS

Snarkitecture’s Dreamy Installation for COS

In Milan, the New York studio transformed an industrial space into a whiteout shop interior for the fashion label, with ribbons of woven textile and artful white furnishings.

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Azure Celebrates its 30th Anniversary with Diesel Living

Azure Celebrates its 30th Anniversary with Diesel Living

As part of New York’s design week, Diesel Living – in collaboration with Moroso, Seletti, Foscarini and Scavolini – is hosting a celebration of Azure’s 30th at WantedDesign NYC.

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10 Toronto Photography Shows for Architecture Lovers

10 Toronto Photography Shows for Architecture Lovers

During the Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival, on throughout May, photographers fill over 200 venues with inspiring images. Here are 10 exhibits focused on the urban landscape, from subway stations to industrial factories.

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