Design

Konstantin Grcic’s Collapsible Desk for Vitra

Konstantin Grcic’s Collapsible Desk for Vitra

The German designer’s Hack office furniture is fast, cheap and out of control.

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3 days ago

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Barber Osgerby’s Animal Rugs Capture a Sense of Play

Barber Osgerby’s Animal Rugs Capture a Sense of Play

Barber Osberby’s latest designs for The Rug Company extend their collection of wildlife-themed rugs with four new animals. Azure sat down with Jay Osgerby and The Rug Company co-founder Christopher Sharp to learn more about the unusual collaboration.

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7 days ago

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Architecture

SelgasCano’s Luminous Serpentine Pavilion in London

SelgasCano’s Luminous Serpentine Pavilion in London

The 2015 Serpentine Pavilion, designed by young Spanish firm SelgasCano, brings a colourful folly, reminiscent of a stained-glass chrysalis, to London’s Kensington Gardens.

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6 days ago

In Memoriam: Charles Correa

In Memoriam: Charles Correa

India’s greatest modern architect died on June 16 and left an illustrious legacy, from a museum honouring Mahatma Gandhi to his most recently completed project, the Ismaili Centre in Toronto.

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8 days ago

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Interiors

Camper’s Pop-Up Shop in Vitra’s Geodesic Dome

Camper’s Pop-Up Shop in Vitra’s Geodesic Dome

Designed by architect Diébédo Francis Kéré, a pop-up collaboration between the Spanish shoe brand and the German furniture innovator explores new retail concepts and shopping experiences.

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3 days ago

Nendo’s Chocolate Shop in Tokyo is Pure Eye Candy

Nendo’s Chocolate Shop in Tokyo is Pure Eye Candy

For the gourmet Belgian chocolate brand BbyB, the Japanese studio goes graphic in an extra-skinny shop with an eye-popping acrylic display case.

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8 days ago

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Curiosity

Canada’s Monumental Controversies

Canada’s Monumental Controversies

The past few weeks have not been good for Canadian monuments. Two projects have been called out by the architecture community for being too big, too negative and just plain hideous. What’s going on?

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The 2015 AZ Awards: People’s Choice Winners

The 2015 AZ Awards: People’s Choice Winners

Earlier this year, we invited everyone to vote on their favourite finalists for this year’s AZ Awards. While the vox populi concurred with our jury in a handful of cases, there were a few upsets as well. We’re proud to present the 2015 People’s Choice winners.

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