Results

5 Playful Installations Around the World

5 Playful Installations Around the World

Energizing outdoor spaces in New York, Edmonton, Groningen and other cities, these colourful architectural pavilions – some summer-long, others permanent – bring out the kid in everyone.

By  | 

12 days ago

Section: Curiosity

Tags:

Designer Books: Material Alchemy, Mexico City, Life of Work

Designer Books: Material Alchemy, Mexico City, Life of Work

These three titles explore what goes into making new materials, how to visually map Mexico City’s complex terrain, and what can make the office environment much more engaging.

By  | 

17 days ago

Section: Curiosity

Tags: ,

10 Projects We’re Watching: Summer Edition

10 Projects We’re Watching: Summer Edition

These works-in-progress, by firms such as Heatherwick Studio, Studio Gang and SANAA, are remarkable in form and program. Tomorrow’s showstopping structures range from large-scale landscapes to buildings with unusual angles and sweeping curves.

By  | 

23 days ago

Section: Architecture

Tags: ,

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.

By  | 

June 30, 2015

Section: Curiosity

Tags:

Scenes from the 2015 AZ Awards Gala

Scenes from the 2015 AZ Awards Gala

Last week’s AZ Awards Gala at Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works attracted hundreds of architects and designers from around the globe. Here’s just a glimpse of the fun we had.

By  | 

June 25, 2015

Section: Curiosity

Tags: ,

Out Now: The 2015 AZ Awards Issue

Out Now: The 2015 AZ Awards Issue

Azure’s July/August 2015 issue celebrates the winners of our 5th annual AZ Awards. We also present the best of the Milan Furniture Fair, explore the latest in bathroom concepts, materials and product innovation, and take a tour of the Whitney Museum in New York by Renzo Piano.

By  | 

June 22, 2015

Section: Curiosity

Tags: ,

Announcing the Winners of the 2015 AZ Awards

Announcing the Winners of the 2015 AZ Awards

Top players in the international architectural and design community, from Canada, the U.S., Denmark and beyond, gathered at Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works tonight as Azure announced the winners of its fifth annual AZ Awards.

By  | 

June 19, 2015

Section: Curiosity

Tags:

Designer Books: Local Architecture, New Energies and Earthquakes, Mudslides, Fires & Riots

Designer Books: Local Architecture, New Energies and Earthquakes, Mudslides, Fires & Riots

Three new titles exploring, respectively, the importance of site-specific architecture, land art that reinterprets Copenhagen’s energy ambitions, and the graphic design scene that flourished in California from 1936 to 1986.

By  | 

June 12, 2015

Section: Curiosity

Tags:

Designer Playlist: Odile Decq

Designer Playlist: Odile Decq

The French architect, who just established a new school of architecture in a part of Lyon where she’s led on redevelopment, shares what she’s reading, watching and listening to.

By  | 

June 12, 2015

Section: Curiosity

Tags: ,

7 Splendid Lighting Pendants

7 Splendid Lighting Pendants

These daring new fixtures from Modoluce, Kundalini, Danese and other manufacturers come in luminous colours and artistic forms.

By  | 

June 10, 2015

Section: Design

Tags: