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Jaime Hayon’s Dreamy Playground Installation in Atlanta

Jaime Hayon’s Dreamy Playground Installation in Atlanta

A kid-friendly and climbable collection of sculptures, Jaime Hayon’s Atlanta installation brings whimsy and wonder to the High Museum’s courtyard.

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Scenes from the 2016 AZ Awards Gala

Scenes from the 2016 AZ Awards Gala

On June 17, Azure honoured the winners of the 2016 AZ Awards at a lavish gala at Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works. Here are just a few of the evening’s highlights.

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African Tech Start-Ups Lead the World in Wireless

African Tech Start-Ups Lead the World in Wireless

To bypass the need for infrastructure, African tech companies are creating innovative solutions that are attracting global attention and investment.

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Out Now: The Annual AZ Awards Issue

Out Now: The Annual AZ Awards Issue

In Azure’s July/August issue, the winners of our 6th annual AZ Awards are revealed. Plus, our favourite standouts from Milan Design Week; Zaha Hadid’s legacy continues with her first posthumous building; and the latest products and concepts that are evolving the kitchen.

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AZ Awards: Have You Got Your Tickets Yet?

AZ Awards: Have You Got Your Tickets Yet?

The sixth annual AZ Awards gala – the biggest architecture and design event of the year – takes place on Friday, at Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works. Now’s the time to get tickets to what will be a spectacular evening.

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11 days ago

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Olafur Eliasson Brings a Waterfall to the Palace of Versailles

Olafur Eliasson Brings a Waterfall to the Palace of Versailles

The installation is one of several that the Danish-Icelandic artist has erected in the gardens of the French landmark and inside its grand chateau as part of a summer exhibit.

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11 days ago

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AZ Awards Winners’ Circle: Matthew Mazzotta

AZ Awards Winners’ Circle: Matthew Mazzotta

In the lead up to the sixth annual AZ Awards – to be announced at our Toronto gala on June 17, and in our print issue released that same evening – we’re checking in with some of our past winners for a look at their latest.

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Bjarke Ingels’ Serpentine Gallery Pavilion Unzips For Summer

Bjarke Ingels’ Serpentine Gallery Pavilion Unzips For Summer

This year’s Serpentine Gallery Pavilion is “both solid box and blob,” says the BIG architect. The annual must-see architecture exhibition runs from June 10 to October 9.

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Is Shenzhen the Next Hotbed of Product Innovation?

Is Shenzhen the Next Hotbed of Product Innovation?

Despite its reputation for fakes and cheap electronics, the Shenzhen tech scene is proving the city’s potential as a centre for innovation.

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22 days ago

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Designer Playlist: Boris Berlin

Designer Playlist: Boris Berlin

One half of the Danish design duo Iskos-Berlin on what inspires him.

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25 days ago

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