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Neri & Hu’s Dream House for IMM Cologne

Neri & Hu’s Dream House for IMM Cologne

At the annual furniture fair, taking place in January, the Chinese architects will take centre stage with their grid-like house inspired by the notion of Memory Lane.

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On Now: A Politically Charged Fashion Show in Toronto

On Now: A Politically Charged Fashion Show in Toronto

Filled with dramatic runway looks, shocking protest-wear and garments worn by political figures as diverse as JFK and RuPaul, the Politics of Fashion exhibition on view at Toronto’s Design Exchange explores how fashion has been used as a tool for expression.

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7 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: A+ Student Award

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: A+ Student Award

Väärtus Jewellery, by Rowan Liivamägi; and Revitalizing Bamyan, by Safira Lakhani.

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7 days ago

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Bologna Water Design at Cersaie

Bologna Water Design at Cersaie

Cersaie in Bologna presents the world’s top manufacturers of tile, sculptural bath fittings, colourful radiators and more. And a few intimate side streets away, the Bologna Water Design show explores H2O through a different filter.

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8 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Concepts

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Concepts

Taichung Cultural Center by Platform for Architecture + Research; Ring House by MZ Architects; Meditation House by MZ Architects; and Luminous Moon-Gate by Form4 Architecture.

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8 days ago

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Out Now: The October Trends Issue

Out Now: The October Trends Issue

Azure’s annual trends issue reveals the hottest materials, patterns and colours for the year ahead, presents Renzo Piano’s latest spectacle, showcases brilliant light fixtures and carpets, and so much more.

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9 days ago

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An Enchanting Textile Installation in Vienna

An Enchanting Textile Installation in Vienna

With Back in 5 min, a furniture and textile installation in an Empire-style manse, artist and designer Robert Stadler puts a modern spin on 19th century design.

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14 days ago

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The Art Installation that Took Over Coachella

The Art Installation that Took Over Coachella

Reflection Field, which artist Phillip K. Smith III erected at Coachella in April, transformed the music festival into a visual spectacle.

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19 days ago

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What We’re Reading: Urban-Think Tank on Torre David

What We’re Reading: Urban-Think Tank on Torre David

Torre David: Informal Urban Communities offers a glimpse of life in an uncompleted 45-storey tower that’s home to thousands of squatters.

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21 days ago

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A New Kind of Green Roof

A New Kind of Green Roof

For a local arts festival held in West Vancouver in August, architect Matthew Soules constructed an ideal shading device – a massive loggia with a three-dimensional canopy planted with ryegrass and white clover.

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27 days ago

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