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What You Need to See at the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017

What You Need to See at the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017

Kicking off today and running until January 22, the Toronto Design Offsite Festival 2017 transforms the city into a design bonanza, showcasing the best of the local scene. There are more than 100 events to check out – including these must-see exhibits and installations.

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4 days ago

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Todd Bracher’s Das Haus Imagines a Home That Balances “Mind, Body and Soul”

Todd Bracher’s Das Haus Imagines a Home That Balances “Mind, Body and Soul”

On the floor at German furniture fair imm Cologne, David Dick-Agnew speaks to the New York industrial designer about his interpretation of Das Haus, the annual installation focused on the future of domestic space.

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5 days ago

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Partisans Bends Light to Create the Ghostly Gweilo (VIDEO)

Partisans Bends Light to Create the Ghostly Gweilo (VIDEO)

Azure visited Partisans, a Toronto architecture and design firm, to film the making of its innovative Gweilo light ahead of its launch at the Interior Design Show. Here’s a sneak peek at what the studio will be making live at the show, which kicks off in Toronto on January 19.

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The Top Industrial Design Schools in Europe and the U.K.

The Top Industrial Design Schools in Europe and the U.K.

When it comes to shaping the next generation of innovators and thinkers in design, these are the top industrial design schools in Europe and the U.K.

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5 Product Launches That Prove Curves Are Back

5 Product Launches That Prove Curves Are Back

Want a peek at the fresh new furniture and lighting that will launch in the coming year? Look no further than the imm Cologne 2017 international interiors show, opening on January 16. Here are five upcoming debuts which suggest that — when it comes to furniture and lighting — there are curves ahead.

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11 days ago

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David Adjaye, Plus Other Can’t-Miss Events at Toronto Design Week 2017

David Adjaye, Plus Other Can’t-Miss Events at Toronto Design Week 2017

The Toronto Design Offsite Festival and the Interior Design Show bring seven days of fresh design and world-renowned guests to Canada’s cultural capital next week. Here’s who – and what – you need to see at Toronto Design Week 2017.

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11 days ago

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The Best Architecture and Design Moments of 2016

The Best Architecture and Design Moments of 2016

From the breathtaking Bahá’i Temple Santiago by Hariri Pontarini to Campari’s sophisticated Toronto office to a game-changing concept for 3D-printed wheelchairs, these are the best architecture and design moments of 2016.

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12 days ago

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The Top Industrial Design Schools in North America

The Top Industrial Design Schools in North America

When it comes to shaping the next generation of innovators and thinkers in design, these are the top industrial design schools in North America.

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15 days ago

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Q&A: Emanuel Christ and Christoph Gantenbein

Q&A: Emanuel Christ and Christoph Gantenbein

For an extension to the Kunstmuseum Basel in Switzerland, architects Emanuel Christ and Christoph Gantenbein turned to brick, giving the ancient medium a surprising twist with a frieze embedded with programmable LEDs.

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December 19, 2016

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Furniture is a Family Business for Keilhauer

Furniture is a Family Business for Keilhauer

Working together since 1979, the Keilhauer brothers have evolved beyond task chairs to embrace the softer side of office furniture.

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December 17, 2016

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