Design

A Kit-of-Parts Kitchen that Can Move With You

A Kit-of-Parts Kitchen that Can Move With You

Italian designer Riccardo Randi’s nomadic kitchen comes flat-packed and can be put together – and taken apart – in less than two hours.

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10 days ago

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Out Now: The Human City Issue

Out Now: The Human City Issue

With our September issue we’re introducing a new and improved Azure, as we begin to roll out changes in our look and editorial content. You’ll find cleaner layouts, less clutter and more ideas and personalities, including interviews with Jeanne Gang and Carlo Ratti, who is featured on our refreshed cover.

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11 days ago

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Cutting Corners: 3 Curvy Collections from Alain Gilles

Cutting Corners: 3 Curvy Collections from Alain Gilles

It’s a big year for Belgian designer Alain Gilles, who has launched a slew of curvaceous new products including a foosball table, a furniture series for Vincent Sheppard, and the inaugural collection for kitchen accessories brand Evolution.

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13 days ago

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Mountain Lake Park Playground Gets a Blast of Colour

Mountain Lake Park Playground Gets a Blast of Colour

Mountain Lake Park Playground, in San Francisco, has undergone a radical transformation, from unsafe and outdated, to accessible and vibrant.

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21 days ago

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Behind the Phenomenal Curtains of Dutch Designer Petra Blaisse

Behind the Phenomenal Curtains of Dutch Designer Petra Blaisse

Dutch designer Petra Blaisse sits down with Azure to reflect on her 30-year career tying together curtain design and landscape architecture.

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July 21, 2017

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Whimsical Berczy Park Makes a Splash in Toronto

Whimsical Berczy Park Makes a Splash in Toronto

The revitalized Berczy Park is a whimsical precedent for a new Toronto, with more welcoming – and more memorable – public spaces.

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July 20, 2017

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5 Design-Savvy Medical Devices

5 Design-Savvy Medical Devices

These design-savvy medical devices put a stylish spin on healthcare necessities to help remove the stigmas often associated with chronic conditions such as asthma, diabetes and scoliosis.

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July 18, 2017

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Deconstructing Karim Rashid’s Decant Bottle for Stratus

Deconstructing Karim Rashid’s Decant Bottle for Stratus

Karim Rashid talks to Azure’s editorial director Nelda Rodger about designing the Decant bottle, designing for content and when to stop designing.

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July 11, 2017

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How Skateboarding Sparked the Practice of This Vancouver Design Duo

How Skateboarding Sparked the Practice of This Vancouver Design Duo

Knauf and Brown – who made our list of the most exciting Canadian product designers of the moment – tell Azure about their craft.

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July 3, 2017

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Canada 150: 30 Canadian Product Designers Leading the Charge

Canada 150: 30 Canadian Product Designers Leading the Charge

Continuing our celebration of the 150th anniversary of Canada’s confederation, we shine the spotlight on 30 Canadian product designers who are producing the most exciting objects in the country.

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June 28, 2017

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