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Designer Profile: Daniel Emma

Designer Profile: Daniel Emma

What’s the secret behind Australia’s hottest design duo? Start small and think big.

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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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NeoCon 2016: What We Saw and Loved

NeoCon 2016: What We Saw and Loved

Striking products and innovative concepts were aplenty at NeoCon 2016. Chicago’s Merchandise Mart was filled with impressive offerings for the annual contract furnishings show, including these standouts from Humanscale, BuzziSpace, Carnegie and others.

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7 days ago

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Announcing the Winners of the 2016 AZ Awards

Announcing the Winners of the 2016 AZ Awards

Elite players from the international architecture and design community, some from as far away as Belgium and China, came together on June 17 at Toronto’s historic Evergreen Brick Works as Azure revealed the winners of its sixth annual AZ Awards.

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Charting Sebastian Herkner’s Rise to the Top

Charting Sebastian Herkner’s Rise to the Top

At 35, Sebastian Herkner has become one of Germany’s premier design exports, with more than 10 products launched this year alone at IMM Cologne. Elizabeth Pagliacolo reports on his rise to the top.

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12 days ago

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Makers + Shakers: Super Local

Makers + Shakers: Super Local

These two Design Academy Eindhoven grads are bringing sustainable solutions to rural Malawi. They are part of our Makers + Shakers series – a look at the next generation of independent makers who are tapping into new markets, exploring unconventional materials and using their skills for social good.

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15 days ago

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13 Designs for Cleaner Oceans

13 Designs for Cleaner Oceans

In honour of World Oceans Day, we’ve rounded up 13 of our favourite designs for cleaner oceans – including products from Adidas, Levi’s, Interface and Studio Swine.

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20 days ago

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Makers + Shakers: Zoë Mowat

Makers + Shakers: Zoë Mowat

A Montreal maker with a uniquely feminine sensibility, Zoë Mowat is part of our Makers + Shakers series – a look at the next generation of independent makers who are tapping into new markets, exploring unconventional materials and using their skills for social good.

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20 days ago

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7 Hard-Working Office Designs Debuting at NeoCon 2016

7 Hard-Working Office Designs Debuting at NeoCon 2016

Running from June 13 to 15, the annual Chicago expo delivers the latest and greatest in office and contract furniture, fabrics and lighting. Here are some of our top picks to look for, from brands including Allsteel, Carnegie and Lightcorp.

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21 days ago

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5 Iconic Designs by Gaetano Pesce

5 Iconic Designs by Gaetano Pesce

Italian design legend Gaetano Pesce will appear as the guest of honour at the upcoming 6th annual AZ Awards in Toronto. In advance of his appearance, we look back at five of the hyper-innovative designer’s most iconic works.

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