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5468796 Architecture Builds Mexico City Pavilion One Bucket at a Time

5468796 Architecture Builds Mexico City Pavilion One Bucket at a Time

The parking situation in Mexico City is so bad, it’s criminal. Winnipeg’s 5468796 Architecture recently teamed up with local firm Factor Eficiencia to put the spotlight on the issue, with One Bucket at a Time.

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August 24, 2017

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Project Farmhouse in New York Serves Up Healthy Food Education to All

Project Farmhouse in New York Serves Up Healthy Food Education to All

GrowNYC takes its urban garden network indoors to help establish a stronger connection between New Yorkers and the food they eat.

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August 23, 2017

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5 Colourful Summer Installations

5 Colourful Summer Installations

These colourful summer installations – which include elements of the International Garden Festival in Quebec, and a new pavilion by Brooks + Scarpa – are enlivening garden festivals and public spaces around the world.

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August 22, 2017

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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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August 11, 2017

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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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August 10, 2017

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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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August 8, 2017

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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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July 31, 2017

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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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