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3 Playful Pavilions at the 2016 London Festival of Architecture

3 Playful Pavilions at the 2016 London Festival of Architecture

The 2016 London Festival of Architecture wraps up next week, after a month of talks, tours and exhibits spread across the British capital city. Festival highlights include these lively outdoor installations that demand interaction and inspire wonder.

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1 day ago

Section: Architecture

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AZ Awards: Have You Got Your Tickets Yet?

AZ Awards: Have You Got Your Tickets Yet?

The sixth annual AZ Awards gala – the biggest architecture and design event of the year – takes place on Friday, at Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works. Now’s the time to get tickets to what will be a spectacular evening.

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11 days ago

Section: Curiosity

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Luminato and Partisans Revive the Hearn

Luminato and Partisans Revive the Hearn

The cavernous Hearn Generating Station gets electrified by Toronto arts festival Luminato and local architects Partisans.

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11 days ago

Section: Interiors

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10 Things to See At Clerkenwell Design Week 2016

10 Things to See At Clerkenwell Design Week 2016

Taking place in various venues spread across London’s Clerkenwell District, this three-day design and architecture extravaganza is replete with eye-popping must-sees. Here are our top 10, from a 3-D printed wheelchair to a Matryoshka-doll inspired pavilion.

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May 22, 2016

Section: Design

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An Opera Depicting Jane Jacobs’ Biggest Street Battle

An Opera Depicting Jane Jacobs’ Biggest Street Battle

A Marvelous Order, staged one March night in New York, presented the operatic battle for neighbourhoods between Jane Jacobs and Robert Moses.

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May 4, 2016

Section: Curiosity

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5 Astonishing Photography Shows on Now in Toronto

5 Astonishing Photography Shows on Now in Toronto

Istanbul, mid-century modern homes, and the metropolis of the future all get close-ups in this year’s edition of the city’s annual Contact Photography Festival.

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April 25, 2016

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Milan Design Week 2016: 5 Big Furniture Launches

Milan Design Week 2016: 5 Big Furniture Launches

The furniture world’s biggest event of the year is just weeks away, and the previews are looking sensational. Here are some of the exciting designer collections – including Ron Arad and Mariscal for Moroso – debuting during Milan Design Week, April 12 to 17.

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March 21, 2016

Section: Design

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AZURE Talks: Chris Wilkinson of WilkinsonEyre

AZURE Talks: Chris Wilkinson of WilkinsonEyre

London architect Chris Wilkinson speaks in Toronto on March 22, as part of the new AZURE Talks lecture series.

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March 1, 2016

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Maison et Objet 2016: What We Saw and Loved

Maison et Objet 2016: What We Saw and Loved

Lasvit’s candy-coloured lamps, Alessi’s inventive clocks and Kristalia’s graceful leather chairs were just a few of the highlights of Maison et Objet, which took place last month in Paris.

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February 5, 2016

Section: Design

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When Designers Dine

When Designers Dine

In support of Casey House, a hospice for people living with AIDS, 12 of Toronto’s top creative firms built the most dreamy table settings imaginable, and then invited guests for a sit-down meal.

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January 26, 2016

Section: Curiosity

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