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4 Seminars You Need to Check Out At IIDEXCanada 2016

4 Seminars You Need to Check Out At IIDEXCanada 2016

IIDEX, Canada’s design and architecture exposition and conference, is less than four weeks away and time is running out to register for the show’s stellar line-up of learning sessions. Here are four best bets we’ve picked from more than 100 seminars and summits.

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26 days ago

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Trendspotting at Orgatec 2016: Modular Seating

Trendspotting at Orgatec 2016: Modular Seating

Azure managing editor Kendra Jackson, on the ground at Europe’s largest contract fair, picks the best modular seating systems she’s seen at the show thus far.

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October 26, 2016

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5 Inspiring Speakers at DesignThinkers 2016

5 Inspiring Speakers at DesignThinkers 2016

Toronto’s annual visual communication conference brings together creative pros to swap beautifully designed business cards and discuss industry trends. Here, we round up the five talks we’re most looking forward to.

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October 25, 2016

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Vincent Van Duysen: Biennale Interieur’s Designer of the Year

Vincent Van Duysen: Biennale Interieur’s Designer of the Year

Biennale Interieur 2016, the carefully curated Belgian design festival, has wrapped up in Kortrijk. At centre stage of this year’s event, Antwerp architect Vincent Van Duysen was named the fair’s Designer of the Year.

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October 24, 2016

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Sneak Peek: DX Intersection, Toronto’s Preeminent Design Fundraiser

Sneak Peek: DX Intersection, Toronto’s Preeminent Design Fundraiser

In support of Design Exchange, Canada’s design museum, the annual DX Intersection gala is a splashy celebration of all things creative.

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October 18, 2016

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The Value of Architecture and Design Biennales

The Value of Architecture and Design Biennales

What can architecture and design biennales do for a city? Aaron Betsky, dean of the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture in Arizona, explores the pros and cons of hosting mega-shows.

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October 6, 2016

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IDS Vancouver 2016: Dutch Exchange and Other Spectacular Spaces

IDS Vancouver 2016: Dutch Exchange and Other Spectacular Spaces

In addition to the great products we saw at IDS Vancouver 2016, there were also some stunning booths. Here are five of our favourites, including Burgers Architecture’s Dutch Exchange and Living Divani’s tribute to the Frog chair.

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October 5, 2016

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Cersaie 2016: What We Saw and Loved

Cersaie 2016: What We Saw and Loved

At Cersaie 2016, the world’s biggest tile fair, new tile collections borrowed from the past, melded genres, grew bigger (yet thinner) and demanded to be touched.

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October 4, 2016

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The Venice Biennale and the Battle for Quality of Life

The Venice Biennale and the Battle for Quality of Life

What emerges at the Venice Biennale, curated by Pritzker laureate Alejandro Aravena – and featuring 88 firms from 37 countries – is a hopeful picture of architecture with a more relevant scope, whether in the developed or developing world.

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September 30, 2016

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3 Community-Building Initiatives of the 2016 Detroit Design Festival

3 Community-Building Initiatives of the 2016 Detroit Design Festival

The 2016 Detroit Design Festival, which ran from September 21 to 25, demonstrated that the city’s innovative future lies in bringing creatives and community together.

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September 29, 2016

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