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Moroso Makes a Table for Marina Abramović

Moroso Makes a Table for Marina Abramović

Daniel Libeskind’s limited edition table-and-chair for the Italian brand is inspired by Counting the Rice, Marina Abramović’s endurance performance project where participants sort grains of rice from lentils for six hours straight.

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5 days ago

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Fogo Island Inn Launches Furniture Collection

Fogo Island Inn Launches Furniture Collection

The Fogo Island Inn collection, which fêted its international debut last night at Toronto showroom Klaus, is made up of 70 wonderful pieces by world-renowned designers and local artisans that tell a story about place and history.

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11 days ago

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London Design Festival 2014: What We Saw and Loved

London Design Festival 2014: What We Saw and Loved

Boasting over 300 events, LDF transformed the capital into a stage for design and art. Here, Azure contributor Giovanna Dunmall picks her favourites – from Studio Job’s fighting cats to Naomi Paul’s crafted pendants.

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27 days ago

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10 Best Bets at IDSWest

10 Best Bets at IDSWest

Now in its 10th year, IDSWest mixes stellar West Coast talent with top-tier international designers. Azure will be there – September 25 to 29 – to scope out the latest and greatest. Here’s our list of 10 things not to miss.

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September 19, 2014

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Wish List, the Ultimate Collaboration at London Design Festival

Wish List, the Ultimate Collaboration at London Design Festival

For The Wish List, on now at the Victoria & Albert Museum, 10 iconic British designers – including Amanda Levete, Sir Norman Foster and Paul Smith – asked 10 up-and-coming talents to produce the furniture of their dreams.

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September 16, 2014

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Furniture Design

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Furniture Design

Kona lounger, by Miles Keller; Bikini Island, by Werner Aisslinger for Moroso; Stack Buffet by Esrawe Studio; Jumpseat Wall by Ziba Design for Sedia Systems; and Cover, by Giuseppe Bavuso for Rimadesio.

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September 15, 2014

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2014 AZ Awards Winner: Best Furniture Design

2014 AZ Awards Winner: Best Furniture Design

Vancouver’s Niels Bendtsen reinvents the tub chair with his elegant and vibrant U Turn Chair.

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August 27, 2014

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On Now: Li Edelkoort Brings Back Craft

On Now: Li Edelkoort Brings Back Craft

Gathering, the Dutch trend forecaster’s show at Design Museum Holon, highlights creative talents – from Dror Benshetrit and Raw Edges to Issey Miyake – who are adapting traditional techniques for high design.

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July 4, 2014

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10 Great Hospitality Furnishings at HD Expo

10 Great Hospitality Furnishings at HD Expo

On until May 16, Las Vegas hosts the Hospitality Design Expo, a showroom event and conference tailored to designers of hotels, restaurants, clubs and spas. Here, we take a look at some of the contract furniture and textiles hitting Sin City.

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May 14, 2014

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On Now: Joris Laarman’s Bits & Crafts

On Now: Joris Laarman’s Bits & Crafts

This playful exhibit at New York’s Friedman Benda Gallery shows the Amsterdam designer experimenting with the relationship between digital techniques and handcrafting, ornament and function to come up with innovative furnishings.

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May 13, 2014

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