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IDS 2015: Sebastian Herkner in Q&A

IDS 2015: Sebastian Herkner in Q&A

The German furniture and product designer will speak on Friday at the Interior Design Show in Toronto. We chatted with him recently about being discovered (by Patrizia Moroso), his unique material-mixing aesthetic and why collaboration feels like one big Ping-Pong game.

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9 days ago

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Top 12 Design and Architecture Events Around the World

Top 12 Design and Architecture Events Around the World

From the design fairs in Toronto, New York and Chicago to the Salone del Mobile and Expo 2015 in Milan, here our Azure’s top 12 picks for design and architecture events, festivals and blow-out shows in the months ahead.

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11 days ago

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5 Can’t-Miss Toronto Design Offsite Events

5 Can’t-Miss Toronto Design Offsite Events

The annual Toronto Design Offsite festival (TODO) transforms the city into a buzzing showcase of great contemporary design from January 19 to 25. Below, our picks for five must-see exhibitions, talks and product unveilings.

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17 days ago

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IMM Cologne 2015: 6 Bold Furnishings for the Home

IMM Cologne 2015: 6 Bold Furnishings for the Home

From January 19 to 25, IMM Cologne in Germany kicks off the year of design fairs. Here are six new furnishings for the home – by such European manufacturers as Interlübke, Cor and Living Divani – that will make their debut there.

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17 days ago

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IDS 2015: 3 Exciting Reasons to Hit the Show

IDS 2015: 3 Exciting Reasons to Hit the Show

The Interior Design Show brings together many of the world’s top brands with talented up-and-comers when it takes over Toronto from January 22 to 25. Here are three features that have us stoked (hint: Luca Nichetto, exciting prototypes and fab furniture brands).

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21 days ago

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2014 in Review: Top 10 Products

2014 in Review: Top 10 Products

Ross Lovegrove’s Diatom chair, Luca Nichetto’s Aureola tea set, Raw Edges’ Caesarstone kitchen – these are just three of the 10 designer products that made our best-of-the-year list.

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December 24, 2014

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IIDEXCanada 2014: What We Saw and Loved

IIDEXCanada 2014: What We Saw and Loved

Beautiful eco-wood furnishings, innovative lighting installations and inspiring talks from star architects – last week’s IIDEXCanada expo in Toronto delivered the goods. Here are our favourite moments from the show.

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December 12, 2014

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2015 Design Trends: Soft Focus

2015 Design Trends: Soft Focus

These three designs – a resin-encased rattan, a linen lampshade and an air-moulded chair – share a milky take on pure white.

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November 26, 2014

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2015 Design Trends: Mirror Images

2015 Design Trends: Mirror Images

From the Jeff Koons retrospective at the Whitney Museum in New York to a tiny lookout on the lochs of Scotland, reflective surfacing still has us transfixed.

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November 19, 2014

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7 Great Furnishings Made With Recycled Wood

7 Great Furnishings Made With Recycled Wood

Conceived for the Design by Nature competition, these imaginative and eco-friendly pieces by Stacklab, Miles Keller, Scott Barker and others are now on show at Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works.

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November 17, 2014

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