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Winter Lecture Circuit: 10 Must-See Speakers

Winter Lecture Circuit: 10 Must-See Speakers

Rem Koolhaas, the visionary behind the new Shenzhen Stock Exchange, and such other industry-leading thinkers as Larry Scarpa, Phyllis Lambert and Manuelle Gautrand will present their groundbreaking ideas in public lectures in the coming weeks.

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January 8, 2014

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9 Big DesignThinkers – and Writers

9 Big DesignThinkers – and Writers

From Bruce Mau to Lara McCormick, leading figures in graphic design and branding will deliver presentations at Toronto’s DesignThinkers conference, on November 6 and 7. Here, we look at nine speakers who have also published must-read books.

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November 2, 2013

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Azure Trade Talks at the Interior Design Show

Azure Trade Talks at the Interior Design Show

This Friday, Azure presents four stellar speakers – Oki Sato, Jerszy Seymour, Philippe Malouin and Jürgen Mayer H. – during Trade Day at Toronto’s Interior Design Show. Here’s why you want to attend their talks.

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January 23, 2013

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The Winter Lecture Circuit

The Winter Lecture Circuit

In the next two months, such high-profile practitioners as Thom Mayne, Ben van Berkel and Manuelle Gautrand – the architect behind the St. Roch, a mixed-use project with a lacy facade in Montpellier, France – will deliver presentations on their paradigm-shifting work.

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January 2, 2013

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The fall lecture circuit

The fall lecture circuit

Check out these lectures by SANAA’s Ryue Nishizawa, MVRDV’s Nathalie De Vries and other architects and designers behind the best buildings and installations of the last year.

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October 10, 2012

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Jet-set lecture circuit: Winter 2012 edition

Jet-set lecture circuit: Winter 2012 edition

Peel the plastic off your 2012 Moleskine, shuffle around your dinner dates, and make some room for free lectures from architecture and design’s key players, including Michel Rojkind and Jeanne Gang.

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January 9, 2012

Section: Architecture

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The jet-set lecture circuit

The jet-set lecture circuit

Whip out your virtual Moleskines, shuffle around your dinner dates, and make some room for free lectures from architecture and design’s key players.

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October 24, 2011

Section: Architecture

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On Exhibit: Marian Bantjes’s dazzling graphic design

On Exhibit: Marian Bantjes’s dazzling graphic design

Marian Bantjes on middle-of-the-night ideas, the trouble with Adobe Illustrator and designing for Ohio rock band The National.

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March 10, 2011

Section: Design

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What’s next for Todd Saunders

What’s next for Todd Saunders

Not yet 45, the Canadian-born, Norway-based architect Todd Saunders has already built an impressive international career. Last week, he spoke at the University of Toronto about his Fogo Island project as well as his works – past and present – around the world.

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March 9, 2011

Section: Architecture

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What’s on Douglas Coupland’s mind

What’s on Douglas Coupland’s mind

Canadian superstar, author and artist Douglas Coupland spoke at the Conversations in Design symposium held last week in Toronto as part of the Interior Design Show. Here’s what he had to say about modern life.

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February 3, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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