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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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16 days ago

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The Secret of Bocci’s Success

The Secret of Bocci’s Success

Azure brings you inside the Vancouver studio of Canada’s most original lighting manufacturer.

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16 days ago

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14 Sensational Light Fixtures for the Ultimate Live-Work Space

14 Sensational Light Fixtures for the Ultimate Live-Work Space

These monochromatic beauties, by such brands as Artemide, Tobias Grau, Tom Dixon, Umbra and Rich Brilliant Willing, impeccably combine materials and technology together.

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December 1, 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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5 Ways LEDs Have Revolutionized Lighting

5 Ways LEDs Have Revolutionized Lighting

Shuji Nakamura, Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano, the three innovators who made the white LED possible, have just won the Nobel Prize in Physics. Here are five ways their breakthrough has changed the course of lighting design – and everyday life.

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October 9, 2014

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Lighting Design

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Lighting Design

Lightfalls, by Todd Bracher for 3M; and Halo Light by Pensar for Illumagear.

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September 16, 2014

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Terence Woodgate’s Solid Lighting Collection Gets Smart

Terence Woodgate’s Solid Lighting Collection Gets Smart

Not just a pretty face, Terence Woodgate’s Solid lighting collection now comes with LED and Bluetooth technology.

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September 12, 2014

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2014 AZ Awards Winner: Best Lighting Design

2014 AZ Awards Winner: Best Lighting Design

With Coil Lamp, Toronto’s Castor Design retools existing objects into an illuminating design.

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August 25, 2014

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5 Outdoor Lights for Patios, Gardens and Courtyards

5 Outdoor Lights for Patios, Gardens and Courtyards

Super durable, flexible and elegant, the latest exterior lamps from manufacturers like Kreon, Targetti and Modular Lighting Instruments enhance outdoor spaces long after summer is over.

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August 22, 2014

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5 Fantastic Table and Floor Lamps

5 Fantastic Table and Floor Lamps

From such luminaries as Jaime Hayon, Jean Nouvel and Claesson Koivisto Rune, five lamps for tables and floors that pack star power.

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August 15, 2014

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