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Studio Swine’s Experimental Design Changes Perceptions – and Tells Stories

Studio Swine’s Experimental Design Changes Perceptions – and Tells Stories

For Alexander Groves and Azusa Murakami of Studio Swine, design begins with investigation. Their experimental, often melancholic work seeks to uncover stories and feelings lost beneath the surface.

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18 days ago

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Great Gifts Designed By Architects

Great Gifts Designed By Architects

With the holidays fast approaching, we’ve rounded up a selection of gift options – for the design-savvy giver or receiver – from top architects including David Adjaye, Sam Jacob and Bjarke Ingels.

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November 10, 2017

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Ying Gao’s Interactive Fashion Doubles as Cultural Critique

Ying Gao’s Interactive Fashion Doubles as Cultural Critique

Ying Gao believes fashion should innovate, and her ethos is apparent in her work, which she calls “speculative design.”

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November 10, 2017

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Inside the Wooden World of Kengo Kuma

Inside the Wooden World of Kengo Kuma

Japanese architect Kengo Kuma shares his thoughts on building Tokyo’s National Stadium, his usage of wood and his projects in the Pacific Northwest.

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November 10, 2017

Section: Architecture

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How Rachel Griffin Builds Sleekness and Functionality into Objects

How Rachel Griffin Builds Sleekness and Functionality into Objects

Rachel Griffin channels her graphic design training to give simple objects uncommonly sleek silhouettes. We peek into her process.

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November 3, 2017

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Dori Tunstall Wants to Decolonize Design Education

Dori Tunstall Wants to Decolonize Design Education

Here’s how the dean of design at OCAD University in Toronto is advocating for respectful design – and why cultural readdressing matters more than ever.

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November 1, 2017

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Jeanne Gang Wants to Connect People to Nature – and Each Other

Jeanne Gang Wants to Connect People to Nature – and Each Other

Studio Gang founding principal Jeanne Gang shares ideas on how to build a livable city.

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October 11, 2017

Section: Architecture

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Why We’re Looking Forward to Michael Anastassiades at LightForm

Why We’re Looking Forward to Michael Anastassiades at LightForm

The celebrated designer will discuss work, life and lighting at LightForm in Toronto.

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October 10, 2017

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Carlo Ratti Wants to Design Cities of the Future With Data

Carlo Ratti Wants to Design Cities of the Future With Data

The director of MIT’s Senseable City Laboratory will be in Toronto later this week as part of EDIT. He shares how science-driven design may be the next great urban revolution.

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September 26, 2017

Section: Curiosity

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Female Perspectives on Design, and What We Lose Without It

Female Perspectives on Design, and What We Lose Without It

We asked 10 leading practitioners what society has missed out on due to women not having equality in the architectural profession.

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September 25, 2017

Section: Architecture

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