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Designer Profile: Scott & Scott Architects

Designer Profile: Scott & Scott Architects

Meet the husband-and-wife team behind Scott & Scott Architects, a Vancouver-based firm whose exploration of raw material and the power of craft is earning high praise.

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14 days ago

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Valentine’s Day Wisdom from Power Couples of Architecture and Design

Valentine’s Day Wisdom from Power Couples of Architecture and Design

In honour of Valentine’s Day, we asked architect and designer couples like Neri & Hu, Scott & Scott and Jakob + MacFarlane how they stay together – in work and in love.

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15 days ago

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Meet the Jury of the 2017 AZ Awards

Meet the Jury of the 2017 AZ Awards

We are pleased to introduce the five jurors for the seventh annual AZ Awards, Azure’s international competition that celebrates excellence in architecture and design.

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27 days ago

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Studio Libeskind, Architects for Society Speak Out Against Trump’s Travel Ban

Studio Libeskind, Architects for Society Speak Out Against Trump’s Travel Ban

Architect Daniel Libeskind calls President Donald Trump’s ban of immigrants and refugees from seven Muslim-majority countries “an affront to our freedom and core values.” Plus, how Architects for Society is responding.

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29 days ago

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10 Standout Ideas by Up-and-Coming Designers

10 Standout Ideas by Up-and-Coming Designers

The Pure Talents Contest for up-and-coming designers is an annual highlight of imm Cologne, Germany’s residential furniture fair. Back from the show, David Dick-Agnew picks the best ideas by the young designers who wowed him most.

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January 27, 2017

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5 Emerging Designers That Wowed at Toronto Design Week 2017

5 Emerging Designers That Wowed at Toronto Design Week 2017

Last week, Azure joined throngs of design fans in exploring the Interior Design Show and the Toronto Design Offsite Festival. Here, emerging designers we spotted whose imaginative designs placed them firmly on our radar.

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January 24, 2017

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Talking with Wolf D. Prix about his Shenzhen ‘Cloud’

Talking with Wolf D. Prix about his Shenzhen ‘Cloud’

MOCAPE, the latest masterwork from Viennese architecture firm Coop Himmelb(l)au, hides an unusual secret inside its imposing geometrical walls. Firm founder Wolf D. Prix tells Azure about ‘the Cloud.’

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January 6, 2017

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Q&A: Emanuel Christ and Christoph Gantenbein

Q&A: Emanuel Christ and Christoph Gantenbein

For an extension to the Kunstmuseum Basel in Switzerland, architects Emanuel Christ and Christoph Gantenbein turned to brick, giving the ancient medium a surprising twist with a frieze embedded with programmable LEDs.

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December 19, 2016

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Furniture is a Family Business for Keilhauer

Furniture is a Family Business for Keilhauer

Working together since 1979, the Keilhauer brothers have evolved beyond task chairs to embrace the softer side of office furniture.

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December 17, 2016

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How Blind Architect Chris Downey Keeps Working

How Blind Architect Chris Downey Keeps Working

Is it possible to design without the aid of vision? That’s what blind architect Chris Downey, who lost his vision in 2008, proved true during his keynote talk at this year’s IIDEX Canada, a design and architecture show in Toronto.

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December 15, 2016

Section: Architecture

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