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Toronto’s Next Generation: Benjamin Dillenburger

Toronto’s Next Generation: Benjamin Dillenburger

Benjamin Dillenburger is a parametric designer and architect conjuring intricate and fantastical 3-D printed interiors and buildings. He’s part of Azure’s chosen five: Toronto firms that are climbing to new heights.

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15 days ago

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Interview with Sebastian Bergne

Interview with Sebastian Bergne

Few product designers are as prolific or versatile as Sebastian Bergne, whose enormous portfolio ranges from playful decor items to function-first cookware. We spoke with the London, UK, designer at Messe Frankfurt’s Ambiente fair, where he curates a selection of everyday objects with an ingenious twist.

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April 14, 2015

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Video: Inside Toronto’s Integral House Azure Video

Video: Inside Toronto’s Integral House

An architectural jewel in Toronto, Integral House stands out for its exquisite curved form and remarkable detailing. In this exclusive video, we explore with architect Brigitte Shim the many sublime spaces of the award-winning house.

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April 1, 2015

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The Philosopy of Bureau Spectacular, in Five Words

The Philosopy of Bureau Spectacular, in Five Words

Jimenez Lai of Los Angeles-based Bureau Spectacular works at the intersections of architecture and design, possible and practical. Here are five words that reveal Lai’s unique take on humanizing architecture and keeping things interesting.

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March 23, 2015

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In Memoriam: Michael Graves

In Memoriam: Michael Graves

The American architect, who died last week at the age of 80, bucked convention throughout his career, from his embrace of postmodernism to collaborations with consumer brands and a focus on healthcare and universal accessibility.

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March 16, 2015

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Valentine’s Day Wisdom: Couples That Work Together, Stay Together

Valentine’s Day Wisdom: Couples That Work Together, Stay Together

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, we asked architects and designers Neri & Hu, Jakob + MacFarlane and Yabu Pushelberg how they work together – and stay together.

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February 10, 2015

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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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January 21, 2015

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IDS 2015: 5 Hot Speakers To Check Out

IDS 2015: 5 Hot Speakers To Check Out

Next week, the Interior Design Show in Toronto gathers together furniture designer Sebastian Herkner, Missoni Home director Wanda Jelmini, architect Marlon Blackwell and other inspiring talents from around the world.

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January 13, 2015

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7 Lectures You’ll Want to Hear in 2015

7 Lectures You’ll Want to Hear in 2015

Ma Yansong, Gilles Saucier and Bill Clinton – these are just a few of the big names giving talks on architecture and design in the coming months.

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January 12, 2015

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Q+A with Daniel Libeskind

Q+A with Daniel Libeskind

The master-planner of New York’s World Trade Center talks about grand-scale collaboration, the personal significance of Ground Zero, and building the new National Holocaust Monument in Ottawa.

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January 7, 2015

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