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2014 in Review: Top 10 Newsmakers

2014 in Review: Top 10 Newsmakers

Frank Gehry’s middle-finger salute, Herman Miller’s shopping spree, Shigeru Ban’s big year – these are just a few of the 10 most memorable moments in the year of architecture and design.

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3 days ago

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Find Out the Latest on Mirvish + Gehry at IIDEXCanada

Find Out the Latest on Mirvish + Gehry at IIDEXCanada

At the Toronto furniture expo, David Mirvish will sit down with David Nam of Gehry Partners to share the latest developments on the Mirvish + Gehry condo tower proposal, and David Rockwell and Daniel Libeskind will deliver keynote addresses.

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23 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Talking to Jaime Hayon

2015 Design Trends: Talking to Jaime Hayon

The exuberant Spaniard has established himself as an artist and a designer – and has infused his playful sensuality into everything from sofas to ceramics.

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29 days ago

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Architect Profile: PARA-Project

Architect Profile: PARA-Project

Headed by OMA alumni Jon Lott, PARA-Project is making a name for itself by rethinking conventional building typologies.

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30 days ago

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2015 Design Trends: Talking with Li Edelkoort

2015 Design Trends: Talking with Li Edelkoort

We ask the world-renowned trend forecaster how she predicts what colours, themes and moods will take over the world of design.

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November 19, 2014

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The Wisdom of Karim Rashid

The Wisdom of Karim Rashid

On June 20, Azure will announce the winners of the fourth annual AZ Awards in Toronto, and the event’s guest of honour will be Karim Rashid, a prolific designer and gifted pundit on all things design. Here are our favourite bon mots from the “king of plastic and magician of materials.”

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May 29, 2014

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In Memoriam: Massimo Vignelli

In Memoriam: Massimo Vignelli

Renowned for creating Manhattan’s subway maps, the Italian-born graphic designer passed away today.

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May 27, 2014

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Giulio Cappellini Talks Haworth and Italian Quality

Giulio Cappellini Talks Haworth and Italian Quality

The legendary talent scout, pictured at left – with Jasper Morrison, Piero Lissoni, Jaime Hayon and Luca Nichetto – opens up about Poltrona Frau Group’s new partnership with Haworth, how Italian design can thrive, and the most important part of a job in design.

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May 23, 2014

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Designer Profile: Jan & Henry

Designer Profile: Jan & Henry

While clean lines and sinuous shapes play heavily in the Czech duo’s diverse portfolio – including glass fixtures for Lasvit and a loopy armchair for Cappellini – they never force an aesthetic.

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May 22, 2014

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Phyllis Lambert to Receive the Golden Lion Award

Phyllis Lambert to Receive the Golden Lion Award

The founder of the CCA in Montreal will receive the life-time achievement award at the Venice Biennale. It is the latest news to spring from the centre she founded 25 years ago.

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May 21, 2014

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