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Behind the Phenomenal Curtains of Dutch Designer Petra Blaisse

Behind the Phenomenal Curtains of Dutch Designer Petra Blaisse

Dutch designer Petra Blaisse sits down with Azure to reflect on her 30-year career tying together curtain design and landscape architecture.

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6 days ago

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Deconstructing Karim Rashid’s Decant Bottle for Stratus

Deconstructing Karim Rashid’s Decant Bottle for Stratus

Karim Rashid talks to Azure’s editorial director Nelda Rodger about designing the Decant bottle, designing for content and when to stop designing.

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16 days ago

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How Skateboarding Sparked the Practice of This Vancouver Design Duo

How Skateboarding Sparked the Practice of This Vancouver Design Duo

Knauf and Brown – who made our list of the most exciting Canadian product designers of the moment – tell Azure about their craft.

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24 days ago

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Massimiliano Fuksas: “I’ve Never Had a Career in My Life”

Massimiliano Fuksas: “I’ve Never Had a Career in My Life”

Ahead of his appearance at this year’s AZ Awards Gala, renowned Italian architect Massimiliano Fuksas tells Azure about how he sees his career, starting projects with a painting, and why good architecture is like good champagne.

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June 14, 2017

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Jaime Hayon Creates a Whimsical Universe for Caesarstone

Jaime Hayon Creates a Whimsical Universe for Caesarstone

We caught up with the Spanish designer who, for a year-long collaboration with Caesarstone, has reimagined the quartz surfacing as a collection of quirky furniture called “Stone Age Folk.”

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January 20, 2017

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2017 Design Trends: Talking to Andrew Dent

2017 Design Trends: Talking to Andrew Dent

Material Connexion’s vice-president of library and materials research is one of the leading experts in educating brands such as Ikea and Adidas on sustainable material alternatives. We wanted to know his thoughts on whether the world is ready to go green.

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December 6, 2016

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2017 Design Trends: Talking with Nika Zupanc

2017 Design Trends: Talking with Nika Zupanc

The Ljubljana-based designer on her latest collection for Ghidini 1961 of Italy, which is made entirely out of polished brass.

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November 24, 2016

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Designer Playlist: Patricia Urquiola

Designer Playlist: Patricia Urquiola

The Spanish designer dishes on what gives her good vibes.

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November 17, 2016

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Designer Profile: Valerio Sommella

Designer Profile: Valerio Sommella

Azure talks to the young Milan designer, whose explorations have taken him from litter boxes to Moooi carpets.

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November 10, 2016

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The Incredible Imagery of Solange’s ‘A Seat at the Table’

The Incredible Imagery of Solange’s ‘A Seat at the Table’

Exploring the stunning visual imagery of ‘A Seat at the Table,’ from the lyrics and videos to the song book, designed by Montreal graphic designer Frédérique Gagnon.

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October 17, 2016

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