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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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4 days ago

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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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16 days ago

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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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23 days ago

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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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Q&A: Mirik Milan, Night Mayor of Amsterdam

Q&A: Mirik Milan, Night Mayor of Amsterdam

Amsterdam’s ambassador of after-dark activity (and safety) tells Azure what cities can gain from round-the-clock culture.

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October 12, 2016

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Q&A: Sou Fujimoto on Building With Light

Q&A: Sou Fujimoto on Building With Light

We spoke with Sou Fujimoto about how to merge fashion and architecture, using light as a material to build in space, and working at the threshold of perception.

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September 20, 2016

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Q&A: Jasper Morrison Talks Kitchens

Q&A: Jasper Morrison Talks Kitchens

The British designer tells Azure why kitchens are the most difficult spaces to create.

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September 11, 2016

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Q&A: Gaetano Pesce on What Young Designers Need to Know

Q&A: Gaetano Pesce on What Young Designers Need to Know

The Italian maestro talks to Azure about designer responsibility, collaboration and the mundialization of countries.

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September 8, 2016

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Designer Playlist: Thom Mayne

Designer Playlist: Thom Mayne

The Pritzker Prize-winning architect on what he’s re-reading and the classical musician he’s fascinated by.

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June 30, 2016

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