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10 Best Moments of Stockholm Design Week

10 Best Moments of Stockholm Design Week

From Luca Nichetto’s glass sculptures at Svenskt Tenn to Claesson Koivisto Rune’s Portal Bar and the Målmo Upcycling Service’s protest exhibition, Stockholm Design Week showed a design culture deeply invested in timelessness and sustainability.

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February 12, 2019

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Jamie Wolfond Debuts Collection at Stockholm Furniture Fair

Jamie Wolfond Debuts Collection at Stockholm Furniture Fair

After partnering with West Elm as the retailer of his Good Thing label, Toronto designer Jamie Wolfond is debuting a very well-considered line of his own prototypes in Stockholm. 

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February 5, 2019

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3 Future-Minded Designs from Pure Talents at IMM Cologne 2019

3 Future-Minded Designs from Pure Talents at IMM Cologne 2019

Every year at IMM Cologne, young designers are given a platform to debut their concepts through the Pure Talents Contest. Here are three really smart designs that caught our eye. 

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January 25, 2019

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5 Favourite Furniture and Lighting Launches from IMM

5 Favourite Furniture and Lighting Launches from IMM

Last week, we were on the ground in Germany for IMM Cologne 2019, the year’s first major furniture and design trade show, and we spotted some gorgeous new collections by Casalis, Ligne Roset, Pulpo and more.

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January 23, 2019

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10 Canadian Talents We Loved at IDS Toronto and DesignTO

10 Canadian Talents We Loved at IDS Toronto and DesignTO

IDS Toronto wrapped this weekend, and DesignTO continues on. We’re taking a moment to capture the amazing talent we’ve seen thus far. Here’s our top 10.

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January 22, 2019

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Marije Vogelzang Brings Food Poetry to Caesarstone Installation

Marije Vogelzang Brings Food Poetry to Caesarstone Installation

For Caesarstone’s annual installation – which debuted at IDS Toronto and will travel to future fairs – Dutch “eating designer” Marije Vogelzang has conjured a poetically immersive experience.

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January 21, 2019

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Q&A with Marina Tabassum

Q&A with Marina Tabassum

Aga Khan Award-winning Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum, who delivers a talk this week at IDS Toronto, tells Azure about courtyard culture, empowering villagers through architecture and why she avoids real estate developers.

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January 14, 2019

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10 Must-Sees at Next Week’s IDS Toronto

10 Must-Sees at Next Week’s IDS Toronto

IDS Toronto kicks off the new year of design fairs with inspiring talks, immersive installations and a dual focus on residential and commercial markets. Here are Azure’s top 10 must-sees.

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January 8, 2019

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Studio Truly Truly Imagines the Future of Living at IMM Cologne

Studio Truly Truly Imagines the Future of Living at IMM Cologne

At IMM Cologne, the annual furniture and lighting show that sets the pace for the year to come, Studio Truly Truly interprets the idea of future living through an expression of ambiguity.

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January 8, 2019

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AZURE Talks: Taking Canadian Design to the World Stage

AZURE Talks: Taking Canadian Design to the World Stage

Join Azure on Friday, January 18, 2019, for an inspiring breakfast panel on how Canadian designers can establish international relationships with five amazing talents: Jessica Nakanishi and Jonathan Sabine of MSDS, Abraham Chan, Jamie Wolfond and Lukas Peet.

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December 11, 2018

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