Tradeshows

3 Innovative Desk Systems from Orgatec

3 Innovative Desk Systems from Orgatec

Office workspace options abound at Orgatec, the biennial contract furniture fair on now in Cologne, Germany. Here we explore three new desk systems – by Fantoni, Haworth and Koleksiyon – that exemplify the changing ways we work.

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9 days ago

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Moroso Makes a Table for Marina Abramović

Moroso Makes a Table for Marina Abramović

Daniel Libeskind’s limited edition table-and-chair for the Italian brand is inspired by Counting the Rice, Marina Abramović’s endurance performance project where participants sort grains of rice from lentils for six hours straight.

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10 days ago

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Greenbuild Gives Back to New Orleans

Greenbuild Gives Back to New Orleans

Taking place next week in the Big Easy, the Greenbuild International Conference and Expo will feature world-renowned speakers, exhibitor booths powered by renewable energy, and a Make It Right home built on the premises and delivered to a family in need.

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15 days ago

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Five Seminars To Check Out at IIDEXCanada

Five Seminars To Check Out at IIDEXCanada

IIDEXCanada, taking place in Toronto this December, has just announced its 50 seminars. Here are five exciting talks – on topics as varied as the neuroscience of design to 3-D printing and the branding of cities – we are looking forward to.

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17 days ago

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Preview: 10 Product Launches at Orgatec

Preview: 10 Product Launches at Orgatec

Running from October 21 to the 25 in Cologne, Germany, Orgatec attracts hundreds of manufacturers from around the globe, exhibiting furnishings, casegoods and textiles for office and contract environments. Here’s a look at 10 product launches from Bosse, BuzziSpace, Molo and more.

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21 days ago

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IDSwest: What We Saw and Loved

IDSwest: What We Saw and Loved

Lukas Peet, Hinterland Design, Barter Design Co. and other local talents shone at Vancouver’s interior design show, which revelled in the West Coast’s obsession with nature. But the fair also had an exciting international flavour. Azure editor Catherine Osborne picks her favourite moments.

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24 days ago

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Tiles Go Graphic at Cersaie

Tiles Go Graphic at Cersaie

Colourful pop art, bold geometric motifs, and hand-drawn patterns ruled at last month’s tile expo in Bologna. Here are seven of the fair’s most attention-grabbing launches, booths, and personalities.

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28 days ago

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Neri & Hu’s Dream House for IMM Cologne

Neri & Hu’s Dream House for IMM Cologne

At the annual furniture fair, taking place in January, the Chinese architects will take centre stage with their grid-like house inspired by the notion of Memory Lane.

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October 1, 2014

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London Design Festival 2014: What We Saw and Loved

London Design Festival 2014: What We Saw and Loved

Boasting over 300 events, LDF transformed the capital into a stage for design and art. Here, Azure contributor Giovanna Dunmall picks her favourites – from Studio Job’s fighting cats to Naomi Paul’s crafted pendants.

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September 29, 2014

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Bologna Water Design at Cersaie

Bologna Water Design at Cersaie

Cersaie in Bologna presents the world’s top manufacturers of tile, sculptural bath fittings, colourful radiators and more. And a few intimate side streets away, the Bologna Water Design show explores H2O through a different filter.

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September 23, 2014

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