Tradeshows

Wintercheck Factory’s Inventive Take on Furniture

Wintercheck Factory’s Inventive Take on Furniture

Each chair and bench in the new Absolute Beige furniture line by Brooklyn studio Wintercheck Factory employs an unlikely material: slabs of industrial rubber.

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July 6, 2016

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National Pavilions: Report from the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

National Pavilions: Report from the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

Highlights of the national exhibitions – including those from France, Japan and Australia – on display at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale.

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June 13, 2016

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The Director’s Cut: Report from the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

The Director’s Cut: Report from the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

Reporting from the Front, curated by Alejandro Aravena, brings together diverse responses to social, political and environmental issues.

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June 7, 2016

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7 Hard-Working Office Designs Debuting at NeoCon 2016

7 Hard-Working Office Designs Debuting at NeoCon 2016

Running from June 13 to 15, the annual Chicago expo delivers the latest and greatest in office and contract furniture, fabrics and lighting. Here are some of our top picks to look for, from brands including Allsteel, Carnegie and Lightcorp.

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June 7, 2016

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8 Great Lights We Loved at NYCxDesign

8 Great Lights We Loved at NYCxDesign

From ICFF to the offsite shows, lighting stole the show at every turn at NYCxDesign last month. Our favourite launches include novelties by Apparatus, Foscarini and Pelle.

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June 1, 2016

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The Evidence Room at the Venice Biennale

The Evidence Room at the Venice Biennale

The Evidence Room, an exhibition at the Venice Biennale presented by Canadian scholar Robert Jan Van Pelt and the University of Waterloo, examines the role of architecture in the Holocaust.

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May 30, 2016

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NYCxDesign: What We Saw and Loved

NYCxDesign: What We Saw and Loved

North America’s biggest furniture and design event was chock-full of budding talents, local makers and major brands – at ICFF as well as at dozens of off-site exhibits located throughout the city. Here’s what caught our eye, from Greene Street to Brooklyn.

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May 24, 2016

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A Preview of the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

A Preview of the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016

The Venice Architecture Biennale kicks off next week. The world’s biggest and most important architectural exhibition aims to be expand architecture’s scope. But it may even call architecture to task for the abysmal conditions under which some buildings are made.

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May 19, 2016

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The Wonderful <em>Rooms</em>  at the Triennale di Milano

The Wonderful Rooms  at the Triennale di Milano

With Rooms: Novel Living Concepts, an exhibition of 11 contemporary spaces by three generations of Italian interior designers, the Triennale di Milano puts interior design at centre stage.

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May 17, 2016

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NYCxDesign: 10 Products to Check Out at ICFF

NYCxDesign: 10 Products to Check Out at ICFF

New York Design Week boasts dozens of must-see off-site launches and pop-up exhibitions. But the main event is ICFF, where 750-plus furniture and product brands fill Javits, the world’s busiest convention centre, from May 14 to 17. Here are 10 exhibitors worth taking a closer look at.

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May 12, 2016

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