Design

What Designers Can Still Learn from Achille Castiglioni

What Designers Can Still Learn from Achille Castiglioni

In two Flos re-editions and a star-studded exhibition, the Italian maestro Achille Castiglioni is celebrated on the centenary of his birthday. We spoke with his daughter Giovanna Castiglioni, who keeps his memory alive.

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This Houtique and Masquepacio Light Winks at You

This Houtique and Masquepacio Light Winks at You

At Maison and Object, Houtique and Masquepacio unveiled a pendant light that celebrates the power of observation in good design. Ever get the feeling you’re being watched? In the case…

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Architecture

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Morpheus Hotel in Macau

Zaha Hadid Architects’ Morpheus Hotel in Macau

Wow! The Morpheus Hotel in Macau’s City of Dreams is complete and jaw-dropping. It’s both a feat of engineering and a sign of one gaming mecca’s huge wealth.

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Just What is Indigenous Architecture?

Just What is Indigenous Architecture?

Unceded, Canada’s contribution to the Venice Architecture Biennale, is an exhibit that has no precedent – the coming together of first nations firms from across Turtle Island (a.k.a. North America) in an exploration of Indigenous architecture.

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Interiors

A Miami Eatery Inspired by Breezy Italian Beach Culture

A Miami Eatery Inspired by Breezy Italian Beach Culture

At the southern tip of Miami Beach, Oppenheim Architecture designed Forte dei Marmi, an fine-dining establishment inspired by the food and architecture of northern Tuscany.

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Our Favourite New Design Showrooms Around the World

Our Favourite New Design Showrooms Around the World

This spring has seen a number of new design showrooms launched around the globe. Here are just a handful of our favourite new spaces, from such brands as Molteni, Jan Kath and Cassina.

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Curiosity

Transforming Fashion: Philip Beesley and Iris van Herpen’s Future Couture

Transforming Fashion: Philip Beesley and Iris van Herpen’s Future Couture

Philip Beesley and Iris van Herpen are kindred spirits. Transforming Fashion, their exhibition at the Royal Ontario Museum, combines couture and installations to present an experience that’s wonderfully unusual.

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The Art of Banksy in Toronto: Behind the Scenes

The Art of Banksy in Toronto: Behind the Scenes

The Art of Banksy includes more than 80 of the mysterious street artist’s works. Ahead of the $35 million exhibit, we catch up with curator Steve Lazarides to talk Banksy – and why he chose to bring the showcase to Canada.

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