Design

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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The 10 Best Furniture and Lighting Products of 2018

The 10 Best Furniture and Lighting Products of 2018

We scouted our favourite products of 2018 from Milan, London, Frankfurt and Toronto. Here are the 10 best furniture and lighting releases of the year.

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Architecture

3 Prefab House Concepts that Promote Efficient Living

3 Prefab House Concepts that Promote Efficient Living

Prefab is a flexible, small-footprint solution for delivering housing to remote areas, über-dense urban environments or even the cottage. Here are three concepts – by Leckie Studio, Drop Structures and Yves Behar – to keep an eye on.

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2001 Completes a Striking Home in Luxembourg

2001 Completes a Striking Home in Luxembourg

With its reflective curtainwalls, this concrete gem of a single-family home by Luxembourg architecture firm 2001 shows how unfinished materials create amazing effects.

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Interiors

The 10 Best Interiors of 2018

The 10 Best Interiors of 2018

The editors of Azure have compiled their favourite interior design projects of the year and narrowed it down to a list of 10 spaces in Rome, Montreal, Tel Aviv and the Netherlands, among other locales. Here are our picks for the best interiors of the year.

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Heliotrope Architects Crafts a Refined Space for Seattle Eatery Cortina

Heliotrope Architects Crafts a Refined Space for Seattle Eatery Cortina

Abundant natural light and a sophisticated urban setting steered Heliotrope Architects’ design for Cortina, an Italian eatery in Seattle.

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Curiosity

Winter Lights is a Bright Spot in the Long Toronto Winter

Winter Lights is a Bright Spot in the Long Toronto Winter

With Winter Lights, Toronto has a shiny new reason to brave the cold and get outside. Eighteen light installations are on now at Ontario Place, promising to brighten up the city’s darkest months.

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The 10 Brightest, Boldest and Best Ideas of 2018

The 10 Brightest, Boldest and Best Ideas of 2018

Big ideas can change the world – and so can small ones. Here, Azure’s editors select the concepts that stood out in 2018, including tiny wind turbines, pop-up parks and air-filtering textiles.

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