Design

Whimsical Graphics by Javier Royo Give Hong Kong’s Gravity Building a Lift

Whimsical Graphics by Javier Royo Give Hong Kong’s Gravity Building a Lift

Colourful depictions of whales, bicycles and spacecraft adorn the Hong Kong tech hub’s common areas.

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Get Ready! The 2019 AZ Awards Opens for Entries on Jan 2

Get Ready! The 2019 AZ Awards Opens for Entries on Jan 2

Which projects would you like to showcase to the world next year? The 9th edition of AZURE’s AZ Awards kicks off on January 2, 2019, and there’s no better time than the present to start your entry process. 

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Architecture

The 10 Best Canadian Architecture Projects of 2018

The 10 Best Canadian Architecture Projects of 2018

Canada is as sprawling as it is diverse, so capturing the architectural zeitgeist is no small feat. But Azure’s editors are up for the task. Here – from Calgary’s library of the future to a new Indigenous student centre at Toronto’s Seneca College – is the best Canadian architecture of 2018.

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Amos Rex Adds Otherworldly Skylights to a Public Plaza in Helsinki

Amos Rex Adds Otherworldly Skylights to a Public Plaza in Helsinki

Finnish architecture practise JKMM adds sinuous domed light wells to a bold new plaza to draw daylight into Amos Rex, a below-grade art museum.

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Interiors

Ménard Dworkind Delivers a Stylish Beauty Bar on a Budget

Ménard Dworkind Delivers a Stylish Beauty Bar on a Budget

Montreal’s Ménard Dworkind Architecture & Design plants a giant coral-coloured formation in a Griffintown beauty salon.

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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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Curiosity

Inside the Bewildering Pharos Wing at Tasmania’s Mona Museum

Inside the Bewildering Pharos Wing at Tasmania’s Mona Museum

The Pharos wing at Australia’s Mona museum is a bewildering series of luminous installations designed to keep visitors in the dark.

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Out Now: The Houses Issue

Out Now: The Houses Issue

From addressing urban densification to creating an unobtrusive landmark in a rural setting, each of the red-hot residential projects featured in the January/February 2019 issue of Azure challenges the status quo and offers design-forward ways of living today.

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