Design

Azure Talks: Winy Maas on What’s Next

Azure Talks: Winy Maas on What’s Next

On June 23, the day after our AZ Awards 2018 Gala, Azure will host a not-to-miss lecture by renowned Dutch architect Winy Maas.

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Meet the Geo Series, Shayne Fox Hardware’s Bespoke Brass Knobs

Meet the Geo Series, Shayne Fox Hardware’s Bespoke Brass Knobs

Toronto’s Shayne Fox Hardware has launched the Geo Series, a set of individually crafted bronze knobs inspired by crystals. 

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Architecture

A Row House Transformed By A Set of Switchback Stairs

A Row House Transformed By A Set of Switchback Stairs

In Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant, Shane Neufeld of L/and/A used switchback stairs and a skylight to transform a run-down townhouse into a space filled with daylight.

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How Winy Maas Designed Tianjin Binhai Library, a Monument to Knowledge

How Winy Maas Designed Tianjin Binhai Library, a Monument to Knowledge

Dutch architect Winy Maas, of MDRDV, details building the Tianjin Binhai Library, which is home to 1.2 million books.

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Interiors

i29 Modernizes a Dutch Ceramics Museum Using Colour

i29 Modernizes a Dutch Ceramics Museum Using Colour

Using colour and contrast as their main tools, i29 Interior Architects brought the Princessehof ceramics museum into the 21st Century, without breaking the bank.

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This Smartly Designed Bathroom is Tiny – and Temporary

This Smartly Designed Bathroom is Tiny – and Temporary

A micro bathroom in Israel, designed by interior designer Eilat Dar, makes the most of its floor plan – and lifespan.

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Curiosity

A Tennessee Town is Recycling Toilets Into New Tiles

A Tennessee Town is Recycling Toilets Into New Tiles

Since 2009, Crossville, Tennessee has been recycling toilets and turning them into new tiles. This week, Crossville Inc. and Toto USA announced how much was saved from being flushed away – and the numbers are staggering.

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Our Guide to Impeccably Designed Pot Accessories

Our Guide to Impeccably Designed Pot Accessories

In Canada, marijuana will become legalized this summer. And here are five brands making accessories – and gorgeous objects – for design aficionados.

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