Architecture

Countdown to Milan: Lea Ceramiche in the spotlight

Countdown to Milan: Lea Ceramiche in the spotlight

With two stunning installations – a courtyard sculpture by Zaha Hadid, and a showroom revamp by Diego Grandi – Lea Ceramiche shows off its versatile tiles.

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March 11, 2011

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David Benjamin and the future of architecture

David Benjamin and the future of architecture

The co-founder of The Living, David Benjamin is blazing a trail in bringing synthetic biology to architecture.

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March 11, 2011

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What’s next for Todd Saunders

What’s next for Todd Saunders

Not yet 45, the Canadian-born, Norway-based architect Todd Saunders has already built an impressive international career. Last week, he spoke at the University of Toronto about his Fogo Island project as well as his works – past and present – around the world.

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March 9, 2011

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Prix de Rome winner: Samantha Lynch

Prix de Rome winner: Samantha Lynch

Samantha Lynch of Winnipeg, Manitoba, is the winner of this year’s Prix de Rome for Emerging Practitioners, a prestigious $34,000 annual award by the Canada Council for the Arts.

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February 15, 2011

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BIG’s museum in Greenland

BIG’s museum in Greenland

Bjarke Ingels Group has announced yet another major competition win. Along with TNT Nuuk, Rambøll Nuuk and Arkitekti, the Copenhagen/New York firm has been selected to build the new National Gallery of Greenland in Nuuk.

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February 11, 2011

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New York’s new pop-up restaurant

New York’s new pop-up restaurant

What Happens When, Manhattan’s latest pop-up restaurant, transforms its food, music, branding and decor every 30 days for nine months.

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February 9, 2011

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AZ AWARDS: Meet the jury

AZ AWARDS: Meet the jury

AZURE is proud to present the first four confirmed jurors for the AZ AWARDS, its first annual international competition celebrating excellence in design.

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January 21, 2011

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TIDF Preview: Do West Design

TIDF Preview: Do West Design

Following a strong debut last year, the Toronto International Design Festival returns with an expanded program that includes the first annual Do West Design event. From January 27 to 30, Dundas Street West (between Bathurst and Grace streets) transforms into a giant exhibition space, with contemporary works on display in 28 venues, including storefronts, bars, showrooms, and even a lumber yard.

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January 19, 2011

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Call for Entries: AZ AWARDS Azure Video

Call for Entries: AZ AWARDS

Starting today, you can enter your work into the AZ AWARDS.

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January 12, 2011

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A Toronto prefab takes Manhattan

A Toronto prefab takes Manhattan

The Toronto-based Meka World venture promises to deliver prefab homes to the masses.

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November 17, 2010