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What’s On: London’s Design of the Year nominees

What’s On: London’s Design of the Year nominees

Starting today, London’s Design Museum unveils the nominees for its annual best-work-of-the-year award. Here are a few of the contenders vying for the prestigious Design of the Year title.

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February 8, 2012

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Aberdeen City Garden project proposal announced

Aberdeen City Garden project proposal announced

Concrete pathways that double as the framework for an ampitheatre are sure to lure visitors to the Scottish city’s new urban park.

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February 7, 2012

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Design Museum unveils plans for new building

Design Museum unveils plans for new building

Plans for the new home of London’s premiere venue for contemporary design and architecture transforms a Kensington relic into an iconic building.

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February 2, 2012

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Winner announced in AIDS Memorial Park competition

Winner announced in AIDS Memorial Park competition

Brooklyn architecture firm Studio a+i has nabbed the top prize in a competition that called for proposals for a public park and memorial on a wedge of land in New York City’s West Village.

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February 1, 2012

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Poltrona Frau Group unveils new showroom in Miami

Poltrona Frau Group unveils new showroom in Miami

The Italian home furnishing company relocates to a new spot in the design district.

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January 31, 2012

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2012 AZ AWARDS: Meet the jury

2012 AZ AWARDS: Meet the jury

AZURE is proud to present the six confirmed jurors for the second annual AZ AWARDS, an international competition celebrating excellence in design.

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January 25, 2012

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IDS 2012: Azure Trade Talks

IDS 2012: Azure Trade Talks

On Friday, Azure-sponsored Trade Talks at the Interior Design Show present Danish architect Bjarke Ingels, the quirky Parisian designer Matali Crasset and Italy’s industrial design golden boy, Fabio Novembre.

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January 23, 2012

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Gigon/Guyer’s moving buildings

Gigon/Guyer’s moving buildings

An architecture exhibition in Zurich showing works by Gigon/Guyer Architects proves that a moving picture is worth a lot more than a thousand words.

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January 20, 2012

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Savannah’s revamped SCAD Museum

Savannah’s revamped SCAD Museum

The Savannah College of Art and Design Museum expands its territory, thanks to a design scheme that incorporates the site and materials of a historically important train depot next door.

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January 17, 2012

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Q&A: Talking with Gary Hustwit

Q&A: Talking with Gary Hustwit

The documentarian behind Helvetica, Objectified, and – his latest – Urbanized was recently in Toronto for an exclusive viewing of all three films, which are screening at the TIFF Bell Lightbox until January 17. Azure caught up with him to talk about city planning, Frank Gehry and Massimo Vignelli.

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January 16, 2012

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