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Nov/Dec 2019

AZURE’s November/December edition explores some of the category’s most innovative spaces, from a new model of urban retreat by Ace Hotel in New York City to a cutting-edge concept store in Lisbon.

These days, students entering architecture and design programs are more than likely to gain some exposure to sustainable building techniques or cradle-to-cradle strategies, whether their focus is theory or practice. But what about the working designer whose formal education never tackled such subjects? To address a growing appetite among mid-career practitioners for first-hand experience with the materials and processes of tomorrow, entrepreneurial programmers from Bali to Bologna are stepping up to the plate. Here are three unorthodox centres of learning putting the special in specialization.

Building with Bamboo

A course on the island of Bali offers intensive in-situ primers on a promising material

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The New Schools Merging Technology and Sustainability

How Bali’s Bamboo U, Ontario’s Endeavour and Bologna’s SOS are providing a higher form of architecture and design education.

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