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Holiday 2018: Gifts for Designers with Impeccable Taste

Holiday 2018: Gifts for Designers with Impeccable Taste

Feeling the gift-buying panic? Azure is here to help. Check out these ideas for designers and architects who love to bring their creativity into the kitchen – and for any other design-savvy foodies on your list.

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November 24, 2018

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Holiday 2018: Gifts for Designers

Holiday 2018: Gifts for Designers

Would you believe there are only four more Mondays until Christmas Eve? The countdown on holiday shopping days is underway and we are here to help with these gifts for designers.

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November 19, 2018

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Holiday 2018: Gifts for Architects

Holiday 2018: Gifts for Architects

Christmas is only six weeks away and we are here to help. We’ve rounded up 10 great ideas for architects that should give you a head start on your shopping.

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November 9, 2018

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Liquid to Air Explores the Outer (and Inflatable) Limits of 3D Printing

Liquid to Air Explores the Outer (and Inflatable) Limits of 3D Printing

MIT’s Self-Assembly Lab expands the potential of 3D Printing with Liquid to Air, a collection of inflatable objects.

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November 7, 2018

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Tadashi Kawamata’s MAAT Art Installation is an Urgent Wake-Up Call

Tadashi Kawamata’s MAAT Art Installation is an Urgent Wake-Up Call

The Japanese artist’s immersive Over Flow, on view at Lisbon’s MAAT, represents an inundation of plastic and styrofoam garbage collected from Portugal’s shores.

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November 1, 2018

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From Michael Bierut, A Designer’s Guide to Compromise

From Michael Bierut, A Designer’s Guide to Compromise

At Designthinkers 2018, Michael Bierut’s How To keynote walked through the Pentagram designer’s approach to his craft. And through his work for Hillary Clinton, the Museum of Art and Design and Syracuse University, one thread emerged: the importance of compromise.

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October 31, 2018

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Person, Place, Thing: Three Colourful Uses of Candy Striped Design

Person, Place, Thing: Three Colourful Uses of Candy Striped Design

Sweet stripes add colour and character to these creative works by Paul Smith, Established & Sons and Davide Macullo Architects.

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October 31, 2018

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5 Bold Ideas for Designing More Inclusive Cities

5 Bold Ideas for Designing More Inclusive Cities

Last week, AZURE hosted a panel aimed at answering one question: how can we make our urban environments more inclusive? Here’s what we learned.

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October 30, 2018

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Out Now: Get the Interiors Issue

Out Now: Get the Interiors Issue

Step inside the world’s most remarkable interiors. The four projects in Azure’s annual Interiors issue offer a wide-ranging look at how some of today’s best designers are crafting the places we eat, shop and work.

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October 29, 2018

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10 Thrillers and Netflix Hits That Use Architecture to Frighten

10 Thrillers and Netflix Hits That Use Architecture to Frighten

In Azure’s update to 10 Modernist Houses in Scary Movies, we look at another 10 films and streamable shows whose settings are designed to evoke suspense – or terror.

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October 29, 2018

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