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Our Favourite Finds at NeoCon 2018

Our Favourite Finds at NeoCon 2018

Last week in Chicago, NeoCon celebrated its 50th anniversary and Azure was there to source the latest and greatest in the world of contract and office design. Here, seven of our favourite finds.

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June 19, 2018

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What Designers Can Still Learn from Achille Castiglioni

What Designers Can Still Learn from Achille Castiglioni

In two Flos re-editions and a star-studded exhibition, the Italian maestro Achille Castiglioni is celebrated on the centenary of his birthday. We spoke with his daughter Giovanna Castiglioni, who keeps his memory alive.

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June 14, 2018

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This Houtique and Masquepacio Light Winks at You

This Houtique and Masquepacio Light Winks at You

At Maison and Object, Houtique and Masquepacio unveiled a pendant light that celebrates the power of observation in good design. Ever get the feeling you’re being watched? In the case…

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June 8, 2018

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Nienkämper Reveals its New Furniture Launches at NeoCon 2018

Nienkämper Reveals its New Furniture Launches at NeoCon 2018

Nienkamper recently turned 50. But instead of looking to the past, at NeoCon 2018, the Canadian furniture brand is unveiling products for the office of today.

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June 7, 2018

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Das Haus Puts Lucie Koldova’s Glass Mastery on Display

Das Haus Puts Lucie Koldova’s Glass Mastery on Display

Lighting designer Lucie Koldova lit up IMM Cologne with her mood-setting fixtures at Das Haus.

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June 5, 2018

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Cétoine is an Iridescent Stool That Shines Like a Beetle’s Thorax

Cétoine is an Iridescent Stool That Shines Like a Beetle’s Thorax

Cétoine is a sleek bent-metal stool that takes its cue from the iridescent insect.

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June 4, 2018

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Three Creators Playing With Angular, Geometric Designs

Three Creators Playing With Angular, Geometric Designs

From wayfinding to haute couture, designers Rei Kawakubo, Tonalite and Dominique Coulon & associés are working all the angles with geometric designs.

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June 1, 2018

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Four Promising Product Launches at NeoCon 2018

Four Promising Product Launches at NeoCon 2018

From June 11 to 13, the industry will descend on Chicago for NeoCon, the annual launchpad for all things contract and office. Here, four product launches we’re excited to see.

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May 31, 2018

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Azure’s Favourite Things at NYCxDesign

Azure’s Favourite Things at NYCxDesign

Last week, Azure was in New York for NYCxDesign, and here is what we saw and loved – from a dream house full of Memphis finds to an explosion of Canadian talent.

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May 29, 2018

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How Lalaya Design’s Hanae Baruchel Used Design as Therapy

How Lalaya Design’s Hanae Baruchel Used Design as Therapy

The road to recovery for Toronto-based furniture maker Hanae Baruchel, the mind behind Lalaya Design, is cast in concrete.

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May 29, 2018

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