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What We Can Learn from Contemporary Polish Design Culture

What We Can Learn from Contemporary Polish Design Culture

For decades, Poland has been a hub for high-end furniture manufacturing. Now it is emerging as a hotbed for creative talent. Here’s an exploration of contemporary Polish design culture –…

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May 25, 2018

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Unveiling the 2018 AZ Awards Trophy

Unveiling the 2018 AZ Awards Trophy

At the 2018 AZ Awards Gala, taking place June 22 at the Evergreen Brick Works, the winners in 19 design and architecture categories will take home this unique sculpture by acclaimed UK-based designer Michael Anastassiades.

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May 22, 2018

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Why Green Furniture Was Trending at IMM Cologne

Why Green Furniture Was Trending at IMM Cologne

From moss to mint, the colour of nature was everywhere at IMM Cologne.

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May 22, 2018

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A Sneak Peek at Laufen’s Collections at ICFF 2018

A Sneak Peek at Laufen’s Collections at ICFF 2018

Here are two collections we’re anticipating from Laufen’s booth at ICFF 2018.

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May 21, 2018

In partnership with Laufen

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Three Rising Canadian Design Studios to Watch

Three Rising Canadian Design Studios to Watch

Meet Susan for Susan, COFO Design and MPGMB, three Canadian design studios with talent to spare.

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May 18, 2018

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Geoffrey Lilge’s Div.12 is Capturing a High Point in Canadian Design

Geoffrey Lilge’s Div.12 is Capturing a High Point in Canadian Design

Within an industrial park in northwestern Edmonton, a weathered-steel warehouse has become the headquarters for Div.12, owned and operated by Geoffrey Lilge.

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May 15, 2018

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10 Must-See Debuts at NYCxDesign 2018

10 Must-See Debuts at NYCxDesign 2018

During New York’s design festival – which boasts the ICFF furniture fair, as well as dozens of events in both Manhattan and Brooklyn – Azure will be scoping out the best new talents, collections and trends. Here are a few covetable debuts to expect.

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May 14, 2018

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What to Expect From Ceramics of Italy at ICFF 2018

What to Expect From Ceramics of Italy at ICFF 2018

The Ceramics of Italy pavilion will highlight new collections that are at the forefront of sustainability, innovation and design trends. Here’s what to expect in advance.

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May 14, 2018

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The Surprising, Sustainable and Profound Public Art of Toronto’s Polymétis

The Surprising, Sustainable and Profound Public Art of Toronto’s Polymétis

Toronto firm Polymétis found its niche by exploring the surprising potential of winter landscapes. Against the dreary landscape of Toronto in February, and even the shimmering backdrop of Lake Ontario,…

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May 14, 2018

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Michael Anastassiades is Playing by His Own Rules

Michael Anastassiades is Playing by His Own Rules

London designer Michael Anastassiades is at the top of his game, yet still refuses to be seduced by the trappings of success.

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May 11, 2018

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