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École de Pensée Opens a Sensitive Men’s Shop in Montreal

École de Pensée Opens a Sensitive Men’s Shop in Montreal

For its new store in Montreal, menswear boutique École de Pensée evokes an apartment-inspired feel that mixes modern and classic flourishes.

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1024 Architecture Illuminates Paris’s Underpasses

1024 Architecture Illuminates Paris’s Underpasses

The Paris firm 1024 Architecture has installed a pair of dynamic lighting installations – called Delta – to reclaim the dark underpasses of Boulevard Périphérique for pedestrians and cyclists. 

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3 days ago

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In the Bronx, MKCA Carves Out a Cozy Kids’ Library with Colour and Light

In the Bronx, MKCA Carves Out a Cozy Kids’ Library with Colour and Light

A recently completed children’s library by New York’s Michael K. Chen Architecture (MKCA) provides a quiet corner, furnished with a curved custom bookcase, to foster a love of reading.

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3 days ago

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Q&A with Marina Tabassum

Q&A with Marina Tabassum

Aga Khan Award-winning Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum, who delivers a talk this week at IDS Toronto, tells Azure about courtyard culture, empowering villagers through architecture and why she avoids real estate developers.

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4 days ago

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A Bold Circular Bridge Defines Waterfront Art Gallery in Nanchang

A Bold Circular Bridge Defines Waterfront Art Gallery in Nanchang

Designed by Lacime Architects, the Waterfront Art Gallery combines massive volumes, pristine landscape design and one indisputable wow factor: a floating, semi-circular bridge that connects two levels.

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7 days ago

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Scott & Scott Designs a Zero-Waste Store for Vancouver’s Kitchen Staples

Scott & Scott Designs a Zero-Waste Store for Vancouver’s Kitchen Staples

Kitchen Staples enlists Scott & Scott Architects to create a wonderfully warehouse feel for their new Vancouver store, where customers can bring in their own reusable containers for shopping.

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9 days ago

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10 Must-Sees at Next Week’s IDS Toronto

10 Must-Sees at Next Week’s IDS Toronto

IDS Toronto kicks off the new year of design fairs with inspiring talks, immersive installations and a dual focus on residential and commercial markets. Here are Azure’s top 10 must-sees.

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10 days ago

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Studio Truly Truly Imagines the Future of Living at IMM Cologne

Studio Truly Truly Imagines the Future of Living at IMM Cologne

At IMM Cologne, the annual furniture and lighting show that sets the pace for the year to come, Studio Truly Truly interprets the idea of future living through an expression of ambiguity.

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10 days ago

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5 Immersive Outdoor Installations at Toronto’s Ice Breakers 2019

5 Immersive Outdoor Installations at Toronto’s Ice Breakers 2019

Animating Toronto’s wintry waterfront in late January, Ice Breakers 2019 features five installations organized around the theme of Signal Transmission. Here’s what to expect. 

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11 days ago

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10 Buildings to Watch in 2019

10 Buildings to Watch in 2019

We’ve stared at their renderings for years. Now, these heavily anticipated buildings, from The Shed in New York City to Camp Adventure Tower in Denmark, are nearing completion. Here are 10 projects from around the world to watch in 2019.

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14 days ago

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