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For a Toronto Loft Reno, StudioAC Supplies Serenity over Rawness

For a Toronto Loft Reno, StudioAC Supplies Serenity over Rawness

Cloistered corridors and warm materials define a uniquely tranquil apartment on Toronto’s busy Queen Street West.

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12 days ago

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Jamie Wolfond Debuts Collection at Stockholm Furniture Fair

Jamie Wolfond Debuts Collection at Stockholm Furniture Fair

After partnering with West Elm as the retailer of his Good Thing label, Toronto designer Jamie Wolfond is debuting a very well-considered line of his own prototypes in Stockholm. 

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12 days ago

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These Treetop Cabins Offer a Cozy Retreat in the Norwegian Forest

These Treetop Cabins Offer a Cozy Retreat in the Norwegian Forest

The PAN Treetop Cabins, designed by Oslo architect Espen Surnevik, float eight metres above the forest floor on braided steel frames. 

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16 days ago

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An Industrial – Yet Welcoming – Moscow Coffee Shop

An Industrial – Yet Welcoming – Moscow Coffee Shop

Taking cues from Moscow’s urban identity, Asketik Studio applies a contrasting palette and industrial materials to a pint-sized take-away coffee joint.

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17 days ago

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Herzog & de Meuron Update Vancouver Art Gallery Design

Herzog & de Meuron Update Vancouver Art Gallery Design

In new renderings for the institution’s future building, Swiss firm Herzog & de Meuron and the Vancouver Art Gallery have unveiled a switch from wood to glass as a primary cladding material. A generous donation has also been made.

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18 days ago

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HWKN Builds an Office Complex in Williamsburg

HWKN Builds an Office Complex in Williamsburg

In a neighbourhood known for its juxtapositions of factories and fashionable hangouts, New York’s HWKN creates a complex out of two eight-storey halves with staggered floor plates

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19 days ago

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In Spain, a 17th-Century Hospital Becomes a Splendid Public Library

In Spain, a 17th-Century Hospital Becomes a Splendid Public Library

Using wood as an all-enveloping finish, Madrid firm Murado & Elvira Architects crafts a lovely public library inside of a 17th-century building.

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19 days ago

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Florence Knoll Bassett Helped Define the Modern Era

Florence Knoll Bassett Helped Define the Modern Era

The Barcelona, the Womb, the Bertoia. Florence Knoll Bassett, who has died at the age of 101, was instrumental in bringing these chairs – enduring symbols of modernism – into existence. But, more important, she transformed the look and feel of the modern office.

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20 days ago

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3 Future-Minded Designs from Pure Talents at IMM Cologne 2019

3 Future-Minded Designs from Pure Talents at IMM Cologne 2019

Every year at IMM Cologne, young designers are given a platform to debut their concepts through the Pure Talents Contest. Here are three really smart designs that caught our eye. 

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23 days ago

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The AZ Awards 2019: Meet the Jury

The AZ Awards 2019: Meet the Jury

We are excited to introduce the five jurors for the ninth annual AZ Awards, Azure’s international competition celebrating excellence in architecture and design.

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24 days ago

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