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Montreal’s Paprika stops traffic in Taipei

Montreal’s Paprika stops traffic in Taipei

To exhibit the best of Canadian design at October’s World Design Expo in Taipei, Montreal graphic design studio Paprika created an S-shaped wall made up of of 700 road pylons.

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December 1, 2011

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Didier Faustino, an artist’s architect

Didier Faustino, an artist’s architect

The French-Portuguese conceptual architect creates the ideal salon as part of his temporary installation at the Cité de l’architecture et du patrimoine in Paris.

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November 4, 2011

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The Art Game: Kent Monkman’s amazing art installation

The Art Game: Kent Monkman’s amazing art installation

Today’s the last chance to see the circus-inspired performance art piece at Art Toronto.

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October 31, 2011

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Art on Wheels: Andy Warhol’s BMW M1

Art on Wheels: Andy Warhol’s BMW M1

The iconic artist’s painterly BMW Art Car is on display at Art Toronto.

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October 28, 2011

Section: Design

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Daniel Young and Christian Giroux win Sobey Art Award

Daniel Young and Christian Giroux win Sobey Art Award

The Toronto artists have nabbed the prestigious $50,000 prize for their sculptures, films and installations, which riff on Donald Judd, Ikea and Home Depot.

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October 18, 2011

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On Now: Design With the Other 90%: Cities

On Now: Design With the Other 90%: Cities

From favela painting to incremental housing and micro-agriculture, Design With the Other 90%, which opens in New York tomorrow, shows how design can help bring about real social change.

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October 14, 2011

Section: Architecture

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Q&A: Toronto’s Department of Unusual Certainties

Q&A: Toronto’s Department of Unusual Certainties

One local research and design collective uses ideas, insights and data to push urban planning into the future. Azure chats with two of the three partners, Brendan Cormier and Christopher Pandolfi, to find out how they plan to save our city.

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August 30, 2011

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Hirsuta’s Rawhide brings prairie style to Los Angeles

Hirsuta’s Rawhide brings prairie style to Los Angeles

A 1:1 model of an unusual Utah residence’s roof dominates the SCI-Arc Gallery space.

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August 26, 2011

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What’s On: ExhibitIKEA in Toronto

What’s On: ExhibitIKEA in Toronto

At the opening of an installation where the brand’s ubiquitous Swedish furnishings have been recast by four Toronto designers, visitors stood wide-eyed with jaws dropped asking “Is this really Ikea?”

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August 18, 2011

Section: Interiors

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What’s On: Lego Architecture – Towering Ambition

What’s On: Lego Architecture – Towering Ambition

The National Building Museum shows off 15 astounding models of the world’s most iconic structures.

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August 9, 2011

Section: Curiosity

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