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Global turns 45

Global turns 45

The Canadian office furniture powerhouse – and manufacturer of such renowned executive and task chair lines as Obus, Ride and Wind – recently marked a landmark anniversary.

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November 1, 2011

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This Week: Designthinkers 2011

This Week: Designthinkers 2011

On November 2 and 3, the Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario hosts Designthinkers, the annual conference that taps into the minds of those blazing the trail in graphic design. Here are our top five must-sees.

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November 1, 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

Section: Curiosity

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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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Poltrona Frau Group teams up with Haworth

Poltrona Frau Group teams up with Haworth

Last night, Toronto’s design set gathered at The Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts to celebrate the launch of the Haworth Collection, a partnership between Haworth and Poltrona Frau Group.

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October 26, 2011

Section: Design

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The jet-set lecture circuit

The jet-set lecture circuit

Whip out your virtual Moleskines, shuffle around your dinner dates, and make some room for free lectures from architecture and design’s key players.

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October 24, 2011

Section: Architecture

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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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BarberOsgerby’s Ascent in London

BarberOsgerby’s Ascent in London

The London duo’s latest work, on display at the Haunch of Venison last month, was an investigation into the more poetic side of design – an exploration of lightness, air and flight.

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October 5, 2011

Section: Design

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What’s On: Vancouver’s IDS West

What’s On: Vancouver’s IDS West

The west coast’s annual interior design show kicked off yesterday and serves up the greatest and grandest in residential design until October 2.

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September 30, 2011

Section: Interiors

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This week: Maison&Objet

This week: Maison&Objet

As Paris’s biggest home decor show, Maison&Objet, kicks off today, get ready for plenty of beautiful, inspirational and swoon-worthy designs. Here are six pieces we’d love to show off in our abodes.

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September 9, 2011

Section: Design

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