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From Michael Bierut, A Designer’s Guide to Compromise

From Michael Bierut, A Designer’s Guide to Compromise

At Designthinkers 2018, Michael Bierut’s How To keynote walked through the Pentagram designer’s approach to his craft. And through his work for Hillary Clinton, the Museum of Art and Design and Syracuse University, one thread emerged: the importance of compromise.

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17 days ago

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Geometry Lessons: 3 Retail Spaces That Use Simple Shapes to Stunning Effect

Geometry Lessons: 3 Retail Spaces That Use Simple Shapes to Stunning Effect

In designing a memorable interior, sometimes simplicity is best. These three retail spaces, in Vancouver, Seattle and Sofia, Bulgaria, expertly rely on familiar forms – stripes, circles and triangles – to make a lasting impression.

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August 1, 2018

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5 Things We Learned From Information Designer Giorgia Lupi

5 Things We Learned From Information Designer Giorgia Lupi

Azure explores the beauty of data, and how to design it, with New York artist and information designer Giorgia Lupi.

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July 24, 2018

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2018 AZ Award of Merit: Experiential Graphic Design

2018 AZ Award of Merit: Experiential Graphic Design

The 2017 AZ Award of Merit in the Experiential Graphic Design category goes to a football centre reimagined as a perspective-shifting interactive history book.

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June 29, 2018

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2018 AZ Awards Winner: Experiential Graphic Design

2018 AZ Awards Winner: Experiential Graphic Design

Rios Clementi Hale Studios’ ROW DTLA, a Los Angeles project that combines structured wayfinding, signed landmarks and colourful accents, is effortlessly excellent – which is why it won the 2018 AZ Awards Winner for Experiential Graphic Design.

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June 29, 2018

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The Design Canada Documentary is Out Now

The Design Canada Documentary is Out Now

Design Canada, a new documentary from the team behind Helvetica, introduces us to the graphic designers behind the nation’s most iconic logos.

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June 19, 2018

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Celebrating the Life of Pierre D’Anjou

Celebrating the Life of Pierre D’Anjou

A pillar of the Montreal design community, a lover of Italian design and a great friend of many, including Azure, the late Pierre D’Anjou will be sorely missed.

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May 4, 2018

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Bold Graphics Transform a Wastewater Plant in Spain

Bold Graphics Transform a Wastewater Plant in Spain

To revitalize a wastewater treatment station near Oviedo, Spain, Padilla Nicás arquitectos used one material: paint.

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May 23, 2017

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The Dynamism of Raw Color Studio

The Dynamism of Raw Color Studio

Crafting everything from textiles to brand identity to a new carpet collection for Nanimarquina, Christoph Brach and Daniera ter Haar mix product making and graphic expression in whole new ways.

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May 12, 2017

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10 Provocative Designs Inspired By the 2016 U.S. Election

10 Provocative Designs Inspired By the 2016 U.S. Election

As America’s most colourful and controversial presidential election campaign nears its final hours, we look at the most comical, sad, satirical and poignant artworks, designs and concepts inspired by Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

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November 7, 2016

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