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A Cloud of Bottles on Governors Island

A Cloud of Bottles on Governors Island

Every hour, New Yorkers dispose of 53,780 plastic bottles. That’s a shame, but architecture firm StudioKCA has turned this waste into fodder for a shimmering public pavilion on Governors Island.

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July 5, 2013

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Four Studios In Montreal That Are Hitting It Big

Four Studios In Montreal That Are Hitting It Big

Working out of the city’s brick-clad warehouse lofts, these local firms are creating highly experimental works in graphic design, video installation, furniture and interiors

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June 24, 2013

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When Enough is Enough

When Enough is Enough

We Make Carpets draws a line in the sand.

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May 6, 2013

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Milan Design Week 2013: Our Top 10

Milan Design Week 2013: Our Top 10

Back from the whirlwind design extravaganza, Azure editors have combed through hundreds of snapshots and selected 50+ standout furnishings and unforgettable moments captured during Milan Design Week.

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April 19, 2013

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Sou Fujimoto’s Barely-There Serpentine Pavilion

Sou Fujimoto’s Barely-There Serpentine Pavilion

In June, the Japanese architect will erect a cloud-shaped structure for the 13th edition of the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion in London’s Kensington Gardens.

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March 1, 2013

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2012 in Review: Top 10 Curiosities

2012 in Review: Top 10 Curiosities

Yayoi Kusama’s couture polka dots, Google’s augmented reality glasses, and Nick Cave’s wildly fun soundsuits made our list of favourite curiosities in 2012.

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December 25, 2012

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Best bets at Design Miami 2012

Best bets at Design Miami 2012

The global art-design extravaganza kicks off officially on December 5 with exhibits, installations and cocktail parties happening over five days. Here’s what not to miss.

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November 29, 2012

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Breathtaking: Constructed Landscapes

Breathtaking: Constructed Landscapes

The role of architecture in our experience of nature is at the heart of this exhibition at the Toronto Harbourfront Centre.

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November 28, 2012

Section: Architecture

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Portal of Awareness by Rojkind Arquitectos

Portal of Awareness by Rojkind Arquitectos

Along Mexico City’s Paseo de la Reforma, a sculpture made from painted mugs encloses the sidewalk in a sweeping arch of colour.

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November 27, 2012

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Crowdsourcing a cancer cure

Crowdsourcing a cancer cure

Salvatore Iaconesi, an Italian artist, hacker and TED Fellow, created a website to garner feedback on how to treat his illness, then mapped out the suggestions from 50,000 artists, doctors and fellow patients, and made them accessible to all.

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November 19, 2012

Section: Curiosity

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