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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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Emmanuelle Moureaux’s colourful, playful bank

Emmanuelle Moureaux’s colourful, playful bank

Emmanuelle Moureaux’s latest bank in Japan is just another example of how institutional buildings don’t always need to be sterile, dull and monochrome.

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July 29, 2011

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Table lamps that look sweet enough to eat

Table lamps that look sweet enough to eat

The Campana Brothers of Brazil have launched a line of wildly original table lamps using the colourful rubbery resin made famous by New York-based Italian designer Gaetano Pesce.

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May 25, 2011

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BoConcept and Jardin de Ville in Toronto

BoConcept and Jardin de Ville in Toronto

Denmark’s BoConcept and Montreal’s Jardin de Ville recently joined the slew of furniture showrooms in Toronto’s design district.

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May 24, 2011

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Azure in NYC: Foscarini finds a home in Manhattan

Azure in NYC: Foscarini finds a home in Manhattan

This fall, the Italian lighting manufacturer Foscarini will raise its North American profile with the opening of a flagship showroom on Greene Street in New York’s SoHo.

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May 14, 2011

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On Now: Okay Studio takes Rotterdam

On Now: Okay Studio takes Rotterdam

Dutch furniture manufacturer Arco shows off works by London’s award-winning Okay Studio – a collective that includes art-design maverick Peter Marigold and Raw Edges’s Shay Alkalay & Yael Mer – at Galerie Vivid in Rotterdam.

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May 9, 2011

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Forest of Evolution

Forest of Evolution

Salone del Mobile 2011 was packed with big, bold displays. But one installation along via Tortona – by Japanese lighting company Lumiotec – was so small that only five or six people could see it at once.

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April 27, 2011

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Countdown to Milan: Euroluce

Countdown to Milan: Euroluce

At the hotly anticipated biennial lighting expo, Fabbian, Catellani & Smith and Foscarini are set to debut fixtures that are both delicate and quirky.

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April 1, 2011

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Countdown to Milan: Belgium is Design

Countdown to Milan: Belgium is Design

At the Milan fair and beyond, the country’s top designers – including Julien de Smedt, Gauthier Poulain and Alain Berteau – will flaunt their talents.

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March 25, 2011

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Countdown to Milan: Meet My Project

Countdown to Milan: Meet My Project

This group show takes you inside the design and making process of Marcel Wanders, Angus Hutcheson, Takumi Shimamura and many other international designers.

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March 18, 2011

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