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Unexpected artifacts

"Step into the living room, study, office, studio, or den of just about any engaged, imaginative, passionate individual and you'll gravitate toward an item…

The Illuminati

1--SIMPLY THE BESTRobert Dudley Best's aluminum and brass desk lamps have been flying under the radar since their birth in 1930. But since Danish firm Gubi took…

Global village

This year, the ICFF was bigger and more international than ever, with sophisticated showings from such locations as Africa, Southeast Asia and Japan. Meanwhile,…

Working Beautifully

The joint was really jumping. At NeoCon this past June, every square foot of exhibit space in the Merchandise Mart - that historic pile on the Chicago River -…

Alberta Takes a Bite of the Big Apple

The industrial design students of the University of Alberta took Manhattan this May, the first time a Canadian design school has been accepted at ICFF. Entitled…

Double Their Pleasure

When two units were combined into one in a new Vancouver condo, it provided interesting challenges for the design team at mcfarlaneGreen Architecture +…

On With the Show

Canada's largest exposition and conference for the design, construction and management of the built environment has been redesigned. Those attending the 2007…

Cabin Fever

Hot on the heels of success with West Vancouver's Ocean Club, the owners of the trendy restaurant/lounge have opened a sister location in Whistler, B.C.…

Doings atthe DX

"Feel this" is the theme of the Design Exchange's fall fundraising gala?-?the phrase suggesting texture both visual and physical, along with the emotion good…

The Best of America

No less than Laura Bush (Dubya's better half) serves as the honorary patron for the eighth-annual National Design Awards, to be presented this fall at the…

Cake walk

It was the German philosopher Emanuel Kant who posited a creative tension between a prevailing "thesis" and an opposing "antithesis" that inevitably would give…
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