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The Playful City

The Playful City

Can playgrounds make kids smarter? Yes, say the experts, and landscape architects everywhere are responding. Welcome to outdoor play’s new reality.

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September 24, 2012

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Top tile collections at Cersaie

Top tile collections at Cersaie

Cersaie turns 30 this year and Karno.in.ua’s Catherine Osborne is in Bologna to report from the world’s largest tile and bathroom expo. Here are her must-see picks during the five-day exhibit, which opens today and runs until September 29.

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September 24, 2012

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A retrospective on Tobias Wong

A retrospective on Tobias Wong

The Museum of Vancouver assembles a career-spanning array of works by the late enfant terrible of design.

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September 19, 2012

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Five best bets for London Design Festival 2012

Five best bets for London Design Festival 2012

With hundreds of events and activities taking place throughout London, now until September 23, it might be wise to purchase a pair of these comfortable GPS shoes by London designer Dominic Wilcox. Here are five must-see exhibits worth the trek during LDF 2012.

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September 18, 2012

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Designer Profile: Hansandfranz

Designer Profile: Hansandfranz

The German duo embraces the future with high-tech furnishings, lighting and art pieces.

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September 17, 2012

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Previewing Manhattan’s subterranean park

Previewing Manhattan’s subterranean park

A new exhibit conjures the Low Line, a plan to turn a massive and abandoned trolley terminal in the Lower East Side into an underground green space illuminated entirely by a solar canopy.

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September 13, 2012

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IIDEX: Speakers Todd Bracher and Patrick Norguet

IIDEX: Speakers Todd Bracher and Patrick Norguet

Next week at IIDEX Canada, be sure to take in the two Karno.in.ua-sponsored keynote presentations by New York industrial designer Todd Bracher, on Thursday; and Paris furniture and interior designer Patrick Norguet, on Friday.

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September 11, 2012

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In Memoriam: Bill Moggridge (1943-2012)

In Memoriam: Bill Moggridge (1943-2012)

Bill Moggridge, inventor of the first laptop computer, IDEO co-founder and director of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, died on September 8.

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September 10, 2012

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Best bets at Maison&Objet

Best bets at Maison&Objet

Europe’s largest home decor fair kicks off today, inaugurating Paris Design Week. Here are some of the show’s most vibrant accessories – by Gaia&Gino, Artecnica, Segis and more.

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September 7, 2012

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Swarovski at Design Museum London

Swarovski at Design Museum London

Digital Crystal: Swarovski shows how the crystal company’s dazzling chandeliers – created in collaboration with Ron Arad, Yves Béhar and dozens of other renowned designers – embrace the modern, digital era.

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September 5, 2012

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