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designer karim rashid visited toronto yesterday to discuss his new book of interior and architecture projects: karimspace. rashid signed copies of the new book and talked about his design career. he went on to describe his history with interiors and his love of architecture. designboom got a sneak peak at the new book, which features forty interior projects ranging from restaurants, residences and retail projects in 12 countries. each section features sketches, renderings and photos of the spaces. while rashid is perhaps best known for his product and furniture designs, he also has a diverse repertoire of interior projects that showcase his distinct aesthetic. rashid talked about his first interior project at the event, the restaurant morimoto in philadelphia, also featured in the book. the book is published by rizzoli and has a foreword by daniel libeskind and an introduction by alessandro mendini.

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