Architecture and Design

Unmissable architecture events in 2019

World Design Capital 2022. ‘We want Valencia to be an example in how design can improve a city’

Valencia (Spain) was recently chosen as the World Design Capital. We speak to Xavi Calvo, strategic bid director, about the objectives to be met and what this Mediterranean city brings...

A look at the new quartz designs by Compac

The three new designs from COMPAC, The Surfaces Company have expanded its premium Unique Collection™ to a selection of eight. The new additions are Unique Carrara ™, Unique Bianco ™...

Technological quartz as an alternative to veined marble for interior design

Architects have valued natural marble for centuries. Its beauty and technical features have made it an essential material and some quarries such as Carrara are mythical spots in western culture...
9 August, 2019

Four holiday destinations to enjoy architecture

After building up our holiday days to use them on a long trip, we get…
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Nicolás Maruri
26 July, 2019

‘Architects should be able to develop a critical approach to what they do alongside ethical principles’

We speak to architect Nicolás Maruri, a lecturer at the Higher Technical School of Architecture…
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5 July, 2019

Technological marble for homes and public spaces

Natural marble has certain limitations that have now been overcome thanks to the development of…
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18 May, 2019

‘Schools need to be more than just for teaching and become dynamic elements in cities’

Gabriel Verd is a widely experienced architect in school design. We speak to him about…
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