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...
Architecture
22 December, 2017

Engineered quartz: discover its power for decoration

Engineered Quartz brings the latest materials technology to the pure, unadulterated power of natural stone.…
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Architecture
14 December, 2017

Christmas decorations: this is how cities change

Christmas is a time for cities to transform themselves in preparation for the biggest period…
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Interior design
23 November, 2017

Ice of Genesis: the beginning of everything

ICE of GENESIS is the beginning of everything; the origin of nature, and of matter.…
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Architecture
7 November, 2017

Stirling Architecture Awards: winners and most renowned works

The RIBA Stirling architecture awards represents the pinnacle of architecture, and only the very best…
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kitchen worktops
Solutions
30 October, 2017

Main drawbacks of wooden kitchen countertops

Before we begin looking at the disadvantages of wooden kitchen countertops, we should first start…
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Architecture
24 October, 2017

The best architects in the world and their inspirational works

There are works of architecture that are simply inspirational. Throughout the history of architecture, there…
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Projects
2 October, 2017

COMPAC x Design, the perfect union in Design Frontiers 2017

The annual London Design Festival has come to an end. One of the biggest dates…
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Interior design
25 September, 2017

Fall decorating trends for the best projects

Moving into fall 2017, we are starting to see the latest color palettes from the…
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Projects
19 September, 2017

Mineral Gravity by Arik Levy dazzles everyone during London Design Festival

The London Design Festival Week has just started and with it also the beginning of…
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Projects
15 September, 2017

Design Frontiers: the most transgressive space of the London Design Festival

The London Design Festival will start next Monday 18th and will run until 24th September…
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