Microsoft Italy and the Sapienza University for the home of the future
Thanks to the program Microsoft Azure for Research, the Sapienza team of over 50 students and PhD students can use Microsoft Cloud Computing for free to design the prototype of the home of the future.
The German Design Award rewards Lapitec’s sintered stone
The full body sintered stone of Lapitec has been awarded in the 2018 edition of the German Design Award, in the category Kitchen Countertops.
Elle has won the Cristalplant Dutch Design Contest 2017
The Dutch Design Contest has just ended. The competition promoted by the company from Treviso, in collaboration with the brand Tortu, challenged architects and designers in the interpretation of the potentials of the solid surface material with the same name.
Surface Design Awards: 2018 finalist projects announced
The finalists of this year’s Surface Design Awards have been announced, unveiling some of the best projects from across the globe which feature innovative materials and surfaces.
Fuorisalone 2018: Stefano Boeri Architetti for space&interiors
MADE eventi has picked Stefano Boeri Architetti to curate and revamp space&interiors, the exhibition‐cum‐event which will run at The Mall in Milan from 17 to 21 April 2018.
A Vertical Forest signed by Boeri will be also in Paris
The structure will be built in the Villiers sur Marne Municipality, in the east of the Parisian metropolitan area, and will consist of a tower 54 meters high made entirely of wooden structures.
Kaldewei enameled steel wins the Green Good Design Award
This is one of the most prestigious international awards for sustainability: it presents to the public the leading manufacturers of sustainable products.
Neolith is increasingly present on the market of restructuring
Launched in 2011 by TheSize, expert in new materials for architecture, the brand Neolith strengthens its presence on the market, following the growing demand for renovation.
Florim Group opens a new Flagship store in Moscow
Thursday, October 12, the Group inaugurated a new institutional space for the Russian market.
An ice house is one of the winners of the Archmarathon Awards 2017
The futuristic project awarded in the category “Visioning” stands out among the winners for the use of a natural as well as unusual material: ice.
A Vertical Wood (Bosco Verticale) lands on Mars: SBA China at SUSAS 2017
A Bosco Verticale on Mars: this is one of the scenarios developed by SBA China along with the Future City Lab of Tongji University to imagine Shanghai in 2117.
Arup report: Organic waste could provide the building materials of the future
Cities could tackle the global problem of rising levels of waste and depleted resources by using organic waste, such as bananas, potatoes and maize as building materials, Arup predicts