Call for entries for the latest edition of ASCER's Tile of Spain Awards
ASCER (the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturers’ Association) has announced the nineteenth edition of its Tile of Spain Awards of Architecture, Interior Design and Final Degree Project.
Cersaie 2020 cancelled
The impossibility of guaranteeing an edition of Cersaie that would come up to its usual high standards has prompted the organisers to cancel this year’s event. Cersaie will be back from 27 September to 1 October 2021.
The first edition of SUPERFACES, the Italian exhibition of innovative surfaces for design
The event to design new architectural horizons by using innovative design and architecture materials is debuting in Rimini, from November 12 to 14, 2020.
Connected: 9 designers, 3 hardwoods, 1 workshop
Connected is an experiment set out to explore how designers and craftsmen adapt their working practices during lockdown.
Well-being Revolution: an important manifesto for the well-being
Eighteen influential companies promote design as an essential part of the evolution of living spaces. The manifesto is called Well-being Revolution
The Green Good Design Award for the washbasin VEIL®
VEIL® is the result of a highly sustainable manufacturing process that uses the energy generated by photovoltaic systems and involves a total recycling of the water used in the processing of ceramics.
Cersaie 2020 moves to November
The world leading exhibition for the ceramic industry will be held in Bologna from 9 to 13 November. Title of the event: “The healthiness of ceramics for rethinking home design and architecture”
Mobile, sustainable minimalism: Kebony wood completes eco-friendly "Tiny Houses"
A new, innovative housing model, ‘Tiny Houses’, has been created to offer sustainable, mobile and affordable living
Coverings announced Installation & Design Award winners 2020
The largest international tile and stone exhibition and conference in North America, announced the 18 projects receiving the coveted Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards for 2020
Building health: green building as a solution to revamp the sector
According to Gilberto Barcella, a specialist in reconstruction and building with hemp and lime, “biocomposites combine energy saving with confirmed properties of hygiene and sanitization”.
In Matera, farmhouses become hi-tech and nZeB
New hi-tech and super green farmhouses are born in the heart of Matera, where high sustainability, comfort and healthiness coexist to meet the needs of the contemporary real estate.
CannonDesign creates modular, walk-in booth for Coronavirus testing
To address the need for testing in urban areas for those without vehicles, CannonDesign architect Albert Rhee created a walk-in testing booth that is slated for public use.