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i29 – interior architects nominated for The Great Indoors Awards 2011


The Great Indoors is a biennial international design event focusing on interior design. An international jury of experts will award four of the best designs, with a total value of 20.000,- euro in the categories: Show & Sell, Relax & Consume, Serve & Facilitate and Concentrate & Collaborate. The Great Indoors 2011 is an initiative […]


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Richard Meier & Partners Architects
Richard Meier Retrospective


Richard Meier & Partners is pleased to announce the opening of Richard Meier Retrospective starting Thursday, October 20th, 2011. The Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey (MARCO) presents a retrospective exhibition of some of the most emblematic works of renowned architect Richard Meier. The works on display included in the exhibition make it possible to […]


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MARMOMACC
Best Communicator Award 2011


The Best Communicator Award is one of the most sought-after by all companies taking part at Marmomacc: right from its inception, it has rewarded show set-ups that through their design best highlight and convey the potential and prospects of stone materials. The Award has allowed to focus attention on specific aspects in exhibition activity, such […]


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AQSO arquitectos office
Hutopolis


“Hutopolis” is a research program that aims to investigate new boundaries for the urban development in China. The study intends to re-use and enhance the existing urban framework and networks as a key idea to generate a new evolution of the city. Hutopolis at Beijing Design Week is a retrospective on the urban condition of […]


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World Architecture Festival Awards (WAF)
Shortlist 2011 part. 3


Sport Allen Jack + Cottier | Milson Island Sport and Recreation Centre (Milson Island, Australia) Located on a small island in the Hawkesbury River, the sports complex is naturally ventilated to stay cool in the summer and warm in the winter and collects rainwater for use on site. The curved design of the building exploits […]


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MARMOMACC, 2011 – the 46th International Exhibition of Stone, Design and Technology
Marmomacc Meets Design


21-24 September 2011 for the coming appointment in Verona with MARMOMACC and its cultural initiatives: Marmomacc Meets Design, with 11 experimental design projects, the International Stone Architecture Award  now at its XII edition, the Best Communicator Award  for the best design exhibit, the Marble Forum with a programme of conventions, lectures, presentations and informative meetings, […]


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World Architecture Festival Awards (WAF)
Shortlist 2011 part. 2


House AGi Architects | The Secret House (Kuwait) A stark white building that offers both privacy and protection from the sun, its top level opens up to offer views towards the city’s skyline. Andrew Maynard Architects | Ilma Grove (Melbourne, Australia) This small, sustainable house was built as an extension to a heritage home, with […]


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World Architecture Festival Awards (WAF)
Shortlist 2011 part. 1


The shortlist for the World Architecture Festival Awards (WAF) – the world’s biggest architecture competition – has been announced. Now in its fourth year, the competition attracted its highest number of entries to date with 704 entries from 59 different countries and, for the first time, architecture and design enthusiasts will get the opportunity to […]


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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec
Bivouac


The Centre Pompidou-Metz presents the first major retrospective in France dedicated to the work of Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec. Their works and research projects made for the last 15 years will be presented over 1000 sqm in the gallery. The exhibition Bivouac is opened from October 7th 2011 to July 30th 2012. Designer: Ronan & […]


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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec
Pico collection, Mutina 2011


Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec are pleased to present the new ceramic collection Pico, designed for the Italian brand Mutina. While in recent years tiling mainly produced icy surfaces hiding the material depth, Pico focuses on revealing the matter as a substance itself – the compressed sand and minerals that constitute ceramic tiles. We intended to […]


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Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec
Textile Field Installation


During the London Design Festival, The Victoria & Albert Museum invited Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec to choose any space we wanted within the Museum: the result is Textile Field an installation which takes over 240 sqm of the floor of the famous Raphael Gallery. Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec conceived an expansive, coloured foam and textile […]


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INSIDE – World Festival of Interiors
Call for entries


Inside is the only global interiors awards event where designers present their work live to an expert panel of judges — including Ilse Crawford, Andre Fu, Ross Lovegrove, Eva Jiricna, David Collins and more— as well as an audience of clients, press and peers. Enter the Inside awards and you could have the opportunity to […]


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Namur-Jean-Talon West Urban Design Competition
Call for entries


The Borough of Côte-des-Neiges – Notre-Dame-de-Grâce is holding an urban design competition to develop the area surrounding public roads in the heart of the Namur – Jean-Talon West sector, delimited for the purposes of the competition by De La Savane Street to the north, Mountain Sights Avenue to the west, the Canadian Pacific Railway to the […]


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World Architecture Festival
Entries into WAF Awards 2011


World Architecture Festival (WAF), the world’s largest, live, inclusive and interactive global architecture event, is returning to Barcelona for its fourth successive year. And the organisers have today unveiled the super-jury, who will cast their vote on the World Building of the Year at the WAF Awards, which take place during the Festival. This year’s […]


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DawnTown Miami 2011
Floating Stage – Design Competition


DawnTown is an annual public international architecture ideas competition meant to bring creative design to DawnTown Miami and also to promote the inspiring urban story of this district to the world. As a compliment to the historic Miami Marine Stadium this year the competition seeks out inventive architectural concept for a multipurpose transportable floating stage […]


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