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Introducing the Salone del Mobile.Milano

The Salone del Mobile.Milano is the worldwide-renowned furniture exhibition with 2,500 exhibitors, more than 300,000 visitors coming from +160 Countries, +5,000 accredited journalists. 

Alongside the main exhibition, several events, meetings, presentations take place to have a…

PLACE_2B: the new wood effect porcelain tiles by Flaviker

Declined in the Aspen and Dublin versions, the new wood effect porcelain tiles by Flaviker aim to recreate the evocative esthetic of Irish pubs and on used-effects.

Catellani & Smith presents its first collection entirely dedicated to outdoor

Glass plays a starring role, in combination with the latest LED technology for outdoor lamps.

City Life: in Milan the new tower designed by Daniel Libeskind

The construction of the tower designed by Daniel Libeskind in City Life Milan are going on: watch the timelaps video. 

Alejandro Aravena wins the 2016 Pritzker Prize

After awarding the German designer Frei Otto last year, the Chilean architect has been announced as the 2016 laureate of the 41st Pritzker Prize, the architecture’s most prestigious recognition since 1979.

WaterNest100: a floating eco-house

The latest developments in eco-sustainable architecture are rapidly taking shape. The latest high-profile project is WaterNest 100, located in London (UK) and designed by Giancarlo Zema Design Group for EcoFloLife (ecological floating habitats).

All-green roof-terrace for Clinton in Berlin

We're in Berlin, at the headquarters of the fashion company Clinton in Handwerkerstraße, where an all-green, high-altitude roof-terrace provides an appealing way of shortening the distance between earth and sky. The idea of creating a hanging…

Austria Pavilion leader of "Towards a Sustainable Expo"

Thanks to the  Breathe.Austria project, overseen by Klaus K.

Closer by Zucchetti wins European Consumers Choice

After winning the Good Design and the DesignPlus Awards, the innovative shower head designed by Diego Grandi has just won another prestigious international prize.

BigMat International Architecture Award: finalists revealed

BigMat International, a European group of sales outlets for building and home renovation materials, has announced the 18 finalists in the running for the 2015 BigMat International Architecture Awards.

An eco-friendly nursery school in Italy

Watch the video showing how the new nursery school in the Emilia region of Italy was built. Designed by Mario Cucinella Architects of Bologna, the wooden structure was realized by Rubner Holzabu, company of Rubner Group specialized in the construction of large laminated wood works.

Cer-Stile: the Italian Style Concept at Cersaie

The exhibition, designed by Angelo Dall'Aglio and Davide Vercelli, is a story told through a series of habitats in which Italian style is the common thread uniting projects carried out using exclusively Italian products.

Italcementi launches biodynamic cement for cleaner air

From Expo 2015 to the international market, BIODYNAMIC cement by Italcementi is now officially available and on sale worldwide. The innovative cement-based mortar used in the construction of the exterior structure and interior facades of Palazzo Italia, designed by Nemesi & Partners…

Metropolis 79: the smartbuilding between innovation and sustainability

Occupying a surface area of 200,000 square metres and dominated by the magnificent setting of the River Qiantang, the Metropolis 79 project developed by Vanke and designed by the American architect Robert Stern is a residential complex reaching a maximum height of 120 metres.

UniCredit Pavilion opens in Milan

Just over a year since it was started, the UniCredit Pavilion, UniCredit's new multi-purpose meeting centre in Piazza Gae Aulenti, near the Group's HQ, was inaugurated on 20 July.

Torre Arcobaleno injects colour into Milan skyline

Built in 1964, the Torre Arcobaleno has become an emblem of the city's creativity over the years and was first renovated in 1990.

Marazzi celebrates 80th anniversary

Founded in the Italian ceramic cluster of Sassuolo in 1935, the renowned Marazzi celebrates  80 years of leadership in 2015.

Casalgrande for Vanke Pavilion

The Chinese Vanke corporation was first to the finish-line after 10 months of work on a construction site where the Italian flag flew proudly and deservedly next to the Chinese flag, thanks to the Turin-based Bodino Engineering, which built the pavilion, and Casalgrande Padana, which supplied a…

Insta-tile and Auto-leveling, a flexible revolution in ceramic

A highly flexible material and a quick, economical, adhesive-free tile-setting system. An online video shows some of the new developments that ABK Group will be displaying at Coverings 2015: new technologies that re-write the rules of ceramic.

Over 100 Fantini drinking fountains for Africa

In about two years the results on the ground are: 12 water sources that capture water from rock; 27 kilometres of aqueduct; 100 drinking fountains already in operation and 30 more close to completion.