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Island village keeps tradition of marble sculpture alive

Yiannis Hondroyiannis knew how to use a hammer and chisel at the age of 7. “I learned all about marble and its secrets in...

Celine’s flagship minimalistic store in Miami

Two floors of sky-blue marble and pyramidal forms Blue marble and pyramidal forms appear throughout luxury fashion label Céline’s flagship store in Miami, which has...

Bright partitions and chunks of marble define Loreak fashion store in San Sebastián

Pensando en Blanco has dotted blue glass partitions and jagged offcuts of grey marble throughout this otherwise colourless clothing store in northern Spain.Established in...

La Karrière: once a quarry, now a cultural attraction

The site in a village of 140 citizens about 30 km from Dijon attracts some 25.000 visitors per year / Summer art festival in...

Odysseas Tosounidis: abstract perspective of nature and human form

The abstract perspective of nature and all of its aspects is obvious in Tosounidis’ artworks. The artist is concerned with the concept of creation:...

Nineteen new sites inscribed on the World Heritage List, many of them use stone

The Unesco committee met in Bahrein’s capital Manama in June 2018Nineteen new sites have been inscribed on the World Heritage list during the committee’s...

Helaine Blumenfeld Translating Her Vision – Revd Jonathan Evens

Rupert Edwards, Director of the recent Sky Arts documentary ‘Hard Beauty’, describes the film’s subject, Helaine Blumenfeld, ‘Britain’s most successful sculptor you have never...

The marble quarry not only as a material resource for art but also as...

In the exhibition „Cava“, Arkad Foundation shows how artists perceived the quarry / In Seravezza close to Carrara from July 28 to October 28,...

The 9th International Sculpture Symposium came to an end – The Greek Marble Business...

Eight wonderful marble made works of art for public space were received by the Municipality of Heraklion in Crete, during the closure ceremony of...

18 of the most stunning marble bathrooms

You may not sleep or eat here, but there’s something to be said for creating a spa-like bathroom in your home. We’re talking the...