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Torlonia Marbles: World’s most important private collection of ancient Roman art to go on...

Accessible only to a chosen few, the collection was so little known that it became the stuff of legend. Even scholars knew it only from...

Star Wars heroes Rey and Kylo made from Carrara marble in Rome

Rey and Kylo Ren, protagonists of the third stellar trilogy, are displayed at “La Clessidra Sala Blu” gallery in Rome until 29 December. They...

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...

Carrara white is trendy: from Adidas to Ferragamo perfumes

Luxury brands fond of Carrara marbles. And the Gucci supermodels parade among them.Carrara marble is trendy: the T Magazine, a New York Times supplement,...

This Museum’s Facade Was Formed With 20,000 Pieces of Granite

The new Kadokawa Culture Museum in Japan is situated within a starkly designed structure by architect Kengo Kuma. Appearing pixelated, the facade is formed with 20,000...

Designers Imagine What Bended Marble Furniture Could Look Like

In partnership with stone specialist MM Galleri, Singapore Tatler Homes invited three studios to design furniture that features the firm's innovative bended marble technique Stone fabricator and...

Nendo mines impromptu marble bench in façade of Marsotto’s Brera showroom

Following multiple gravity-defying marble furnishing collaborations since 2010, Nendo’s minimal style now defines Marsotto’s new brera showroom in Milan. At the front, the japanese designer...

Discover AMANZOE, a combination of Natural Stones and Water

Where "peace" and “life” meet, where simplicity is combined with luxury in an idyllic setting and water blends with stone, the result can only...

The unique creations of Nikolas Barikos from Greek marbles

Useful objects from Greek marbles made with passion of a special craftsman.Nikolas Barikos was born and raised  in Heraklion and continues to live in...

Monte Altissimo, home to Michelangelo’s favored marble quarries

Monte Altissimo is famous for the marble quarries where a certain Michelangelo selected the marble for his Renaissance sculpture. Today it’s a place of...