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A 3D Printed Clock That Runs on Marbles

The clock is loud, impractical, and gorgeous There are so many ways to know what time it is. You can wear a watch, check your...

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...

Karl Lagerfeld introduces marble ‘Architectures’ at Carpenters Workshop Gallery in Paris

From october 19 – december 22, 2018, Carpenters Workshop Gallery introduces Karl Lagerfeld’s first ever exhibition of sculptural works. ‘Architectures’ comprises monochromatic, functional sculptures...

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,...

Matthew Simmonds explores historic architecture in stone sculptures

Doric columns, arches and vaulted ceilings are among the architectural details that Matthew Simmonds has carved from stone in these intricate sculptures.  The result of a lifelong interest in...

David ‘preceded medical science’ – Renaissance work shows precocious knowledge of blood circulation

Michelangelo preceded medical science in the knowledge of blood circulation shown in his masterpiece sculpture David, a US medical expert says in a new...

Zaha Hadid’s Stunning Feature Wall Showcases Masterful Craftsmanship

Architects have called it futuristic and compared it to spaceships. Envisioned and designed by late renowned architect Zaha Hadid, the 520 W 28th Street residential condominium...

How Artists Use Natural Stone to Create Timeless Sculptures

The beauty and versatility of natural stone are among the many reasons homeowners and builders gravitate to the material for their projects. Artists often...

Burj Jumeira supertall skyscraper will rise from fingerprint of Dubai’s ruler

Visuals have been released of the SOM-designed Burj Jumeira, a 550-metre-tall split-volume skyscraper in Dubai that will rise from a lake shaped like the fingerprint of the emirate's ruler.  Unveiled by state-owned Dubai...

Marble bathroom ideas for an elegant and luxurious scheme

This noble stone is making a style revival in our bathrooms thanks to its natural beauty and versatility. We show you how... Looking for marble...