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Marble & Shop: Versace and the marble world

In the popular imagination, Versace represents fashion, the Medusa, and one of the most well-known and appreciated Italian brands abroad: but Versace is also...

Unusual underground hotel in an abandoned quarry in China

China once again surprises the world with their extravagant projects. A Grand hotel that goes under the earth at almost 90 meters has recently...

How Marble Sculptures Have Inspired Artists and Captivated Audiences for Millenia

Throughout art history, sculptors have experimented with an eclectic range of mediums. While cast bronze, carved wood, and fired clay have made lasting impressions, no material has captivated...

Didier Faustino mixed marble with steel in his new project in Paris

Didier Faustino has completed the flagship store of luxury fashion label, enfants riches déprimés, in Paris, combining marble and steel within its 45 sqm interiors.Set behind a...

Olivier Vadrot’s lava stone and marble seats are shaped like latin alphabet letters

Drawing from the history of writing, french architect & artist Olivier Vadrot has created orchestre, a series of 26 outdoor sculptural seats, each of which with a...

The shocking marble pastry shop in Paros that looks like a museum of ancient...

With a unique design and sweets in the windows that look like ephemeral sculptures, the Tserki confectionery has become the new landmark of the...

Objects of desire: How Connemara marble became the ultimate symbol of good taste

Architects and interior designers use materials the way painters use colour.You might pick a material for its appearance, or for qualities such as how...

Sculptors from around the world to meet in Turkey’s Adana

Preparations for the International Adana Sculpture Symposium, which will be organized for the fourth time this year between Oct. 15 and Nov. 5, have...

The Beauty of Marble in Interiors and Facades

Michelangelo's sculptures. The ancient Greek temples. Castle interiors and palaces. The iconic Barcelona Pavilion of Mies van der Rohe. When we approach the history of...

The marble dominates in the new luxury store of Manolo Blanik in New York

Another store was opened by Manolo Blahnik, this time on Madison Avenue in New York in an iconic 1923 building with two separate windows....