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Robot-made tables and vases feature surface textures created using algorithms

Iraqi-born UAE-based designer Layth Mahdi debuts a series of marble vases and tables with contoured surfaces milled by robots and designed using algorithms. Launched during Dubai Design Week last month, Layth Mahdi's...

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...

22 Wonderful ideas for marble decoration!

Marble is one of the most impressive and timeless materials used in home decoration. With its finesse and impeccable aesthetics, it gives the spaces...

Art exhibition pays tribute to quarries

An international photographer’s ‘fascination’ with quarries has recently been exhibited at a contemporary art gallery in the US.   Andrew Buck’s exhibition Andrew Buck: Quarry – which features...

35 Unique choices for decorating your home with stone!

Stone home decoration fits in most decor styles and elegantly illuminates the spaces. You can fit such a décor into the living room or...

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...

The UK’s only marble Michelangelo takes pride of place at new Royal Academy

Michelangelo’s Taddei Tondo­—a masterpiece of his early maturity and the Royal Academy’s great artistic treasure—has moved again. The circular, unfinished marble relief of the...

Berlin new museum building made of marble and natural stone aggregates

David Chipperfield Architects’ new central entrance to the city’s Museum Island has been officially handed over to the State Museums of Berlin prior to...

Jaime Hayon explores color through hand blown glass and marble in ChromaticO exhibition

Following his first solo exhibition at Galerie Kreo in 2015, Jaime Hayon presents ChromaticO, a new collection for the gallery that explores color and its ability to...

Are you ready to step inside The Quarry Gallery?

They have travelled far. To quarries across 31 countries. Above and beyond the land and sea. To bring home the world’s most rare and...