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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,...

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...

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...

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...

Casa Salvatori in Milan brings together marble furnishings and flecked terrazzo floors

Marble artworks, ornaments and furniture appear throughout this Milanese apartment, designed by Elissa Ossino Studio for the head of Italian stone brand Salvatori. The apartment is set within...

The most luxurious & elusive bathrooms of all time: Marble & expensive floors

Whitewashed tiles, expensive marbles and floors make up the most luxurious bathrooms you've ever seen. Famous designers leave their signature and show us the bathrooms...

French multimedia artists showcase quarries

Quarries have taken centre stage in a number of French multimedia art installations. A former limestone quarry in Les Baux-de-Provence in southern France has been...

7 ways to put marble in the home decor without spending a fortune

You stare at those marvellous houses  in Instagram and Pinterest but you do not dare to think if you could possibly adopt the ideas...

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...

Unusual paintings, created using marble powder

His paintings are like magical dreams. It so happens that, in consideration of a particular artist’s work, you catch yourself thinking about what his paintings...