Porcelain stoneware is the best possible solution for kitchen countertops, from both a technical and an aesthetic point of view. SapienStone creates the best countertops for contemporary kitchens, with a variety of colours ranging from stone effect to marble and concrete. Non-absorbent and resistant to high temperatures and scratches, the countertops by SapienStone allow their users to focus on the cooking of their daily meals
Courtscraper W57, built on Manhattan’s West 57th Street by BIG Bjarke Ingels Group, combines all the advantages of European-style courtyard buildings with those of American skyscrapers, employing interesting formal and technological solutions
The new Birmingham Library that replaces the old building is connected with the REP Theatre to create an urban landmark for the whole city, particularly young people, adding an interesting new project to Mecanoo’s curriculum
SALT is a new project recently completed in Amsterdam by Dutch architectural studio MVRDV, an office building responding to the needs of today’s new creative industries. The façade with its reinforced concrete frames in relief unifies the different operative units in the building, allowing their individuality to show through the differences in the 5 x 4 m module of the windows.
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