TechnoGrafica is an Italian company offering a collection of panels for wall decoration. Some remind natural stone.
At the Berlin Alexanderplatz was held the groundbreaking ceremony for the 150 m high Alexander Tower. It will have 377 apartments from 24 to 423 square meters. Architects are Ortner + Ortner.
„Why Quartz Has Become Such A Popular Countertop Stone“ is the title of a report in Forbes magazine.
A developer set to build new homes in a Cotswolds village near Badminton in the UK has been ordered by councillors to use natural stone, putting the local authority at risk of a costly legal battle.
Italian companies from Carrara are applying the blockchain-technology to the stone business. It offers tracebility of the origin of a stone by a chip connected to an online databse. We had recently described the technology (Italian, 1).
Australian Scientists have discovered a rock painting maybe being the oldest depiction of a hunting scene.
Spanish Prado Museum and the World Wildlife Fund have digitally manipulated famous paintings to depict the consequences of climate change.
Video Of the Month: Argentinian artist Leandro Erlich has created sand models of 66 cars and trucks standing on the Miami Beach shore as if stuck in a traffic jam. With the artwork for the Miami Art Week he wanted to raise awareness for climate-change (1, 2).
(18.12.2019, USA: 12.18.2019)