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Marmomacc 2015: International Awards Architecture in Stone

Biannually and for the 14th time, the jury has awarded prizes for unusual construction ideas in natural stone / University Ferrara’s Vincenzo Pavan is the curator

„Casa Rajuela“, Mexico: tiny ships sailing along the façade

Muñoz Arquitectos Asociados purposely left the joints in the stone masonry overdimensionally wide and irregular

German Natural Stone Award: total purse of 30,000 € for projects from across Europe

The jury awarded one main prize as well as prizes for 3 runners-up among the 73 submissions

A wall like a rock for the College of Media and Communication in Qatar

The façade of the university’s main building is clad in raw blocks of Turkish travertine

Architecture from Palestine: heritage in solid construction

The brothers Elias and Yousef, AAU Anastas, want to react to the occurrences in Palestine with local material and town planning

„Salons“ in natural stone for La Louvière’s historic center in Belgium

Refurbishment of the city center was realized by city planner Skope in cooperation with the artist Emile Desmedt

„Linea“ sidings by Franken-Schotter: numerous elongated strips instead of large slabs

German Company enables a play of mix and match for natural stone façades

3D-Mosaic in granite pavement on the Isle of Man

The refurbished road paving in the capitol Douglas was endowed with the British Natural Stone Federation Prize

Building in natural stone: Slate chips on the rooftop

Spanish Ourense University kindergarten emulates the building style of ancient granaries („hórreos”)

Mexican dwelling: playing with contrasting materials and surfaces

„Fluted split-face concrete“, natural stone and wood define Santiago de Querétaro’s Congregación 341

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