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Architecture: Like born in the volcano

(February 2009) The sports stadium on the Spanish island of Tenerife resembles a crater and uses the local basalt

Architecture: Awards for Building with Stone

(February 2009) Prizes for building with natural stone are an effective marketing instrument for the branch

Architecture: Mediterranean siding on the Baltic Coast

(January 2009) Siding details inspired from French and Italian objects are implemented in the „Seaside Resort” of St. Petersburg

Architecture: Titanium, steel and sandstone

(December 2008) Frank O. Gehry erected a building dedicated to Rioja Marqués de Riscal wine, resembling the Guggenheim-Museum in Bilbao

Architecture: Crystals on the ground

(November 2008) Berlin landscape-architect designs inner court of a building housing a mineralogical collection

Architecture: much to do for stone-masons

(October 2008) Modern trend to restore lost castles will bring a lot of business

Savioz Fabrizzi Architects: Symbiosis of Stone and Concrete

Swiss architect conserves traditional building material and creates new quality of living

Architecture: over 80 m breadth in stone

(Juli 2008) An Indian pagoda breaks all records with its dome which has twice the diameter of Rome’s St-Peter’s dome

Architecture: Admonishing words on the wall

(June 2008) The marble wall on the front façade of the Washington’ new news-museum

Architecture: Riprap-Library

(May 2008) Using gabions, young Columbian artists are errecting a low-cost public building