Architectural Creativity on Display in Venice

President Paolo Baratta is proud to present the Venice Biennale’s 15th International Architecture Exhibition, running from May 28th to November 27th. With Director Alejandro Aravena at the helm, this year’s theme is Reporting From The Front, reflected throughout the entire exhibition from the Giardini to the Arsenale venues

A game of light and shadow

In an expertly devised fusion of opposites, Portuguese design studio Aires Mateus has created the new Lisbon headquarters of EDP, one of Europe’s leading electricity producers

Surface Design Awards

“Where surfaces come alive”. Never have these word rung truer, with reference to the winning projects of the latest Surface Design Awards, announced at the Surface Design Show, London, which took place on 8th February. Innovative surfaces...

Les Grands Verres: a succession of experiences

The name of the restaurant itself is inspired by The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass) , a work of art by Marcel Duchamp. With this project, Lina Ghotmeh has...

MIPIM Awards, the Winners

From among the twelve projects awarded this past 13 March in the eleven different categories of the MIPIM awards, the true winner turned out to be the European city and its regeneration. From the DomRömer...

Caring architecture

Stakeholders: Fundació Kālida, Nous Cims, Fundació Privada de l’Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Maggie’s Centre, Studio UrquiolaArchitecture: Benedetta Tagliabue – EMBTInterior design: Studio UrquiolaLandscape consultant: Miralles Tagliabue EMBTMain Contractor: Construcciones...

A new standard of sustainable luxury

To encourage more responsible practices for environmental protection without skimping on luxury. At 1 Hotel Toronto sustainability goes beyond the recommendation of using your towels for one more day. It is the principle, the...
Yellow Square, Florence, Italy - Photo © Iuri Niccolai

Hospitality and sharing in living color

Client: InvestiRE SGRArchitectural design: Pierattelli ArchitettureInterior design: Pierattelli Architetture, YellowSquare Arch. Ernesto di SantoPhoto credits: Iuri Niccolai Without neglecting its original mission of formulating an experience of community life, the contemporary hostel is shaped around...

Contemporary design at Mercure Arbat Moscow

Thanks to its privileged location, in one of the most characteristic district of Moscow, Mercure Arbat Moscow, with its contemporary design, is a cozy place suitable both for business people and tourists

Italian Design wins in Rio

Edra, Ethimo and Slamp are among the prestigious brands selected by Claudia Pignatale to enhance Casa Italia in the Costa Brava Club, west of Rio de Janeiro, during the 2016 Olympics