THE XSS wins the A'Design Award & Competition 2012-2013
Competing against millions of designs launched each year, THE XSS takes the opportunity to bring home the A'Design Award & Competition 2012-2013 with another leap, revealing unconventional yet mesmerizing designs based in Hong Kong. Through projects such as 'Paradox House' and 'Starlit Learning Centre', Catherine and her team find the perfect balance between functionality and style regardless of whether it is a chic multimedia design studio or an educational space for children.
Last call for joining the Successful Design Awards
China's "Successful Design Awards" closes registration doors this June 30th. Running for the 7th year, it is known as the benchmark of innovation and creativity in China. Having wide media coverage on an international spectrum, participating ensures great exposure to talented designers. hose who are always active and committed to innovation and creativity, should take this privilege to join the 2013 Successful design awards to compete with the world's best. For more information on joining, click here
Foster + Partners celebrate the opening of "The Bow"
"The Bow", a 237-m-high headquaterters tower - the city's tallest building and Canada's tallest tower outside Toronto, has officially opened this June. According to the partner, "The tower's form was shaped by the unique Calgary climate - fadcing south, the building curves to define a series of spectacular light-filled six-storey atria, with mature sky gardens, cafes, and meeting areas' which bring a vital social dimension to the office floors. The Bow is a bold new symbol for Calgary, and is a testament to the strength of our team and excellent local relationships".
Project list has been released announcing the nominees
Architext, the Roman competition that challenges competitors to the project Trans(ap)parencies, have announced that they have chosen nominees for projects of the various sections; which include the Rehabilitation section, as well as Residential Buildings, Exterior Design, Interior Design, and Public Building. Architext has managed to attract competitors from around the world. Some examples of countries they have contracted with include Russia, Czech Republic, Croatia, Bulgaria, Austria, Germany, Hungary and Poland. To view the list of projects,click here.
Harrods has chosen Opera Contemporary to represent the best of Made in Italy
"Opera Contemporary, the more contemporary brand of the historic company Angelo Cappellini&C, has been chosen by the famous London department store Harrods to represent the best of the Italian furniture." Opera Contemporary aimed at a sophisticatedaudience by offering a high quality product that is enriched by materials and craftsmanship thatare typical of the most qualified Made in Italy. Its goal is satisfying the needs of high-end interior decoration for public, representative, and private spaces. For more information
Interior Design Décor & Furniture expo – February 2014
Divine Pearl is pleased to inform you when ticket-booking for the Interior Design Décor & Furniture expo will be announced. The exhibition is located in Oman and will be held in February, 2012. Products include furniture, home accessories such as candles, vases, bowls, and handicrafts, collectable Art, sculptures, lighting, as well as architectural design, interior design, residential design and kitchen & bathroom accessories. Every year IDF challenges companies around the world to create their best to be included in our exhibition to sell or simply display their products/projects.