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K. Γιωρκάτζης: Το καλοκαίρι επαναρχίζουν οι εργασίες, στόχος το τέλος του 2015

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Με νέες προκηρύξεις διαγωνισμού ο Δήμος Λευκωσίας επισπεύδει τις διαδικασίες ώστε το καλοκαίρι να ξεκινήσουν οι εργασίες με στόχο την ολοκλήρωσή τους στα τέλη του 2015, σύμφωνα με τον δήμαρχο της πόλης, Κωνσταντίνο Γιωρκάτζη. 8 more words

Thoughts

Marble Marble everywhere...

Marble continues to enjoy the attention it deserves and nowhere was it more evident than at Salone this year. While designer Max Lamb presented the material in an installation inspired by terrazo tiles, Alessandro Mendini’s reinterpretation of his original Proust chair also stood out. 90 more words

Design News

Innsbruck, the Capital of the Alps

Innsbruck is located in the Austrian region of Tirol. Surrounded by mountains, it is a busy ski resort in winter and a hiking paradise in summer. 850 more words

Travel

Which stadium "is" Qatar?

Which stadium better “reflects Qatari design and culture”? One of the two has been anointed by the nation’s top sports commission, whose chairman declared that it does reflect the nation’s culture; the other is one of several designs whose collective inability to “reflect” Qatari culture drove Qatar to cancel the competition for another stadium for the 2022 World Cup, to be held in Doha. 34 more words

Architecture

Zaha Hadid Designs “City of Dreams” Hotel Tower in Macau

Zaha Hadid Architects has designed a 40-story luxury hotel for Macau’s premier leisure and entertainment destination known as ‘City of Dreams.’ Perceived as a single ‘sculptural element’ united by an exposed exoskeleton mesh structure, the ‘simple volume’ was extruded from its rectangular site as two towers connected at the podium and roof levels, with two organically-shaped bridges punctuating the tower’s center external void. 77 more words