Five iconic steel buildings in the world
Besides being aesthetically pleasing, steel offers strength and affordability that you cannot get from traditional construction materials. Plus, it’s much faster to erect. And structures made of steel can withstand extreme weather conditions and even earthquakes
Rebel Architecture, a new series by Al Jazeera features architects who use design as a form of resistance and activism. By designing for the majority rather than the elite, the architects featured in ´Rebel Architecture´ are tackling the world´s urban, environmental and social problems
Happy Birthday Santiago Calatrava
Santiago Calatrava, a world-renowned Spanish architect, engineer and sculptor noted for his amalgamation of modernist architecture and metal sculptures, turns 63 today! He was born on 28th July 1951 in Spain. Calatrava studied architecture at the Polytechnic University of Valencia in Spain,
Dhabriya Group’s modular furniture company, Dynasty Modular Furnitures is all set to host Spain’s Alvic Group, famous for its various wooden boards and fixtures. The Alvic group’s brand LUXE is very well known across about 50 countries.
Plastocraft Sanitary India has launched the 'Kingston' artefacts collection, which is an assortment of 19 single lever faucets.
"Inspirations normally come from international market when we visit fairs in Italy and Spain. However, it is important to Indianise it so that it works for the Indian market," says Vivek Talwar, Managing Director, Nitco as he shares some insights on the tile industry with us. When somebody is designing a house, they can choose from varied options for floor tiles,
A muted colour scheme, straight-lined architecture and clean interiors with freeflowing spaces define Zapata y Herrera's new office in Valencia, Spain. Designed by +Quespacio, this space defies the tradition of conventional corporate space design. Valencia in Spain is known for its history, art and culture. It is, then, no easy task to create spaces that not only resonate the culture of this beautiful city
Artist Sangeeta Babani’s elegant Mumbai home is a medley of art, heart and subtle references to her Spanish roots.