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Photo: John Gollings
March Studio’s dynamic entry stair and lobby for Hotel Hotel in Canberra, Australia was named the World Interior of the Year at the Inside Festival held recently in Singapore.
Photo: José Aznar, courtesy of Figueras
The Centre Pompidou's new "pop-up" museum, which opened in March 2015 in Málaga, Spain (the birthplace of Picasso) includes a 120-seat multipurpose auditorium with retractable seats by Figueras.

Sedak at Brookfield Place

Products19. October 2015
By: John Hill
The northern entrance of Brookfield Place shows an impressive all-glass structure. Glass fins up to 7m fabricated by Sedak take the weight of the façade’s glass panes and increase the already high transparency. (Photo: Greg West Photography)
The shopping mall at Brookfield Place in New York's Battery Park City, designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects, features two new highly transparent entrance façades supported by glass fins supplied by Sedak.

Light Emitting Concrete in Abu Dhabi

Products 5. October 2015
By: John Hill
Photo: LUCEM (All photographs courtesy of v2com)
A facade with calligraphic letters set into light emitting concrete, designed and produced by LUCEM Lichtbeton, was recently completed at the Al Aziz Mosque in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Ryerson's New Prismatic Gem

Products21. September 2015
By: John Hill
Photo: Courtesy of Alpolic
The recently completed Ryerson University Student Learning Centre in Toronto, designed by Snøhetta with Zeidler Partnership Architects, has a crystalline form accentuated by faceted panels with a prismatic finish at the building's entrance on Yonge Street.

SolidNature at Maison & Objet

Products 7. September 2015
By: John Hill
All photographs courtesy of SolidNature
Stone supplier SolidNature collaborated with architect Rem Koolhaas and designer Petra Blaisse to display 600 types of onyx, marbles, travertines, and other stones for the Maison & Objet trade fair in Paris.

Covering 'The Blue Whale'

Products24. August 2015
By: John Hill
Photo: © GKD/Pepe Mateos
Buenos Aires's new Centro Cultural Kirchner is commonly known as Ballena Azul (Blue Whale) due to its whale-like concert hall designed by B4FS Arquitectos that is covered in metallic fabric from GKD.

A Facade of Colorful Curtains

Products13. July 2015
By: John Hill
Photo: Marcela Grassi (All photographs courtesy of KriskaDECOR)
At Expo Milano 2015, Spain's Zorrozua y Asociados's colorful box expresses the four geographical and culinary regions of Ecuador in the country's first pavilion at an international exposition.

A Colorful 'Crystal' in Münster

Products29. June 2015
By: John Hill, Thomas Geuder
Photo: HG Esch
In Münster, Germany, HPP Architects have realized, together with Duk-Kyu Ryang, an office building for LVM that adds character to the city's skyline. Inside, employees can look forward to seasonal moods of color that emanate from the flooring.

Lighting the S-Bahn

Products15. June 2015
By: John Hill
Photo: Christian Günther
The S-Bahn-Station Wilhelm-Leuschner-Platz in Leipzig, Germany, is a wonderous space of concrete, glass block and light, the product of a collaboration between architect Max Dudler and lighting designer Andreas Schulz.