POINTS of contact Meeting point in Venice

Piacere! Since the phenomenal start in 2012, the joint communication initiative for architects of the companies FSB, Gira and KEUCO has been extending an invitation to a meeting point in Venice for the opening week of the Biennale of Architecture. The meeting point is organised every time in a historic Palazzo right beside the Canal Grande, preferably with a garden. Everyone who books the ...

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IXMO Fittings from KEUCO

IXMO fittings bring the interaction between design and functionality to perfection in a new dimension. Minimalistic design with a focus on geometrical bodies concentrates on essentials. There is nothing superfluous to distract from it. Simple forms and high-quality materials combine to give an impression of calmness and clarity. The concentrated form leads to the use of materials in small quantities, with the main emphasis ...

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New Gira production, development, and logistics centre inaugurated

Important milestone for competitiveness and sustainability “Everything on a single level with ideal flow of goods – from incoming goods to assembly to outgoing goods, with very powerful picking-and-packing and warehouse logistics inbetween. And a development centre on a single level on the roof of the assembly area, instead of divided across several floors. What a difference this makes!” At the inauguration of Gira’s ...

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London’s top 10 young architects

Assemble Assemble is a multi-disciplinary collective working across architecture, design and art. Founded in 2010 to undertake a single self-built project, Assemble has since delivered a diverse and award-winning body of work, whilst retaining a democratic and co-operative working method that enables built, social and research-based work at a variety of scales, both making things and making things happen. Important project: Granby Four Streets ...

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RIBA Stirling Prize Exhibition 2018

The Royal Institute of British Architects Stirling Prize celebrates excellence in architecture. The prize is awarded annually and is recognised as the most prestigious architectural award in the United Kingdom. The shortlisted buildings are judged against a range of criteria including design vision; innovation and originality; capacity to stimulate, engage and delight occupants and visitors; as well as accessibility and sustainability. It is also ...

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Exhibition: Young Talent Architecture Award 2018

The Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA) is promoted by the Fundació Mies van der Rohe with the support of Creative Europe as an extension of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award. The Collateral Event of the Architecture Biennale 2018 in Venice will be a comprehensive exhibition presenting the designs of the YTAA 2018 shortlisted works including the ...

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KEUCO PLAN blue

Comprehensive fitting assortment flaunts a luxurious aluminium finish „Made in Germany“ fittings guarantee prolonged durability KEUCO fittings made in Germany embody first class design, flawless surfaces, the highest functionality, and the best in quality. The PLAN blue fittings series is imbued with a timeless and enduring design language. That makes it perfect for universal use, allowing it to be combined with a variety of ...

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Black. White. Beautiful: Gira Studio design line

The new Gira Studio design line is an eye-catching feature on the wall. With it, Gira interprets light switch shapes and functions in the context of current trends in interior design. The distinctive look is created by directly combining round and square shapes. Here, something square does go into something round – contrary to the proverbial peg and hole. Gira Studio consciously considers itself ...

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Exhibition: Anni Albers

Anni Albers combined the ancient craft of hand-weaving with the language of modern art A long overdue recognition of Albers’s pivotal contribution to modern art and design, this is the first major exhibition of her work in the UK. As a female student at the radical Bauhaus art school, Albers was discouraged from taking up certain classes. She enrolled in the weaving workshop and ...

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Turner Prize 2018

The Turner Prize returns to Tate Britain for its 34th edition. The prize is awarded to a British artist for an outstanding exhibition or other presentation of their work in the preceding year as determined by a jury. Tackling pressing issues in society today, the four shortlisted artists for this year are: Forensic Architecture An interdisciplinary team that includes architects, filmmakers, lawyers and scientists, ...

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