The concept is simple, original, and inspiring. Based in the Netherlands, Nikola Nikolov, who trained as an architect, now gives new life to recycled materials and creates true works of art.
The 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held in Las Vegas in January, is an annual event at which all of the big electronics companies display their latest offerings. It not only presents the new technology, it also gives great ideas for an eco-conscious home!
Since the beginning, we have been under the spell of automotive design. It has become an industry leader in innovation due to the resources it dedicates to research and development. The trends it has created have influenced many other fields, namely residential interior decoration.
Founded in 1956 in Vicenza, Italy, Bisazza has become the industry’s leading producer of glass mosaic for interior and exterior decor.
The Mondrian Hotel has been described as “modern”, “minimalist” and even “art-deco”, but with its saturated pops of colour set against a monochromatic palette, oversized curvy furniture and theatrical architecture it could even be described as “fantasy design”. Regardless of the style, it offers an abundance of unique ideas to incorporate in our own homes.
In the past few years, concrete has become increasingly popular as a finishing product. Whether it’s for floors, kitchen counters, sinks or other architectural pieces, concrete is now being used in innovative new ways.