A selection of finalists of the 2016 Surface Design Awards, London. Presentation of the Awards: 11th February. See Blogroll for a link.

M Bar and Kitchen, Kolkata, India by Ruchika Grover for Odyssey Stone: Light and Interior Surface Finalists: http://www.odysseystone.com/projects/m-bar-and-kitchen / Yu Geng Shan Private Wine Cellar, China by Godolphin: Sustainable Interior Surface Finalist: http://www.shanghaigodolphin.com/#!wine-experience-museum/c1677 / The […]

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AEPPAS20* has begun a programme of visits & lectures on 20 of Spain’s most symbolic buildings. The 1st, held in January, was on the restoration of the floating, glazed, tower, the Castelar Building by Rafael de La-Hoz (Jnr.). A video of the tower’s construction process is here.

*Spanish Association for the Protection of the Architectural Heritage of the Twentieth Century.  https://aeppas20.wordpress.com/ Click on the heading ‘Reccordos’ (‘Walking’) for ‘Building Castelar’.  The building was designed by architects Raphael De […]

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