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Urban lighting: the importance of materials

Efficiency of public lighting is more than a topic debated: spending reviews, downsizing consumption forced, austerity regime, decrease power on hours, technological upgrading through more efficient sources and monitoring systems are the major topics being debated today in the field of urban lighting. The general feeling, supported by the practice of urban lighting project, is that the situation is more complex and that there are different arguments than efficiency based on calculations and statistics and supported...
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Luxury residence in concrete

Choosing concrete as material for a luxury residence. The young Mexican architect Abraham Cherem (Cherem Arquitectos) recently completed the project of a residence on the outskirts of Mexico City, built for a well-known local football player. The project is based...
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Soft House. A dynamic textile façade, low-energy and wood

The city of Hamburg will become, until September, in the European capital of sustainable architecture, anticipating the trends of smart cities of the future, to find an innovative response to the most urgent problems of the contemporary urban living. The...
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The French Art de vivre and the strength of Brazilian nature

At Design Week you could meet the thrills of Baccarat. The company continues to write the history of light, as it has done since its first collection of chandeliers, created in the mid-19th century. A story that – between heritage...