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The Uses of Natural Stone in the Mediterranean Style

Natural stone is one of the most widespread materials ever for its resistance, versatility, and timeless elegance: it goes very well with multiple styles, can be used for different applications (from construction to design, to artistic ones) and, for centuries, it has been giving an

Holy Stone

The interpretation in natural stone by Sounto De Moura for the Vatican Chapels at the Venice Biennial.

the meeting between architecture and design

Books About Marble

Marble has always been an incomparable source of inspiration: whether it is used in construction, architecture, design or art, it is a material able to give life to uniquely elegant creations, that can be both modern and classic and, above all, never get old.

Focus Modern Architect: Zaha Hadid

“I have always been interested in the concept of fragmentation and the idea of ​​abstraction and explosion, de-constructing the ideas of repetitiveness and mass production.” – (Zaha Hadid, 2007)

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process innovation

The ways of stone art

The Art Ways exhibition curated by Raffaello Galiotto and now at its second edition, offered visitors to The Italian Stone Theatre the chance to see the cutting edge in the use of machines for artistic processing of stone.

One vault at a time

The Hortus Moduli designed by Giuseppe Fallacara with Shajay Bhooshan of Zaha Hadid Architects CoDe (Computational Design) for the Lithic Garden exhibition at Marmomac 2019 is an innovative prototype.

The ways of stone art

The Art Ways exhibition curated by Raffaello Galiotto and now at its second edition, offered visitors to The Italian Stone Theatre the chance to see the cutting edge in the use of machines for artistic processing of stone.

One vault at a time

The Hortus Moduli designed by Giuseppe Fallacara with Shajay Bhooshan of Zaha Hadid Architects CoDe (Computational Design) for the Lithic Garden exhibition at Marmomac 2019 is an innovative prototype.

Apple and Stone

Two spectacular stone staircases in the new Apple Store in Singapore designed by Foster Partners.

exhibitions and events

Run-up to Marmomac 2019: marble is served

The consolidated tradition of Ristorante d’Autore – the restaurant set up as part of The Italian Stone Theatre – every year finds a pertinent interpretation in stone.

Backstage: Sharawaggi

The elegant set-ups and calibrated lights forming the backdrop to the frenetic coming and going of visitors during an exhibition are only the point of arrival for a path that, in the case of stone architecture, actually starts off from huge quarry blocks.

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