BUILDING CHEMISTRY / Tallinn
Pivoting around a metal point, Corian rings shape a wonderful modern sink called the Orbit Sink. Imagined by industrial designer Alessandro Isola as a contemporary design alternative that brightens up spaces with its sleek elegance, this exciting sink design draws inspiration from the simplicity of a cylinder.
The new advertising agency office design for Wieden+Kennedy New York takes the “playground” tone down a notch only to focus on work-related necessities without forgetting aesthetics. Well known for their work with Nike, Wieden+Kennedy New York’s offices were recently updated to suit their employees’ and company’s needs. The agency’s new 50,000 square feet New York offices flaunt a rounded walnut-clad staircase connecting two of the three floors.
Lately in Europe there has been a large growth of different stretch ceilings manufacturers and installers, so we decided to analyse how to distinguish them from each other. Researching the web, all manufacturers and installers seem to have similar prices and quality, so it may be difficult to tell the difference between them. There are a lot of stretch ceiling providers, but the product itself is quite new for many countries and there isn´t a lot of information available.
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The Consumer Electronics Association on 11 November awarded the Estonian speakers, called Estelon Extreme, the “Best in Innovation” award in the High Performance Home Audio and Video product category.
If you have too many small things at home and you just can’t seem to find enough free space for them, there are always great storage solutions out there. Storage solutions always depend on the space available to you, so in case your house is very crowded, you can choose to store your things in drawers or in cabinets.
The best edition ever: a large turnout of professionals from the trade on all three days of the event. The wide range of advanced professional training activities on offer attracted keen and active participation, and the new suggestive location of TriestEspresso in the Old Port of Trieste, right next to the warehouses where coffee was stored from the 1800s, was much appreciated.
Robeiro Oliveira Silva – ICO: “In Trieste to celebrate the culture of espresso” An occasion to celebrate espresso coffee with guests from all over the world. TriestEspresso Expo, the most important fair devoted exclusively to espresso coffee organized by Aries, is back for its seventh edition from 23 to 25 October 2014 to honour high quality Italian coffee in all its forms.
Building and Interior Fair 2014 will take place at Tartu Fairs Centre on 16 - 18 October 2014. Tartu Fairs Centre has long tradition for organising construction themed fairs, this year’s will be 20th. time it takes place.
The Estonian exhibition Interspace (in Estonian ‘Vaba ruum’) at this year’s la Biennale di Venezia is exploring new tendencies in public placemaking. In an information society, the fundamental communicative role of architecture is being challenged by networked technologies that produce a multitude of personalized understandings of the public sphere.
Here at Bored Panda, we just can’t get over the fact that creative designers are still able to find ingenious new ways to turn tables into works of art. You’d think there’s only so many different ways to reinvent a board with 4 legs, but these 18 examples of brilliant and artistic table design will prove you wrong.
Gone are the days when designing a home depends on traditional methods of conducting oculars and plotting the design on architectural papers. Nowadays, technology is also used in improving the appearance of a home through virtual interior designing platforms.
Virta - Robust and functional design, beautiful appearance. Harvia Virta premium sauna heater series consists of three power versions and their Combi variations, designed to make the sauna bath magnificent for all senses.
Xonyx massive stone is a unique composite formula created by a leading European solid surface bath manufacturer Balteco. Xonyx massive stone is a homogeneous mixture of selected mineral fi llers and polyester resin with acrylic compounds.
European Architectural Photography Prize 2013 „Im Brennpunkt | Focus of Attention“ exhibition in Tallinn. The European Architectural Photography Prize has been organized and awarded since 2005 by the non-profit organization Architekturbild e.v based in Stuttgart. The international reputation and popularity of the prize has gained over the years, there are usually over 200 works submitted. The competition is held on a particular theme every other year.
Estonian Centre of Architecture organizes guided tours of contemporary architecture in Tallinn. Our professional tour guides speak English, Finnish, German and French. Our tours take in a variety of historic and contemporary architecture.