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Joan Fontcuberta, public art and ceramics

Joan Fontcuberta, public art and ceramics

A permanent public artwork, the first made on big ceramic slabs, that takes art to Reggio Emilia onto the street, outdoors, to enable everyone to access it: it is a ceramic photo-mosaic, 16 metres high and 6 metres wide, in which twelve thousand photographs sent in by members of the public in a single large image. 

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From materials to detection systems: how hygiene is changing
For over a century, research has focused on controlling the spread of bacteria and microbes in …
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What makes us enjoy spaces, including outdoors?
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The sensual connection between home and nature
The bathroom is a space that has been enhanced with sensory elements and that is increasingly …
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New surfaces? Creativity emerges in production
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Inspiration beyond the surface
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Inspiration beyond the surface
From home furnishing to architecture, large sizes free the creativity of designers and encourage them to …
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The hybrid space  between a bed and a desk
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The hybrid space between a bed and a desk
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Well-being, the new luxury
Some people have made a profession out of managing and designing well-being. Such is the case …
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Mapping new lifestyles
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New Ötzis in contemporary home design
Cino Zucchi tells us what makes a house a home, how everyday technologies are transforming design …
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A new concept of exclusiveness
The trends emerging from a recent survey by Boston Consulting, presented at the latest edition of …
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The bathroom acquires a central role
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The bathroom acquires a central role
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When the bathroom becomes hedonist
Exchange of ideas between designers. Palomba Serafini Associati tell us how this room has left pure …
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