Mosaics: The Beginning of Architectural Ceramics, Part Three.

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Design Icons :: The Artichoke Pendant

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Lighting Artichoke Pendant Daily Mail Design Within Reach designLab Architects Elle Decor Poul Henningson Schneider Bergdorf Space Asia

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IKEA's New Limited Edition Collection Is a Boho Lover's Dream

Apartment Therapy

IKEA just announced JASSA, a new limited edition collection inspired by the color and craft of Indonesia and Southeast Asia. Wishing you were lounging about in Bali or browsing fabrics at Central Market in Kuala Lumpur? Well, we've got the next best thing for you. READ MORE ». Shopping Guides

Construction Commences on New Campus of ASIA School of Business

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The ASIA School of Business in collaboration with MIT Sloan School of Management (ASB) today reached another milestone since its inception a year ago with the commencement of the construction of its

Superhero-Themed Cafés Pop Up in Asia — Design News

Apartment Therapy

DC Comics fans in Asia, here's your new favorite dining spot. Pin it. A company licensed to sell DC merchandise has opened up a string of cafés featuring Superman, Batman, and their respective supervillains. READ MORE ».

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Ecobuild Southeast Asia to Open Doors from 17-19 September 2014

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Hosted by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB Malaysia), Ecobuild Southeast Asia 2014 will open its doors from 17 -- 19 September 2014 at Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur

Ecobuild Southeast Asia to be Held Alongside International Construction Week at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

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Ecobuild Southeast Asia 2016 will take place from 12-14 April at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre and will be held alongside International Construction Week (ICW) 2016, the largest annual

Avente Tile Talk: Islamic Star Patterns in Tile Design

Tile Talk

Iran or Central Asia, 15th Century. Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Islamic Star Patterns in Tile Design. By Selena Madden. As a recent Art History graduate from Loyola Marymount University, the Arts of Islam became a favorite subject among the various cultures and styles I studied.

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Back to Basics: AC’s Ceramic Tile Collections

Architectural Ceramics

Photo: Chinoiserie vases, painted in traditional blue and white imagery, popularized in Eastern Asia. Eastern Asia: While China may not be known for it’s tile work, decorative ceramics reign from this area. It’s that time of year, when kids to go back to school.

New Report Analyzes Data Center Construction Market in Southeast Asia

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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Data Center Construction Market in Southeast Asia 2015-2019" report to their offering. The Data Center Construction market in

The Latest Technologies For a Smart Bathroom

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

These toilets have temperature-controlled water, spritzing wands and automatic dryers (already in use and common in Asia). Technology tops the list when it comes to homebuying, and do you know who the new homebuyers are? Millennials.

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New Report on Commercial and Leisure Building Projects in Asia-Pacific

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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Project Insight - Commercial and Leisure Building Projects in Asia-Pacific" report to their offering. A total of 13 countries in the

New Edition of “A Profile of the Asia-Pacific Paint Industry” Report

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Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "A Profile of the Asia-Pacific Paint Industry - 2015 Edition " report to their offering. The author is pleased to announce the launch

IKEA Halloween Commercial Parodies 'The Shining' — Design News

Apartment Therapy

The Halloween spot, created by BBH Asia, touts the store''s late hours. This clever ad from IKEA Singapore pays homage to the Stanley Kubrick classic, The Shining. READ MORE ».

Think Your Commute is Tough? See How Two Bangkok Residents Get Home Each Day

Apartment Therapy

Case in point: I just returned from a trip to Asia, which included a visit with two friends who live on an island in Bangkok. Here''s a travel fact. What seems everyday and boring to locals is often charming and fun for visitors.

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Southeast Asia - United States Consortium to Cooperate in Construction of New Submarine Cable System

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A consortium of seven global telecommunications companies agreed today to cooperate in the construction and operation of a new submarine cable system that directly connects Southeast Asia and the

Global Design: How Leaders and Newcomers are Crushing It by Spanning the Earth — September 17 Maker Talk with Farooq Kathwari of Ethan Allen

Apartment Therapy

Come hear all about his life and business journey, and how a man from India came to run one of the largest American furniture companies, that now exports in huge quantities to Asia.

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New Report on Power Generation Construction Projects in Asia-Pacific

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The report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights based on over 1,800 projects tracked by Timetric's Construction Intelligence Center (CIC). The report provides detailed

Truly Unique – Marble Countertops

Burgin Construction

Marble is a natural stone found in mountainous regions of North America, South America, Asia, and Europe. Marble is a classic and visually striking choice for countertops.

Discovery of Climate Control in Termite Mounds Could Inspire Human-Engineered Systems

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Their fungus-harvesting relatives in Africa and Asia, however, are known for their construction prowess When they make their way into homes, some species of termites can be destructive pests.

Decorator On Demand: Suzanis, Suzanis, SUZANIS!

Decorator on Demand

They are large embroidered textiles originally from Central Asia. Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form. Advertise. Contact. Tuesday, August 16, 2011. Suzanis, Suzanis, SUZANIS! Do you know what Suzanis are?

Project Insight Report on the Industrial Buildings Market in the Asia Pacific

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The report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights based on almost 1,800 CIC projects. The report provides detailed metrics on each country's industrial buildings projects (as

Modern Family Retreat in Canada Features Extensive Glazing

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The owners, a finance professional now based in Asia and his parents still living in Montreal, come here to relax during summer and winter.

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10 Design Lessons You Can Learn From Nature

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Image Source: Jennile Asia Design. What does nature tell us about decorating our home? Image Source: NMA Architects. Take a moment from your busy schedule to lift up your eyes from that handheld device and reunite with the natural beauty of the world around you. What do you see?

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Design Icons :: The Artichoke Pendant

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Lighting Artichoke Pendant Daily Mail Design Within Reach designLab Architects Elle Decor Poul Henningson Schneider Bergdorf Space Asia

Trade Mission to Turkey

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

Istanbul is the only city in the world sitting on two continents, Asia and Europe. Thirty Three members and guests have traveled to Istanbul to enjoy four days of meeting with Turkish Ceramic suppliers, networking, enjoying the sites and eating fabulous food!

Induction Cooking Within Reach

Kitchens for Living

Kinks were resolved as the technology continued to advance in Europe and Asia. One of today’s most exciting technologies for the kitchen can be found in electro magnetics. I feel like the dad in The Graduate when he sagely whispers into Benjamin’s ear “plastics”!

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Beach Family Escape in Peru Exuding Harmony and Creativity: The Panda House

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Located in Playa Blanca de Asia, distrito de Cañete, Peru, the house opens up to its surrounding landscape and provides a holiday retreat that answers the modern living needs of its owners.

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A Natural Safari Retreat in Botswana

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The design is actually inspired in part by a pangolin, a highly endangered creature that lives throughout African and Asia, and can be found in the bush surrounding the safari lodge.

Los Angeles Now Has a Permanent Hello Kitty Café

Apartment Therapy

Sanrio fans, now you don't need to head to Asia to sip a latte featuring your favorite cartoon cat ( or—sorry—girl ). There's now a Hello Kitty themed café in Southern California. READ MORE ». Los Angeles. Travel

Top International Design Week Events of 2016

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Image: International Furniture Fair Singapore International Furniture Fair Singapore/ASEAN Furniture Show Singapore; March 10-13 This design event is the most important in Asia.

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Poised for Continued Growth Due to Metro and Rail Infrastructure Projects

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ThyssenKrupp Elevator has sold more than 7,000 units of passenger transportation equipment, and services over 2,600 units related to metro and rail infrastructure projects across the Asia Pacific

GTPO's Taiwan Green Demo House to Exhibit High-Quality Eco-Friendly Products at Doha's Project Qatar

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Taiwan's Green Trade Project Office, one of the major sustainable development and green economy facilitators in Asia, once again showcases top quality eco-friendly products and innovations to

Taiwan's Green Trade Project Office Showcases Top Quality Eco-Friendly Products and Innovations

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Taiwan's Green Trade Project Office, one of the major sustainable development and green economy facilitators in Asia, once again showcases top quality eco-friendly products and innovations to

Construction Commences on Last Two Stages of Global Switch’s Sydney East Data Centre

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Global Switch, the leading owner and operator of large scale cloud and carrier neutral data centre space in Europe and Asia-Pacific, has commenced construction of the last two stages of its Sydney

Comprehensive Report on Basalt Fiber Market

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Major growth in the Asia-Pacific region is expected from the growing building & The basalt fiber market size is projected to grow at a significant double digit CAGR between 2015 and 2020.

Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2015 Opens with 508 International Suppliers

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Southeast Asia's biggest furniture fair opened Tuesday with 508 international suppliers from 15 countries packing the show floors of the 21st Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) to kick

Gentherm Commences New Production Facility Construction in Vietnam

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Gentherm, the global market leader and a developer of innovative thermal management technologies, announced today that it intends to expand its production capacity in the fast growing Asia market by

Comprehensive Research Report on Global Market for Concrete and Cement

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Asia-Pacific was the largest Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Concrete and Cement Market - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2018" report to their offering.

Forecast Report on Global Demand for Portland Cement

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Asia Pacific dominates the global market for portland cement. The demand for portland cement is mainly prompted by growing construction activities across the globe. This report by Transparency Market