Expo 2025 designers, National and Sustainability Awards winners announced, Australian architecture on the world stage and Sydney’s most important cultural building in decades opens. ‘Spirit of Australian architecture’ celebrated at 2022 National AwardsProjects that truly capture the spirit of Australian architecture were celebrated at the 2022 National Architecture Awards held last night at a completely sold out in-person event at Taronga Zoo, Sydney. Notable among these projects was Bundanon by Kerstin Thompson Architects, which was one of the most awarded projects, receiving both The Sir Zelman Cowen Award for Public Architecture, and a National Award for Sustainable Architecture. 2022 Sustainability Award Winners announcedAfter two years of virtual events, the 2022 Sustainability Awards returned to their original and popular live format at Sydney’s Shangri-La hotel. Another international accolade for Australian architecture.
The Harveys saw that Covet’s concrete overlay system offered them a wide selection of concrete colour bases including a coveted natural, white real concrete. The Harveys considered such a genuinely bespoke solution until they viewed a sample of Covet’s new white on white terrazzo design. What they saw was a white concrete terrazzo floor of exceptionally light purity. Covet's thin profile concrete overlay system is installed by their network of approved installation specialists located around the country. Harvey considers it to be the “proprietorial Harvey Gallery floor”!3 months ago Architecture & Design
LEGO celebrated its 90th anniversary this year, launching in Billund, Denmark when Danish carpenter Ole Kirk Kristiansen designed a collection of small wooden toys. 90 years later and over 18,000 LEGO products under their belt, we shared some of our favorite sets in recent times. The work work on display was chosen by each artist as a juxtaposition to the other’s creations. Just weeks ago, Pantone announced their Pantone Color of the Year 2023: PANTONE 18-1750 Viva Magenta! And the most popular Art post of 2022 is…Coming in #1 is February’s free, downloadable desktop wallpaper designed by Netherlands-based visual designer Jerry-Lee Bosmans.1 month ago Design Milk
RIBA names 2022 Stirling Prize winner, Rolls-Royce goes electric, and Noma partners with Ace Hotel Kyoto. Noma chef partners with Ace Hotel KyotoRené Redzepi, the chef and owner of lauded Copenhagen restaurant Noma, has revealed plans to extend his expertise to Ace Hotel Kyoto, writes Robb Report. From March 15th to May 20th, 2023, the culinary maestro and his team will serve a tasting menu in the hotel’s 64-seat restaurant inspired by the dining legacy of Kyoto. Rolls-Royce goes electricThe Spectre coup has been unveiled as the first all-electric car from luxury brand Rolls-Royce. Major Food Group is also preparing to launch a members-only service with the upcoming launch of ZZ’s Club in New York.3 months ago Hospitality Design
While P&G saw a slight increase in net sales compared to 2021, roughly $274 million, the company overall had a 4% decrease in net earnings. “We fully expect more volatility in costs, currencies and consumer dynamics as we move through the fiscal year,” Schulten said during the meaning. "This industry is obviously not immune to all of the challenges that so many companies are facing," Palmer said. "Outside of economic volatility, Schulten said categories that were affected by the pandemic like home and personal care have seen a contraction, but not a major shift from what P&G expected. Chief Executive Officer Jon Moeller said considering mitigating factors, the company performed well during quarter one.3 months ago Cosmetics Design
Designed by Claude Cormier and his team at CCxA (formerly Claude Cormier + Associés) together with Ivanhoé Cambridge, a global real estate leader, a new urban icon has been installed as a bold art installation in the heart of downtown Montreal. “The Ring” is an elegant 29-meter diameter stainless steel aerial work, “floating” between Place Ville Marie Towers 2/3 and 4, in the axis of Mount Royal. The new installation, intended as a gateway to the city center, will beautify the face of Montreal while giving new vibrancy, vitality, and appeal to the heart of the city. The curved tube measures 80 centimeters (31.5 inches) in diameter and forms a ring 30 meters in diameter (90 feet). “A monumental installation like The Ring will have the power to attract visitors and will crown all the efforts made over the past two years.3 months ago Global Design News
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- October 26, 2022 — Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDNS) today announced that TSMC has certified the Cadence® digital and custom/analog design flows for the latest TSMC N4P and N3E processes in support of the new Design Rule Manual (DRM) and FINFLEX™ technology. Latest N4P and N3E Digital Full-Flow CertificationThe Cadence and TSMC R&D teams worked together closely to ensure the digital flow met TSMC’s advanced N4P and N3E certification requirements. The Cadence Genus™ Synthesis Solution and predictive iSpatial technology are also enabled for the TSMC N4P and N3E process technologies. The Virtuoso Design Platform uniquely provides a tight integration with the Innovus Implementation System, which augments the implementation methodology of mixed-signal designs via a common database. The custom design reference flow (CDRF) has also been enhanced to support the latest N4P and N3E process technologies.3 months ago Design And Reuse
But the reality is that the biggest part of the market in UV protection is actually accounted for in facial skin care; it’s daily UV protection, which is, in reality, probably the most effective anti-ageing,” Hieronimus told analysts. Whilst L’Oréal had reported a “fantastic season” for sun care products this year, it had also reported “very good sales” across its La Roche-Posay and Vichy daily-use protection products worldwide in Q3, and its L’Oréal Paris and Garnier daily-use protection products in Asia. And Hieronimus made clear that L’Oréal would remain focused on daily UV protection for some time. And with “more and more skin pathologies” created by the environment or stress, including age spots from UV rays, he said daily UV protection would continue to hold an important place in the wider skin care. “An ongoing trend in this protection conversation is consumers looking for SPF in their skin care products.3 months ago Cosmetics Design Europe