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PANTONE HOTEL | BELGIUM

Whether you´re a Plastic Artist, Architect, Designer or Advertiser, you´ll probably already be familiar with Pantone. The Pantone global color authority has announced several interesting projects to disseminate the hue and brightness of  their colors ... one example is this wonderful hotel in the region of Brussels, Belgium. The Pantone Hotel was designed by architect Olivier Hannaert, while the colorful and flashy decor was by interior designer Michel Penneman. Each floor was decorated using different color palettes, and the hotel features some great colorful details.

photo credits: Sven Laurent




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ICEHOTEL 25TH EDITION | SWEDEN | Image

ICEHOTEL 25TH EDITION | SWEDEN

Need to chill? If so you have to check in this Swedish Icehotel. Located in the northern part of the country, in a small village that goes by the name of Jukkasjärvi, the hotel is rebuilt every year, this is going to be it´s 25th edition. They get about 50 000 visitors per season, most of them go for the tranquility and to see the amazing northern lights. The hotel is built using 1000 tons of ice they get from the Torne river and about 30,000 tons of snice (a mix of...
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THE NEW NOMADS

The New Nomads is a new book that looks at mobility as the ultimate new form of freedom. Todays internet generation no longer needs a home, with the help of digital tools you can feel at home in every corner of the globe. This book looks at this growing trend and at visionary ways of designing products and spaces that facilitate a nomadic yet high-tech life, giving people the freedom to call the entire world their home. Available for purchase in Europe here ...
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A MAP OF THE WORLD

A Map of the World is a unique view of something complex that helps us understand and navigate the world - Maps. The beautifully illustrated book features works by the most original and sought-after map illustrators, their personal visual storytelling interpretation of maps showcases specific regions, characterizes local scenes, generates moods, and tells stories beyond sheer navigation. In our age of satellite navigation systems and Google Maps, this is a breath of...
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