September, 2015

The original entrance to the Arthur Nathan Swimming Pool which has been closed since the 1990’s

BLOEMFONTEIN’S HISTORIC POOL TO BE RESTORED

Arthur Nathan Swimming Pool in Bloemfontein, one of the city’s most historic recreational landmarks, is to be restored by SMEC’s Bloemfontein office. Built in 1906 and closed since the 1990s, the pool and its historic buildings will be restored to its former glory. (more…)

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The understated interior design of the apartments extends to its bathrooms

HANSGROHE PROVIDES SUBTLE FINISHES FOR SANDTON SKYE APARTMENTS

Located in Johannesburg’s business centre, the iconic landmark Sandton Skye is a sophisticated combination of both practical and aesthetic design. Designed by AMA architects and Jayd Designs, this upmarket residential development consists of 35 two and three bedroom, en-suite apartments and penthouses, each tailored for tenants’ individual requirements. (more…)

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AZA SET TO LOOK AT FUTURE CITIES

Architecture ZA, Africa’s first and largest premier urban culture festival, kicks off in Johannesburg tomorrow and runs until Saturday 26th September. This event will see the gathering of academics, students and architects around the globe. (more…)

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A view of a BLOK development - Sixty6onK

THE WAUW FACTOR

Brothers in law Erik Janse van Rensburg and Eric van den Berg launched Wauw Architectural and Urban Workshop in 2013. Their aim for the business: To grow a thriving and sustainable platform to provide a nurturing environment for critically acclaimed design. (more…)

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ORIGAMI FLOWER WALL WOWS AT MENLYN PARK

Paying homage to Pretoria’s world-renowned jacaranda trees, a huge wall of individually cut and intricately folded jacaranda flowers, detailed jacaranda leaves and hand-sculpted proteas has gone up in front of a redevelopment section of Menlyn Park Shopping Centre. (more…)

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The Geberit Kombifix concealed cistern, with Sigma01 dual flush actuator plate in white.

GEBERIT KEEPS IT SIMPLE

The trend in bathrooms is towards a minimalistic and elegant look, where the bathroom is an oasis and sanctuary for relaxation. With Geberit’s newest loo design, form and function meet creative and beautiful design along with innovative use of space. (more…)

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The Besam all glass RD3T and RD4T revolving doors come complete with a LED-glass ceiling

ASSA ABLOY REVEALS NEW DOOR CONCEPT

ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems has extended its comprehensive entrance solutions portfolio with the introduction of a new range of dramatic all-glass revolving doors. (more…)

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