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Dream-in-Kohler-1 DSC_2639 green spaces innovatively in a bid to bring nature to the concrete jungle. The transformative nature of the room space The expanded faucet range Essence by GROHE Johannesburg is the city that has experienced the highest construction cost inflation, rising by 6 percent in 2018. Flooring specialist Polyflor SA has noticed a marked increase in the number of shops and retail environments selecting vinyl and luxury vinyl tiles (LVTs) as their flooring option of choice. Contemporary office building designed by MDS Architecture Contemporary office building designed by MDS Architecture Abland and Tiber break ground on Phase 1 of the Sandton Gate precinct development. South African designer and artist Porky Hefer showing at Design Miami/ Basel to benefit the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation’s wildlife conservation programs. solo exhibition of drawings by South African architect Peter Rich The visually-striking Oasia Hotel Downtown in Singapore was announced as winner of Best Tall Building Worldwide at the recent CTBUH Tall Building Awards held in Chicago. Boogertman + Partners has launched the annual Boogertman + Partners Architectural Design Scholarship Award Africa 2018 Smart cities in an African context require intelligent planning and an active citizenry Oxford Parks, a new precinct linking Illovo to Rosebank along Oxford Road in Johannesburg Batyline AW by Serge Ferrari is a versatile high-performance sound absorbing material AfriSam continues to develop and conduct a range of initiatives to maintain the momentum toward a greener planet. New facilities at the 4Change Foundation campus in Roodepoort, Johannesburg Sika, the Burkard family and Saint‐Gobain have signed agreements which terminate and resolve their legal dispute Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA), part of the Paragon Group of architecture and interior architecture companies, has been awarded a Level 1 rating for 2018 Paragon Architects South Africa (PASA), part of the Paragon Group of architecture and interior architecture companies, has been awarded a Level 1 rating for 2018 Design Joburg, featuring Rooms on View, is thrilled to announce the Architect’s Gallery, a curated showcase some of SA’s finest architectural projects. The recently awarded prestigious Corobrik SAIA Institute of Architects (SAIA) Awards recognised the top architectural projects of recent times. Namibian architect, Nina Maritz Namibian architect, Nina Maritz Overhead sectional doors from Maxiflex Leading brands fischer fixings and Stabila measuring equipment Leading brands fischer fixings and Stabila measuring equipment Overhead sectional doors from Maxiflex Speaking to the AZA18 theme, ‘WeTheCity: Memory & Resilience’ #AZA18 under the theme WeTheCity: Memory & Resilience Architects Silvio Rech and Lesley Carstens raked in several awards at the recent Safari Awards 2018 in recognition of their excellence in design. Boogertman + Partners has taken up Dezeen’s challenge to Move the Needle in its commitment to transformation in the field of architecture and design and to closing the gender pay gap. Habitat Apartments in Kilimani Upcoming young artist Chris Soal has been announced as the overall winner of the PPC Imaginarium Awards 2018. Geberit---Smyle-Bathroom-MR The Deck & Flooring Expo, co-located with WoodEX for Africa 2018, is set to host its inaugural instalment from 11-13 July at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, Johannesburg. Van Dyck Floors recently launched ‘Glow’ and ‘Design Shapes’, commercial carpet tiles that come in an eclectic assortment of shapes and colours. Plantation Shutters built its new exhibition stand from a repurposed utilitarian high-cube shipping container. South African designer Jacques Cronje combines design, digital technology and a love for wood in his range of digitally-cut wooden lighting and furniture, Minima. Marloes Reinink of Solid Green Consulting signed up to become South Africa’s first ambassador for the Living Building Challenge. Hansgrohe’s innovative water-saving EcoSmart technology saves up to 60% water without compromising on comfort. Partnering with the University of Johannesburg (UJ) in recent years, AfriSam has made its specialists and its laboratory facilities available to UJ for its students – both for practical learning as well as to conduct research. Louise Brukman, a former Master's student at the University of Cape Town, tackled the global problem of how landscape architecture can help repair landscape damaged by fires and prevent future catastrophes, earning her Corobrik’s Most Innovative Final Year Landscape Architecture Award for 2017. Hansgrohe’s innovative water-saving EcoSmart technology saves up to 60% water without compromising on comfort. Sassda announces the official launch of its biennial stainless steel awards which this year centre around the theme ‘Celebrating Innovation’. The Lift Club mentorship programme is the Design Foundation’s new initiative established to dynamise your design company and provide the skills you need to shift things up a gear. Sassda announces the official launch of its biennial stainless steel awards which this year centre around the theme ‘Celebrating Innovation’. Johannesburg-based Jai Airconditioning Services uses Samsung units at one if its biggest clients, Capitec Bank, not only because of their quality, but also because of the back-up they receive from their supplier Fourways Airconditioning. Yousuf Vawda of the University of KwaZulu-Natal University won the regional Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards for his thesis entitled ‘Memento Mori - Remember Your Death’ The NightWatcher Robotic Security range from Eurolux This year, Activate Architecture celebrates its twentieth year in business – and it is doing so with an inspiring vision for the company’s future. The countdown has begun for the biggest coatings show in Africa: Coatings for Africa 2018 is scheduled to be held at the Sandton Convention Centre from May 29 to 31. KOHLER’s new freestanding baths, Ceric and Veil, are made from a new solid cast resin material that allows for new geometries, textures and designs to emerge. Su-Elna Bester won first prize in the regional Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards at the University of the Free State for her thesis entitled, ‘The M.CAC / Multi-Cultural Centre of Dubai’. Three of the prominent and award-winning speakers who will be sharing their experiences at #AZA18 include Chilean architect, Enrique Browne; Mexico’s Gabriela Carrillo; and Mumbai-based Sameep Padora. The Association of Rotational Moulders of Southern Africa (ARMSA) has announced the publication of a South African National Standard: SANS 1731:2017 for polyethylene chemical and water storage tanks. Leading flooring supplier, KBAC Flooring, provided and installed 60 000 square metres of flooring for the impressive new head office of the Discovery Group in Sandton. Grohe2