Monthly Archives: February 2013

Glass Farm by MVRDV

This shop and office complex by Dutch architects MVRDV is disguised as an old farmhouse, but its walls and roof are actually made from glass. The building is located in the market square of small Dutch town Schijndel, where MVRDV partner Winy Maas (…)


Color of the Year – Pantone 17-5641

In these times of crisis, green evokes “clarity, renewal and rejuvenation”. It is in these terms that Pantone explains the color choice for this year 2013. More precisely, it is the reference 17-5641, near the emerald, which was chosen by the brand to succeed tangerine, orange-red fiery heart trends in 2012. Green, the color most abundant in nature, provides, according Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, a feeling of “well-being, balance and (…)