RCR Arquitectes has just been awarded with the 2017 Pritzker Prize. The most prestigious international prize and the main award granted to honor an architect in the world, commonly referred to as the "Nobel of Architecture".
This great recognition comes to their almost 30 years of trajectory developed in their hometown of Olot (Girona, Spain), creating architectural works strongly rooted in the landscape, characterized by minimalism connected to its environment. Previously, thanks to their significant contribution to Architecture and society, they have been named in 2010 Honor Members of the American Architecture Institute. They were also awarded the International Spanish Architecture Prize in 2015.
RCR also has a multidisciplinary team of work and with their own collaborators, such as Pau Llimona, one of the most habitual architects of the study and cornerstone in the creating of the ENIGMA’s concept.
For Neolith it is an honor to have worked together with them, in a groundbreaking project as the ENIGMA restaurant by Albert Adrià. Our most sincere congratulations on the deserved prize!
Architonic, the prestigious online platform of Architecture & Design, ranks Neolith in the first position of the "Top 10 Brands in Bathroom Floors & Surfaces" list. The ranking is based on the number of page views of the relevant Architonic member brand, presenting the most popular bathroom manufacturers in 2016 from the 1,500+ premium brands
Neolith is a revolutionary new product category pioneered by TheSize in the last decade to effectively respond to the most demanding architectural and interior design needs. Designed and produced in Spain, Neolith is a 100% natural product with extraordinary technical characteristics that make it an ideal material for a variety of exterior and interior applications.
Thank you for the recognition! We will continue researching, innovating, surprising and creating as if it was our first day!
Neolith (Sintered Stone) will exhibit its latest design-led decors, finishes and formats (Stands D2, D11, D14) at the 12th edition of Material Xperience in Utrecht, Netherlands. The leading trade event for architects and creative professionals is opening its doors from 6-10th February 2017 to host some of the most innovative and inspiring materials, techniques and applications on the market.
Operating under the exhibition’s 2017 slogan "to inspire designers to make the world brighter, more efficient and more sustainable", Neolith has found the ideal platform for its latest introductions. The continuous in-house R&D advancements enable Neolith to present five new decors (comprising a second full body décor), an innovative 20 mm thickness, a novel NanoTech Polished finish and a brand new format size.
New and boundary-pushing introductions from Neolith will be showcased at Living Kitchen in Cologne, Germany’s International Kitchen Show (16 - 22nd January 2017), on Hall 4.1 - Stand A10.
The stand comprises of four kitchen areas, with the décors displayed in floor, wall, worktop, and sink applications.
Also showcased on the stand is the novel finish NanoTech Polished, and a brand new format size and a new 20 mm thickness, which both allow for greater application flexibility, and meet customers’ increased demand for tailor-made kitchens.
On display in Germany for the first time will be the award-winning Banco table by La Agencia. The free-standing, fully functional furniture system combines a kitchen table with Neolith Calacatta worktops, and includes a hob and sink.
Visit us to discover the "New Products 2017"in Hall 4.1 - Stand A10, Cologne (Germany).