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Swiss Heritage Society celebrates 50 years of the Wakker Prize.

Since 1972, the Swiss Heritage Society has annually awarded the Wakker Prize to a municipality that has rendered outstanding services to building culture in its settlement area. This year’s 50th anniversary is an opportunity to look back with a variety of activities – and especially to look forward.

How Corona makes us more settled and what that means for our habitats?

“Dezentralschweiz. Wie uns Corona sesshafter macht und was das für unsere Lebensräume bedeutet” is the title of the latest book from Edition Hochparterre. The authors show how the Corona crisis has radically changed our behaviour as commuters. It is a reading book aimed at planners, politicians and all interested parties.

Incorporate Geometric Design in Your Interiors.

Modern interior design is often very opulent or then merely styled plain and simple in white or grey. In addition to a few purposefully placed colour accents, often just tone-in-tone, traditional or current furnishings complement the bare walls, decorated at most with one or more pictures matching the style. luxurydefined shows you 5 ways to «Shape up» and «Line up for eye-catching color, bold shapes, and a whole new angle on adding personality to your space.»