Architecture News

Three Ways Single-Chamber Fire-Resistive Glass will Revolutionize Glazing

The basic technology behind fire-resistive glass has changed little in the past 40 years. But Vetrotech’s latest innovation is set to transform the category to the benefit of architects, occupants, and the environment.

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Tribute: Antoine Predock (1936–2024)

The Albuquerque-based AIA Gold Medalist made his mark on New Mexico and the American Southwest—and beyond—with high-profile cultural commissions and academic projects.

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DESIGN:ED Podcast: Gregg Pasquarelli

SHoP Architects founding principal Gregg Pasquarelli joins the podcast to discuss the development of The Brooklyn Tower and how the firm tried to capture the essence of New York with its residential supertall at 111 West 57th Street.

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Guess the Architect: March 2024

This project's polemical suggestion—office tower as oversized doric column—reflected the architect's quixotic response to one of the period's defining challenges.

logo.png  By IG  Mar 5, 2024