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  • Officials from the Syracuse University School of Public Communications decided to relay one of the most important constitutional messages to its students architecturally. The school’s Newhouse III building that opened in September features the First Amendment on the glass entry façade.The amendment is incorporated into a striking silk screen design on the glass wall that highlights...
  • Located in one of the coldest cities in the United States, the 55,000 square-foot, $16.5 million Fairbanks Imaging Center in Fairbanks, Alaska, stands out with its ample glazing that floods the interior with natural light.Project architect Martha Hanlon, head of Martha Hanlon Architects in Fairbanks, says the city that has an average annual temperature of just 26.9 degrees features many near...
  • The basics: Visitors cross a more than 15-foot long glass bridge over indoor waterfalls to reach the Mandara Spa at the Atlantis Bahamas Resort.   The players:Design, Lori Rapport Interior Designer, Oviedo, Fla.; general contractor, Kerzner International Development Ltd., Bahamas; glass manufacturer, Artwork in Architectural Glass, Newport Beach, Calif.; installer, Woslee Dominion...
  • When designer Elie Tahari decided to build a flagship store, he chose to go away from the modern glitz of New York City and out to East Hampton, N.Y., where he converted a historic post office into the high-end boutique.The 5,000-square-foot store features an interior glass-walled and glass-roofed enclosure that rises up two stories, flooding the boutique with natural light.“The architects...
  • Glass House is a fitting name for the 23-story condominium completed summer 2007 in Denver. The two-tower structure is wrapped in slab-to-slab glass, providing residents on any side breathtaking views of mountain peaks or the city skyline with zero sightlines. The project didn’t come without difficulties.“One main challenge in this project was developing metal systems that would...
  • “The signature component will be a three-story glass curtain wall and atrium that will look out onto the city’s beautiful downtown waterfront.”— Sabrina Anico, Mahaffey Theater marketing director The basics: After a one-year hiatus and a $20-million renovation, the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg, Fla., is back with a light-filled and expanded lobby enclosed by soaring...
  • Officials from Tampa International Airport took on an engineering challenge when they decided to spice up their parking garage with an eye-catching logo display.“They were asking for some type of decorative glass signage of their logo [to] add some uniqueness to an otherwise bland structure—something high tech and interesting. And they wanted to do a structural glass wall,” says...
  • Architects decided against traditional clear storefront glass at the Anthropologie store at the Dos Lagos shopping center in Corona, Calif. Instead, designers from Work C of New York specified four types of channels for the front façade, three of glass and one of aluminum. The store opened in February.“Anthropologie [owners] like to keep a sense of mystery with their stores,”...
  • “Extending beyond the height of each end of the building, one curtain wall plane offers views of Lake Michigan and Navy Pier, while the opposing plane reveals the city skyline.”— Patrick Duffy, owner of Advanced Building Products Inc., Inverness, Ill. The basics:A glass curtain wall rises in the shape of a ship’s sail on the 45-story, 674,000-square-foot Regatta high-...
  • “When one walks into the lobby, the glass creates an effect that is almost like a piece of art in the lobby. It complements the clean, modern look of the lobby, and the mirror effect creates warmth.”— Tim Czechowski, president, Jockimo Inc. The basics:An 8-foot-tall decorative glass wall spans 40 feet in the lobby of the Kelly Capital investment firm’s headquarters...
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