archive-title Daily Archives: 2017-01-09 11:40:19

Daily Archives: 2017-01-09 11:40:19

Why urban glass is a double-edged sword

Glass has cemented itself as the architects’ medium of choice. Renzo Piano’s majestic ‘Shard’ in London is Europe’s tallest building and the envelope continues to be well and truly pushed elsewhere around the globe in pursuit of construction utopia. Whilst designed to be aesthetically pleasing and more environmentally efficient, modern office blocks and other notable […]

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