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WEB EXCLUSIVE: The burden of weight

Glass is an ideal material for application in building shells. The transparent material can be used in a variety of applications and – irrespective of the type of finishing – fulfills individual functions. Modern insulation…

Northern Light

The opening of the new Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) this past January marks a major step in Edmonton's two-decades-long effort to recreate a vibrant downtown through its arts district. Centred around city hall and its expansive Sir Winston…

The Concept as a Whole must Fit

For some years now glass has characterized modern architecture like no other material. Provided they are incorporated in an overall planning concept in line with their performance potential, glass materials not only characterize the…

The Right Call

Building a corporate headquarters on an old parking lot near once-abandoned rail lands in the core of a major city says a lot about the company's ethos. It says they want to be citizens, by putting dead space to use and giving it back to…