A World of Glass
Meet the Expert
Discover the new uses of glass in architecture and the latest futuristic designs in glass buildings
Glass is a fantastic multi-functional material. It helps to protect from injuries, from the heat, the cold, the wind, the noise. It can take various appearances, from the most vivid color to the most neutral one. It can reflect the surroundings of a building to create a mirage-like structure or become virtually invisible to offer an extraordinary visual experience.
When designing sustainable, energy efficient buildings, architects are increasingly looking to advanced glazing solutions.Learn more
Multi-use buildings, personalisation and availability of sustainable resources.Learn more
Interview with Émilie Develle, technical advisor, Guardian Glass EuropeLearn more
When designing a double skin façade, it is important to choose the right combination of glass to optimise the benefits in terms of energy management, dynamic selectivity, thermal insulation, and enhanced comfort.Learn more