Timber Thermal and Solar Screening Systems in Double-Skin Facades

Glass-Load Bearing Structure

The new pavilion of the technical college for glass in Rheinbach was conceived as a space for seminars and congresses and as a “walk-in showcase” for...

The Growing Skyline: a New Tower Block in Frankfurt am Main

With the completion of the Main Tower, the high-rise banking district of Frankfurt has acquired its first building with a public viewing platform and a panorama...

GSW - Tower Block in Berlin

The original tower, dating from 1961, has now been supplemented by a complex of new buildings: a concave high-rise slab with colourful sunscreen elements; an...

Building with Glass Means Building with Light. An Interview with James Carpenter

New Glass Architecture - Not Just Built Transparency

Parking Stack in Sindelfingen

The refurbishment of a large empty administration building in this car-manufacturing town led to a shortage of parking space.

Office, Housing and Commercial Development in Tokyo

Cultural and Congress Centre in San Sebastián, Spain

The complex is distinguished by two glass-clad, prismatic volumes, which provide protective enclosures for the structures within.