November 2011

Great Glass Buildings of the World: Parc du Futuroscope: Vienne, France

Date: 29th Nov 2011

To continue with our blog posts that celebrate glass as an all singing and all dancing building material we continue with our tour around the world via some of the most, in our humble opinion, spectacular examples of glass construction.  This week, we leave Kansas City and head for France to the futuristic theme park […]

Great Glass Buildings of the World: Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art – Bloch Building: Kansas City

Date: 23rd Nov 2011

Our love and appreciation of glass is no secret.  Far from being cold and restrictive, glass, in the hands of clever designers and architects, can turn a building into a warm, glowing work of art that changes with the landscape.  Our virtual tour of the world’s greatest glass structures has hopefully gone some way to […]

Great Glass Buildings of the World: Kanagawa Institute of Technology, Japan

Date: 16th Nov 2011

The Kanagawa Institute of Technology is located amidst the stunning Yokohama backdrop in Japan Regular readers of our blog will know that we’ve long championed glass as a versatile and modern building material. Our quest to discover the most amazing glass buildings has taken us around the world.  Today we’re back on dry land again […]

Great Glass Buildings of the World: The Glass Houseboat, Dubai Marina

Date: 9th Nov 2011

In the last few weeks we’ve been sharing our passion for all things glass with you by travelling on a whistle stop world tour to take in some of the world’s most iconic, controversial and downright show stopping glass buildings.  Glass is a truly versatile building material and in the hands of the right architects, […]

Great Glass Buildings of the World: Farnsworth House, Illinois

Date: 2nd Nov 2011

Great Glass Buildings of the World: Farnsworth House, Illinois Over the last few weeks we’ve been indulging our passion for all things glass – and not just cleaning it!  By highlighting some of the greatest glass buildings in the world we’re showing how flexible, striking and useful glass is as a building material.  Many of […]