Volume 21, Issue 2
April/May/June 2007

Designing Windows for Sound Control 
A quick look at the science involved in using windows to control sound when the customer doesn’t want to bring the outside—and its noises—in.

Testing Against Terrorism 
A discussion of the different blast testing industry products and methods available.

Making Metal Gleam 
Chicago’s “Cloud Gate” creates an optical illusion with shiny metal and liberal use of reflection.

Working Together for Art 
A closer look at the Overture Center for the performing and visual arts in Madison, Wis., and all that went into the project and its glazing.

AIA Exhibitor Preview 
A sneak peek at what industry companies will show attendees in San Antonio.

Glass in Today’s Architecture 
A historical look at the roll glass plays in architecture and how it has shaped today’s designs.

From the Editor
Metal Matters
Glass Tech
Book Review

AIA Continuing Education Update

Architects' Guide to Glass & Metal
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