Volume 31, Issue 1 - Winter 2017


City Lites
A look at some of the most interesting glass- and faade-focused projects recently completed in the Big Apple.
The New Hot Spot
Population density and evolving building codes have sparked the fire-rated glazing industry to takeits game to the exterior

On the Cover
The Copper Buildings project at 626 First Avenue on New York Citys East River was designed by SHoP Architects and developed by JDS Development. The two residential towers, clad with copper-faced panels and curtainwall glazing, are connected by a fully glazed sky bridge. Jangho designed, manufactured and installed the curtainwall.

Departments & Columns

From the Editor
Metal Matters
Event Outlook
In the Know: Walkable Skylight

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