Think contemporary architecture and you’re more likely than not to think glass. The planned reconstruction of London’s iconic Crystal Palace – the 19th-century architectural tour de force that was arguably a precursor to the high-tech movement and who the likes of Foster, Hadid, Grimshaw and Chipperfield are in the running to resurrect – offers a unique opportunity to explore the exciting new possibilities of this ubiquitous material, while examining the latest in building technology.
Here’s what you’ll find in our May Newsletter:
Architonic photo gallery ICFF Speakeasy
So Transparent: London’s iconic Crystal Palace reloaded
More articles from Architonic’s ‘News & Trends’
Inspiring Search Results N° 29:Glass mosaics
Inspiring Spaces N° 21: Atriums
Architecture and Design Projects on Architonic
Architonic’s newsletter for May 2014 can be read (and subscribed to) here.