Glass

Switchable Mirror

May 21, 2017No Comments

Electrochromic mirror window Researchers at Japan’s National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology have developed a mirror that quickly shifts between reflective and transparent

G3DP

Feb 19, 2017No Comments

3D-printed optically transparent glass From the discovery of glass bead-making processes in ancient Egypt to the development of modern industrial flat glass production, glass has

SolarLeaf

Feb 05, 2017No Comments

Bioreactor facade system SolarLeaf is the world’s first bioreactive facade. Developed by Arup engineers in collaboration with the Strategic Science Consult of Germany and Colt

KiloLux

Dec 28, 2011No Comments

Glass brick KiloLux is a monolithic glass block with the appearance of a laminate produced by thermally bonding glass at low temperatures. Wales-based Innovative Glass

Stax

Dec 06, 2011No Comments

Layered cast glass Named after the way each piece is stacked then fused together, Stax Series offers a way to create rich multi-layered textures using

Mercury Glass

Nov 18, 2011No Comments

Hand-blown silvered glass Silvered glass “Mercury Glass” was invented in the nineteenth century as a decorative substitute for more expensive silver tableware. Where traditional Mercury

24K Blown Glass

Oct 06, 2011No Comments

Hand-blown glass infused with 24-karat gold Suzan Etkin Enterprises combines refined metals with glass to create exotic material hybrids. Gold is fused to the glass

Convex Series—Shapes

Sep 22, 2011No Comments

Geometric cast glass Exploiting the potential for enhanced dimensionality in glass, Nathan Allan has developed new production methods for tempering and laminating their Convex Series.

Fusion

Sep 04, 2011No Comments

Textured dichroic cast glass Fusion incorporates the iridescent color features of dichroic glass with clear or low iron options. Fissures and air bubbles also become

Crystallized Glass Stone

Aug 10, 2011No Comments

Glass stone tiles and slabs Crystallized Glass Stone tiles and slabs are engineered from glass materials to create a high-density, heat and wear-resistant product for