Volume 46, Issue 3
April 2011

features

10 Great Trends This Year in Architectural Glass
A look at the top ten glass products that architects will be asking for throughout 2011.

On the Wings of a Dove
The complex glass roof on the just-opened U.S. Institute of Peace Headquarters in Washington, D.C., might not have been possible without new technology and a collaborative approach.

Northeast Stays Strong
Glass Expo Northeast™ 2011 welcomed a record number of exhibitors and enticed attendees with education and networking opportunities.

Glass Information Immersion
Organizers of the biannual Glass Performance Days Conference in Tampere, Finland, have packed this year’s event, June 17-20, with new additions to the raditional educational and networking opportunities.


departments
News Now
Company News
Codes & Regulations
Contract Glazing
Global Update
Energy & Environment
Showcase
Newsmakers

columns
Issue @ Hand
GANA Perspectives
Buyer’s Block
Glazier’s Guild
The Business

Special Sections
Architects’ Guide to Glass
AIA 2011 Convention Preview

Solar Glazing
Solar Watch


ON THE COVER:

The roof of the new U.S. Institute of Peace Headquarters in Washington, D.C., uses nearly 1,500 white insulating glass units to create a series of wing-like elements. Turn to page 42 to learn more about this project.
Photo: © Timothy Hursley.

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