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View the June Newscast for News from AIA

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In USGlass magazine’s June newscast, look for the latest video interviews from the American Institute of Architects convention taking place this week in Chicago. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

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Take a Look at Chicago’s Glassy Architecture

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The AIA National Convention takes place this week in Chicago. Watch this video for a look at some eye-catching installations. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

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Specialty Façade Work Helps Make Chicago’s New Tilt! Attraction an Early Hit

Last weekend, the architecturally-savvy city of Chicago saw its latest high-rise innovation open to the public. 360 Chicago, formerly known as the John Hancock Observatory, debuted the highly publicized attraction Tilt! Saturday. Tilt! is a 26-foot-wide glass- and steel-enclosed platform … Continue reading

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Chicago’s “The Ledge” Sets the Stage for a New Glass Innovation

The Willis Tower, formerly Sears Tower, in Chicago is an ideal place to learn about a new glass product. Sheathed in bronze glass, the tower stands 110 floors and, even from floor 99, you can feel the building sway—about 5 … Continue reading

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