The Architecture Blog

The Design Hub, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne

Glass started becoming the face of buildings globally, when there was a need for transparent and cleaner facades. Over the years, its potential of making buildings smarter and greener, with...

30 03 2017
How bold and loud should architecture be?

When I visited Singapore 15 years back, the loud architecture that seemed to be screaming for attention through its bold colours, unnerved me. I was in my second year of...

21 03 2017
Throwing light on the multi-faceted glass

While the primary function of glass as a building material is to blur boundaries and harness natural light, its diverse implementations in buildings globally, has reiterated its immense potential in...

11 03 2017
Glazing India’s 2nd Green Airport

Saint-Gobain Infinity at Vadodara International Airport, Gujarat   Image courtesy: Indiatimes.com When Honourable Prime Minister, Mr.Narendra Modi, made his first visit to Vadodara 2 years after he became PM, it...

26 10 2016
Glass is the new Green

Saint-Gobain Infinity at Godrej Waterside, Kolkata     The Godrej Waterside is an IT Park developed by Godrej Properties at Salt Lake, Kolkata, among the most rapidly growing Information Technology...

22 10 2016
Indian Railways’ First Green Building

Saint-Gobain Infinity at Rail Nirman Nilayam, Hyderabad The Rail Nirman Nilayam at Hyderabad, constructed by the South Central Railways, is the first project of the Indian Railways that has been registered...

11 10 2016
Glazing Europe’s Tallest Tower

Saint-Gobain Glass at Lakhta Center, Saint-Petersburg, Russia  Image copyright: www.proektvlahte.ru The Lakhta Center is designed to be a colossal project to construct  a contemporary business center in the Primorsky district of Saint...

15 09 2016
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Reflective Glass for Offices

Saint-Gobain Glass at Logix Cyber Park, Noida  Logix Cyber Park is a green building with a LEED Silver certification, developed by the Logix Group. Among Noida's most prominent destinations for office...

08 09 2016
Glazing with Solar Control Glass

Saint-Gobain Glass at Alembic, Baroda Image courtesy: alembic-india.com The Alembic is not just a key landmark in Baroda with even the road named after it, it is among India's best known...

28 08 2016
Glazing for IT Office Buildings

Saint-Gobain Glass at Infosys SDB-5, Chennai     The Infosys campuses, both in India and abroad, have always been talked about for their innate style of architecture. What has been...

18 08 2016