, A modular wall system includes a number of decorative panels that are received in an extruded panel frame The panel frames are positioned by For example, the panels may be provided with simulated wood grain, abstracts, masonry surfaces and the like Similarly, the panels may by
, The installation, which stand meters from the ground, took almost florists working for two days straight, blocks of Oasis florist s foam, and nearly , stems of different varieties in different colors The large structure also has a built in water irrigation system to keep the blooms fresh.
, The new foot air traffic control tower at San Francisco International Airport features a metal and glass fa?ade twisted into the shape of a torch Fentress Architects specified Duranar Sunstorm coatings for the tower s aluminum curtain wall framing and entrance systems It features a color coat inflected
, The floor plates are enclosed by either a glazed curtain wall assembly or a single skin fa?ade system with an external louver sunscreen device along the south, east and Also arranged in a staggered pattern are vertical grain wood veneer panels accented with aluminum strips, covering the lobby walls.
, La Serenissima by Park Associati The original facades were replaced to create a more energy efficient envelope Along Via Turati the new elevations feature perforated and pressed aluminium panels that are back lit by night, while the walls along Via Cavalieri are dominated by glazing La Serenissima by
, The bubbles in the first series are generated by an air bell system in a water filled aquarium For the second series, a different liquid was used, together with a valve system connected to a compressed air canister The viscosity of the liquid acts to slow down the changes in the pressure forces involved.
, Images have emerged of a new arts and culture centre by Foster Partners and Heatherwick Studio, which forms part of a new financial quarter the two firms are building on Shanghai s waterfront The Fosun Foundation is the centrepiece of the Bund Finance Center, a new mixed use complex designed by
, The sculpture was inspired by a video from Disney Research using character models moving realistically through a system of mechanical links and gears He built his own Lego version of Sisyphus with the figure s motions achieved through a Lego Technic gearing system, while also adding motion to the
, This fundamental law can be seen in the veins of a leaf, the course of a river and its tributaries, the central nervous system of humans, sea currents and routes of Internet trafficdeciphering the common language, connecting the micro with the macro, the outer and inner world, in order to distinguish a
, The openings for doors and glazing are usually first roughly framed in with wall studs Door frames and glazing frame assemblies are then attached to the studs and the assemblies are finished with wallboard, doors, and glazing In many commercial building interiors, wooden interior doors and door frames
, Progressively, I created a system of sewing the threads in a sequence that would ultimately give the allusion of a certain color or tone The direction in which the threads were sewn had to mimic the way lines are layered in a d ing to give the allusion of depth, volume, and form Over time the stitches have
, Although the more conventional half is enclosed behind a unitized curtain wall incorporating a frit pattern that mitigates solar gain and conceals the interior to varying degrees, the south end s glazing system is quite different To maximize transparency, its mullionless skin is made up of low iron insulated
, A high impact, moisture resistant, wall panel system and methods for mounting a high impact, moisture resistant wall panel to an existing structure are thermoplastic sheets is known in the art, as are the techniques for making molds by replicating naturally occurring textures (e.g wood grain, leather,