Glass House

Glass House
By OFIS Arhitekti as Architects

The Glass House is a research prototype for a comfortable if elementary retreat in a tense juxtaposition with harsh surrounding environment.The project, initiated by Guardian Glass is challenging thermal and structural abilities of glass. Instead of focusing only in “a glass as a window element” the concept explored its advanced potentials, e.g. transparent but shading element, a thin but thermally efficient envelope that is also the sole structural support.

This project is a response to the local, desert climate conditions. It is about both passive design and renewable energy generation. The building's footprint contains every element that makes…Read More

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Location Spain
Program Type Exhibition, Culture Centre
Year Build completed in the year 2018
Involve Companies
Architects OFIS Arhitekti

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