• Gaining Perspective: 15 Projects that Explore Interior Glass Use

    15 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Canyon House / Studio Hagen Hall. Image © Mariell Lind Hansen
    Despite the initially slow and arduous process of molding glass into shape, mankind has used the material for thousands of years. According to archaeological evidence, the first human-made glass tools and jewelry were found in Eastern Mesopotamia and Egypt around 3500BC - and after the invention of the blowpipe in Syria in the 1st century BC and the Western Industrial Revolution made mass production easier, the material's signature traits of transparency and durability could finally be applied on a large scale in architecture...
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