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Presented with the support of ; A new renovation and extension by the Société Privée Suisse de Gérance (SPG) features an intricate façade made up of four layers of glass. Designed by Italian firm Giovanni Vaccarini Architetti, the sophisticated building envelope provides a new aesthetic identity for the headquarters while achieving energy efficiency. (courtesy Alex …

K-beauty trends never fail and “glass skin” is the latest to take over our Instagram feeds. The term refers to a face that looks poreless, dewy and nearly transparent, all without the fancy filters we gravitate to so easily when taking selfies. More often than not, the men and women who flaunt their flawless skin …

OFIS Architects from Slovenia recently completed a prototype micro-house that operates off-grid in Granada, Spain, and serves as a retreat for one or two people for up to a week at a time. The home, aptly nicknamed Glass House, features an energy-efficient triple-glazed glass facade. The Glass House, aka Casa del Desierto / Desert House, …

There are hundreds of homes along the California coast with water views, but few make you feel like you’re sailing the Pacific on a luxury liner. This is the case with the famous “floating” glass house in Laguna Beach, California, which is currently on the market for $ 11,888,000. Who needs a cruise when you …