Activating the Fifth Façade: Enhancing Rooftop Design with High Performance Materials

January 20, 2023

As urbanization continues to increase, living space is at a premium. As a result, outdoor gathering spaces are often sacrificed to make way for more housing units. At the same time, post-pandemic life has shown us the many health, community and wellness benefits to outdoor spaces, making them a highly sought-after amenity. With a lack […]

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New CEU Discusses Expanding Design Capabilities of Architectural Metal Fabric

June 23, 2020

GKD-USA’s newest CEU is an informative and engaging discussion that offers insights into the latest, most innovative applications of architectural metal mesh. The on-demand course, which was recorded during a live webinar event, is worth AIA continuing education credit, 1LU/HSW. 

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Synagogue Cloaked In Golden Mesh Veil In Contemporary Religious Architecture

January 19, 2016
Modern architecture – according to Munich's Lord Mayor, Christian Ude – has a hard...
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Gigantic Steel Robot Becomes German Landmark With GKD Transparent LED Facade

January 12, 2016
Inden, Germany currently has a large open cast brown coal mine. The mine spans...
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Architects Use Transparent Metal Mesh On Hotel With Traditional Spanish Monastic Design

January 5, 2016
Metal mesh as the exterior skin of a building provides a constantly changing stage...
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GKD Helps Spread Local Christmas Cheer By Donating Toys To Children In Need

December 21, 2015
The holidays are a time for giving, with generosity being virtually contagious this time...
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GKD Mediamesh Screen Reduces Solar Input While Showcasing Art For Sustainable University

December 15, 2015
As one of Denmark's leading architectural offices, Arkitema Architects is responsible for a large...
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Visually Stunning Airport by HOK Uses MEDIAMESH Integrated LED Mesh In Its Interior

December 8, 2015
The Hamad International Airport (HIA) in the capital city Doha, was opened for passengers...
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Bronze Mesh Creates Wavelike Ceiling For German Flagship Coffee Shop

December 1, 2015
Tradition meets modernity at the flagship store of one of Germany's oldest coffee roasting...
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GKD Donates Food For Local Church’s Annual Thanksgiving Feast

November 24, 2015
In our favorite time of year, GKD-USA gives back to the local community for...
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Artist Uses Etched Stainless Mesh As Canvas For Minnesota Transit Station

November 17, 2015
Philadelphia artist Nancy Blum created the art portion of the Central Corridor Light Rail...
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Custom Gold Monolith of Woven Metal Mesh Radiates In Chinese National Theater

November 10, 2015
 Project Name: Chinese National Grand Theater  Location: Beijing, China Architect: Paul Andreu, Paris  GKD Metal Fabric:  Gold-Anodized Custom...
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