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Most Innovative Curtain Wall Project - "Crinkle Wall" at the Hyatt Place

2015 Top Glass Fabricators 5th Annual Special Report - July 6, 2014

Author: Kari Jordan/Sunday, July 6, 2014/Categories: News

The “Crinkle Wall” curtain wall is the signature design element of the Hyatt Place in Portland, Maine. “The expression we were aiming for was that of pleats, or folds, like you’d see in fabric or clothing,” says Tim Hart one of the founding members of Canal 5 Studio,, the project architect. “This, of course, introduces great complexity into the geometries, and ultimately the design, fabrication and installation.”  Read more...

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