iPhone 8 Hints at Utilizing Curved Glass

Rumors, reported by The Wall Street Journal, say that Apple is going to release the iPhone 8 later on this year, to celebrate the iPhone’s tenth anniversary. The iPhone 8 has been one of the most talked about and highly anticipated smartphones of the year because of several advanced features. One of the possible design… Read more »

Curved Glass: Expanding to Cars?

Curved glass is known to be visually appealing and unique for a variety of architectural applications but have you ever imagined curved glass implemented into your car? The automotive industry is continuously searching for new features to intrigue customers and they might have found their next high-tech gadget. The first 3-D curved cover glass for… Read more »

MIT Scientists Want to 3D Print Architectural Glass

Designers have found all sorts of unique ways to utilize glass in architectural applications, and the improvements that have been made to glass over the years have made it possible for them to push the limits of design. From towering skyscrapers to iconic structures like the Louvre Pyramid in France, architectural glass has shaped the… Read more »

Electrochromic “Smart Windows” Could One Day Become the Norm

By nearly every measure, we are living in the midst of an increasingly “smart” world. We have smart cars, smart TVs, smart homes, and smart cities. As for the latest development in smart technology? That would be windows, folks. Most people already understand the concept of “smart” devices. They track the ideal temperature in your… Read more »

Create Eye-Catching Display Cases With Custom Bent Glass

When we talk about bent glass, we typically focus on the architectural applications of our products. From high-rise office buildings to high-end residential properties, you can find our custom bent glass in buildings of all shapes and sizes. But the potential of bent glass doesn’t end there. We’ve also used our skills and equipment to… Read more »

Solar Energy Company Develops Innovative Photovoltaic Glass

When architects and construction companies set out to build energy-efficient buildings, their choice of windows is one of the most important decisions they can make. When builders skimp on glass, it can cost companies thousands of dollars in added energy costs each year. That’s why we use insulating laminated glass in our exterior window designs…. Read more »

New Apple Campus Features Massive Panes of Curved Glass

After more than three years of construction, Apple’s 2.8 million-square-foot spaceship campus is finally nearing completion. As the final project of founder and famed perfectionist Steve Jobs, the campus is characteristically ambitious, featuring a host of exacting design decisions that were painstakingly made by the team at Apple. It took more than a year and… Read more »

Let the Sun Shine in With Custom Bent Glass

Did you know that psychological studies have found that people are more productive when exposed to natural light during their workdays? According to researchers in the Interdepartmental Neuroscience program at Northwestern University, employees who are regularly exposed to natural sunlight report that they sleep better at night, and experience fewer distractions and disturbances throughout the… Read more »

World’s Largest Stained Glass Window Comes to Kansas City

At the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in the Kansas City suburb of Leawood, a massive stained glass window is coming together. At 37 feet high and 93 feet wide, once it’s complete it will be the largest stained glass window in the world. Each of the 160 panels that the window is composed… Read more »

Keep Warm This Winter With Insulating Bent Glass

Here at Bent Glass Design, we love to create unique, eye-catching designs for our clients that make architectural projects come to life. But adding custom bent glass to your building doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice function for form. We work with a variety of different types of glass that can satisfy the practical needs… Read more »