Janaki Challa

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Specsheet> Artistic glass

Updated neutral tones, fresh takes on metallics, and innovative textures make it easier to achieve a distinctive look than ever before. Full Circle: Kathali 3form The Kathali line features wood shavings from rebuilding 
efforts after the devastating 2015 earthquake in Nepal and celebrates the brand’s collaborations with Nepalese…
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Specsheet > Supercharged solutions

Whether sustainability or structural concerns are the challenges, the newest wave of performance glass tackles any issue. Halio Smart-Tinting Glass Kinestral Kinestral’s Halio electrochromic glass offers 50 shades of varying privacy and light blocking—transforming from clear to dark in three minutes. Available for interior and exterior applications,…
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Specsheet> New window innovations

With crisp lines and slim frames, this new batch of window offerings will keep inclement weather outside and stellar views inside. Premium Vinyl Jeld-Wen Timeless contemporary style meets the affordable durability of vinyl in the latest from Jeld-Wen. Available in single-hung and double-hung tilt window options as well…
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Why everybody’s mad at Anish Kapoor

Anish Kapoor has everyone grumbling these days. The knighted artist is known for his intellectual preoccupation with blood, female anatomy, nothingness, and obtuse-yet-high-drama installations—like his 2017 piece Descension in Brooklyn, an infinitely spinning whirlpool. Descension explores, Kapoor said, “negative space,” a concept which is arguably the crux of his work.…
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Specsheet> Geometric sinks, high-impact countertops, and more

The latest batch of countertops, basins, and faucets come in strong shapes and clean lines. COVE Boffi From the mind of Zaha Hadid, this kitchen model is characterized by sinuous and simple forms and uses malleable materials. It is available in two sizes and in various finishes…
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Specsheet>Minimal hardware and hinge designs

Sleek hardware solutions offer complete control down to the smallest of design details. Olivari New Finishes Looking to technology from the automotive and aeronautical industries for inspiration, Olivari has released a range of seven new finishes across all of the door handles in its collection. The…
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Can’t miss products from this year’s NeoCon

Another year, another NeoCon—the annual design expo that showcases the innovation, creativity, and reimagination of how we will live and work. NeoCon 2017 boasted a higher attendance than last year—by over 7 percent—and according to Byron Morton, vice president of leasing for the Merchandise Mart Properties, this was a…