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A dialogue of surface: House of Religions, Bern, Switzerland

Religious believers from local communities conceived the idea for this ambitious project in Bern, Switzerland, well over a decade ago. As a result of their vision for creating an interreligious space, Europan5 launched an architectural competition in 1999, which was won by Madir Shah of Urbanoffice in…
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Swisspearl facade panels–compact and light–transform Missouri health center

The new building for the College of Health and Human Studies at Missouri State University impresses through its sculptural formation. That can be said not only of the volume, but also the spatial organization, which includes a communication zone connecting all floors. The O’Reilly Clinical Health Sciences…
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Going with the grain

Swisspearl’s latest invention - Incora. The product: stylish authenticity. During the manufacturing process, the still-moist panels are sprinkled with high-quality granulated marble that gives them a unique and dynamic look. Every Incora panel is one-of-a-kind! The granulate becomes perfectly embedded into the fiber matrix as the panels…
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Swisspearl® premium facade panels at Tagus Gas building

This new headquarters for Tagus Gás in Cartaxo, fifty miles from the Portuguese capital, is the country’s first office building to receive BREEAM certification. Designed by international practice Saraiva & Associados in partnership with consultants Ecochoice, the structure features an array of sustainability measures aimed at reducing…
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Swisspearl® premium facade panels at École Enfants du Monde, Montréal, Canada

// <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4487135/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4487135/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"></a> The building of the École Enfants du Monde in Montréal was constructed and inaugurated in 1961 under the name École St-Louis-de-Gonzague and was designed by the architect Gaétan Le Borgne. Featuring two upper stories and a basement, the building has a rectangular…
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Swisspearl® premium facade panels at Mall of America©

// <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4487135/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4487135/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"></a> The Mall of America©—the largest shopping mall in the United States, located in Bloomington, Minnesota—recently completed a large expansion to the north. A ten-story office tower was added, along with 163,000 square feet of retail space that ties the office tower and…