Built to Inspire. Admired Around the World.
The 2014 Vanceva® World of Color Awards™ is a global recognition program created to honor innovation and inspire the use of color in the built environment.
Architects, interior designers, glass fabricators, glazing engineers and other industry professionals will be recognized for their awe-inspiring architectural design projects that demonstrate creativity and forward-thinking uses of colored glass made with the Vanceva color interlayer system.
The call for entries is now open. Register your project here.
Or learn more about the international design competition here.
October 18th, 2012
When choosing the exact shade of red for this meeting room, the designers searched for something both practical and fascinating. The bold crimson hue they settled on infuses the room with energy and personality, without overwhelming its purpose as a meeting place. Vanceva® color interlayers for laminated glass became instrumental in transforming...
October 5th, 2012
The light-diffusing characteristics of glass reach their fullest potential in this canopy designed by artist Liam Gillick. Keeping in mind the needs of the people who travel between the two buildings, the architect sought to create an environment that literally protects users from the elements, but also shields them from the hustle and bustle of everyday...
August 20th, 2012
“Purer colors…have in themselves, independently of the objects they serve to express, a significant action on the feelings of those who look at them”
~ Henri Matisse
French Fauvist Painter and Sculptor, 1869-1954
August 10th, 2012
PINK –is any of the colors between bluish red (purple) to red, of medium to high brightness and of low to moderate saturation Commonly used for Valentine’s Day and Easter, pink is sometimes referred to as “the color of love.” The use of the word for the color known today as pink was first recorded in the late 17th century.
A calmer tint of red, pink is considered very feminine and nurturing. A favorite hue for bedrooms...
July 31st, 2012
July 23rd, 2012
July 10th, 2012
China Glass was a great success. We featured a range of advanced Saflex® and XIR® reflective film products featuring acoustic and heat-reducing demonstration tools, as well as the new DG structural interlayer and Vanceva® advanced color interlayer solutions for the architectural market during the four-day event.