Year of Completion

1-1-2008

Client

Museum of Arts and Design

Material of interest

Custom-glazed terracotta tiles

Properties of Materials

The terracotta material provides a ventilated and pressure-equalized enclosure that helps keep the building dry to reduce maintenance while also saving energy.

Material Properties

Material of interest: Custom-glazed terracotta tiles.

Properties of material:The terracotta material provides a ventilated and pressure-equalized enclosure that helps keep the building dry to reduce maintenance while also saving energy.

Application

Rainscreen façade

Climate

Humid Subtropical

Environmental Response

Ventilating

Keywords

Rainscreen façade, Humid Subtropical, Ventilating

Location

New York, New York

Sources

Architect website: http://www.alliedworks.com/Manufacturer website: http://www.nbk.de/

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Date submitted

6-1-2013

Disciplines

Architecture

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