Includes Comprehensive Technical and Aesthetic Information
Monday, April 16, 2012
DEPEW, NY… SEFAR LightFrame® from SEFAR® Architecture is a unique fabric ceiling system, and the only one available that can provide both light diffusion and acoustic improvements for a multitude of interior or exterior ceiling and canopy soffit applications.
To highlight the wide range of LightFrame benefits and applications, SEFAR Architecture has produced a new 24-page brochure. The brochure provides product specifications, design details and striking photography to capture the essence of LightFrame.
Explores Innovations Changing the Face and Function of Fabric Architecture
Monday, February 27, 2012
DEPEW, NY… SEFAR® Architecture, a leading manufacturer of precision fabrics and fabric systems for interior and exterior architectural applications, has created a brand new AIA continuing education course, “Three Innovations Changing the Face and Function of Fabric Architecture.”
Canadian Landmark Features the World’s Largest Cable Supported Retractable Roof
Thursday, January 26, 2012
DEPEW, NY…BC Place in Vancouver, Canada has been transformed into a year-round, open-air facility with an innovative retractable roof featuring SEFAR® Architecture’s TENARA® Architectural Fabric. The renovated facility is once again an iconic architectural landmark for the province.
DEPEW, NY… SEFAR® Architecture Vision will enhance a building to be constructed on a former industrial complex in Risch Rotkreuz, Switzerland. The new facility, called Suurstoffi and designed by Holzer Kobler Architects, will feature apartments, working spaces, a bilingual school and a childcare center – all with direct highway access and a recreation area nearby.
Fabric Provides Beauty, Light Transmission and Protection from the Elements
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
DEPEW, NY…Located in the heart of Munich, Germany,HVB Forum was the home of banks and financial institutions for over a century before being transformed into a business event venue featuring a convertible open-air atrium with SEFAR® Architecture TENARA® Fabric.
Enclosed on all four sides with light entering only from the opening above, the atrium was the focal point of the renovation. The owner wanted to preserve the openness and light of the space while creating a convertible area that is open-air in good weather and enclosed in bad.
New Facility on the Prominent Spencer Dock Houses 2,000 Employees
Monday, October 31, 2011
DEPEW, NY… Sleek triangular panels of SEFAR® Architecture’s interior polyvinylidene (PVDF) fabric gracefully float above a large work area atrium at the new PricewaterhouseCoopers head office in Dublin, Ireland.
David Chipperfield Architects’ Two Lines Installation a Highlight of the Event
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
DEPEW, NY… SEFAR® Architecture’s Vision fabric played the starring role in David Chipperfield Architects’ Two Lines installation at the London Design Festival, September 17-25th. Two Lines served as this year’s Size+Matter exhibit – a cornerstone of the high-profile event. The installation will remain open through October 16th.
First Commercial Application of Vision Fabric In Europe Provides Function and Style
Friday, September 30, 2011
DEPEW, NY…One of the world’s leading fashion brands welcomes employees and visitors in style with a building façade featuring SEFAR® Architecture Vision at its Madrid, Spain headquarters.
The stunning glass curtain wall designed by renowned Spanish architect Rafael de La-Hoz resembles a three-dimensional checkerboard with alternating panels of clear laminated glass and panels embedded with SEFAR Architecture Vision. Each panel is approximately 11.2-by-6.4 foot and consists of two layers of 8 mm low-iron tempered glass laminated with 1.52 mm DuPont SentryGlas®.
Collaboration with David Chipperfield Architects and ARUP Creates Impressive Installation
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
DEPEW, NY…SEFAR® Architecture, a leading manufacturer of monofilament precision fabrics and fabric systems for interior and exterior architectural applications, has partnered with David Chipperfield Architects and ARUP to create a temporary installation showcasing SEFAR Architecture Vision at the London Design Festival in London, UK, September 17- October 16, 2011.
Frankfurt, Germany Office Building Features Innovative, Adaptive Light Ceiling in Entry Areas
Thursday, August 04, 2011
DEPEW, NY…Located in Frankfurt, Germany’s banking district,Frankfurter Büro Center (FBC) office tower greets tenants and visitors underneath a SEFAR LIGHTFRAME® system featured in its forecourt and foyer.
Fabric Continues to Look and Perform Flawlessly After Years of Consistent Use
Thursday, July 28, 2011
DEPEW, NY…Since 2006, SEFAR® Architecture’s TENARA® Fabric has been extended and retracted countless times in accordance with a wide range of open-air events and in response to weather conditions at the state-of-the-art Fortress Arena Kufstein in Kufstein, Austria. Despite its heavy use – regular folding and unfolding – the TENARA Fabric remains in pristine condition today.