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  • Matthew Sabo

    Chicago: Architecture at Spertus Institute, Michigan Avenue This building features interconnected interior spaces and a one-of-a-kind, ten-story faceted window wall built from 726 individual pieces of glass in 556 different shapes. A 6700 square-foot green roof (planted with special vegetation) manages storm water, absorbs air pollution, and keeps the building cool in the summer.

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    Spertus Institute, Chicago, Illinois #vidrio #arquitectura #glass #architecture #buildings

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