School of Business and Public Management, USA

School of Business and Public Management, USA

On-Campus Learning Kean University’s new College of Business and Public Management features large, student-focused communal spaces with dramatic multi-level connections to each floor. The school provides the several thousand students with a variety of spaces to interact, collaborate, study, and relax throughout the day. This project is featured in the Swisspearl Architecture #29. Subscribe to our…

In Search of Innovation and Excellence

In Search of Innovation and Excellence

Swisspearl is innovative, flexible, and exacting when it comes to accommodating clients’ needs and wishes for fiber cement panels. A crucial role in the product development process is played by the Research and Development department in Niederurnen, Switzerland, in collaboration with the laboratories in Vöcklabruck, Austria and Anhovo, Slovenia. This team of experts is constantly…

Villa Void, Norway

Villa Void, Norway

Traditional Forms Reinterpreted With its clear lines Villa Void is inspired by the forms of existing houses in the neighborhood. The combination of materials—dark-gray Swisspearl Largo panels on the outer skin, and a warm wooden interior, also used on the recessed exterior areas -underline the sculptural character of the house. This project is featured in…

Glass Hall, USA

Glass Hall, USA

The Global World of Business Glass Hall houses the largest public College of Business in the Midwest, linking regional students to the global world of business. The four story, 170,000 square foot facility was constructed in 1991 along the northern edge of the campus mall. Perkins+Will and Dake Wells Architecture were selected to re-imagine Glass…