Manufacture Architecture NC

VAKKO Fashion Center


The Vakko Fashion Center has double glazed, insulated windows in which the outer pane of glass has been slumped. The mold contained heating coils in an X pattern. The glass pane was heated on both sides under controlled conditions and deformed under its own weight. The deformation is about 3.5-4 centimeters out from the original surface and adds stiffness to the glass.