From Paxton’s Crystal Palace for the Great Exhibition in London a century ago to the present day, glass and steel are a favourite combination of materials in modern architecture. Transparency, openness and flexibility in modern buildings have taken a step further towards light and luminescence in defining the architectural philosophy of present times.
- modern buildings,
- light architecture,
- glass architecture,
- external illumination of architecture,
- architectural lighting design
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