Press

For inquiries regarding Shildan Press releases or other news or for a digital or paper copy of our press kit please contact us at: press@shildan.com.

1865 Broadway’s Brutalist-Inspired Facade Reaches Its Rooftop On The Upper West Side Of Manhattan

May 31, 2012

The latest Upper West Side tower designed by Skidmore Owings and Merrill is almost complete. It has been ten months since the 33-story residential building at 1865 Broadway topped out, and now, the façade has finally reached the building’s rooftop. https://newyorkyimby.com/2018/10/1865-broadways-brutalist-inspired-facade-reaches-its-rooftop-on-the-upper-west-side-of-manhattan.html  

Bruner/Cott Features 45 Province on Instagram

May 31, 2012

Bruner/Cott & Associates has just featured 45 Province Street on Instagram.  Situated in one of Boston’s historical districts, this building is clad in over 33,000 square feet of Shildan terracotta rainscreen in patinated and grooved oxide red.  Click on the link below to read the full story.   https://www.instagram.com/p/Bg6ytQ7nZNk/?taken-by=brunercott

BUILDER features Shildan’s Cerpiano+ Decking

May 31, 2012

BUILDER online has featured Shildan’s Cerpiano+ Decking system as an alternative to wooden material. Click on the link below for the full story. http://www.builderonline.com/products/shildans-cerpiano-offers-an-alternative-to-wooden-planks_s?utm_source=newsletter&utm_content=Product-Article&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=BP_040518A%20(1)%20A&he=721c8e9be717582134351ad20fd3e3a3ef600e7e

The Architect’s Newspaper chooses Shildan Terracotta Rainscreen for one of Best of Products Award

May 31, 2012

The Architect’s Newspaper has selected Shildan’s custom triangular rainscreen panel as an honorable mention for this year’s Best of Product Awards.  The custom panels which were specifically designed for the University of Michigan’s Biological Science Building offer a unique display of capabilities of this natural product and creates a stunning aesthetic appeal.  Click the link […]

The Architect’s Newspaper names Shildan’s ALPHATON® one of Standout Envelope Products

May 31, 2012

The Architect’s Newspaper has just featured Shildan’s ALPHATON® panels for being one of the best customizable facade options for building envelopes.  The article features our City Point project in Brooklyn, NY. Click on the link below to read on. https://archpaper.com/2017/03/specsheetstandout-building-envelopes-facade-panels/?utm_campaign=april_4_2017&utm_medium=email&utm_source=specsheet&utm_content=banner%20link

ArchDaily Selects Shildan as one of the Best Applied Products – Cast Your Vote Now!

May 31, 2012

ArchDaily has just released the 8th edition of the Building of the Year Awards.  A new category has been added to the Awards this year – “Best Applied Products.” Shildan has been nominated in this category for the project at the University of Illinois – Electrical and Computer Engineering.  This new category has been created […]

Architecture D.C. Magazine selects Howard University as Merit Award Recipient

May 31, 2012

Architecture D.C. magazine has chosen Howard University Interdisciplinary Research Building as one of this year’s Merit Award winners.  Shildan was thrilled to have been a part of this project with HDR Architecture whom was the recipient of this award.  This project features Shildan’s ALPHATON® rainscreen panels in alternating red colors and finishes creating a striking appearance. […]

Snap Magazine Features article on Howard University and Shildan Terracotta

May 31, 2012

In their latest issue, Snap Magazine has just featured an article about Howard University and Shildan terracotta.  The warm tones and alternating textures of the building’s facade create a look reminiscent to African textiles, complimenting the University’s heritage and surrounding community. Click on the article below for the full article.   http://digitaladmin.bnpmedia.com/publication/index.php?i=352384&m=&l=&p=1&pre=&ver=html5#{“page”:42,”issue_id”:352384}

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee KIRC Building called “Most Distinctive Building on Campus”

May 31, 2012

Building Design + Construction has recognized the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Kenwood Interdisciplinary Research Complex as the “Most Distinctive Building on Campus.”  Designed by Flad Architects, the KIRC building features Shildan’s Terracotta Rainscreen panels. Click on the link below to read more. https://www.bdcnetwork.com/uwm%E2%80%99s-kenwood-interdisciplinary-research-complex-most-distinctive-building-campus?eid=216287832&bid=1544735  

Shildan’s Fabrik® receives Honorable Mention for Architect Newspaper’s Best of Products Award

May 31, 2012

Shildan was just named as one of the recipients of an honorable mention for Architect Newspaper’s Best of Product Award for the Finishes, Surfaces & Facades category.  Check out the link below for more details!   http://archpaper.com/2016/09/2016-best-products-awards-winners-facades-structural-finishes-surfaces/?utm_campaign=september_6_2016&utm_medium=email&utm_source=specsheet&utm_content=banner%20link

MSN Names New York Times Building as one of Coolest Works of Architecture

May 31, 2012

The New York Times Building, featuring Shildan’s Alphatube® was just mentioned as one MSN’a Travel list of 100 coolest works of architecture. Check out the link below to check out this iconic building as well as the other captivating buildings that made the list.   http://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/tripideas/the-100-coolest-works-of-architecture-in-the-world/ss-BBvah3E?li=BBnb7Kz#image=70

West Coast-East Coast Collaboration Equals Cool Result

May 31, 2012

The Architects Newspaper just featured the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, Evelyn & Mo Ostin Music Center.  The collaboration between the architect Kevin Daly and Shildan produced a completely modern and unique design that certainly stands out yet still fits in seamlessly with the traditionally brick  campus.  Check out the link below to read on. http://archpaper.com/2016/07/west-coast-east-coast-results-contextual-campus-addition/#gallery-0-slide-0

Aspire Magazine Features Shildan Terracotta Rainscreen

May 31, 2012

Shildan is proud to announce that our Terracotta Rainscreen has been featured in Aspire Magazine’s summer issue.  The article feature’s architect Kevin Daly’s design for the UCLA Evelyn & Mo Ostin Music Center.  Check out the link below for the whole article. http://www.mirabelsmagazinecentral.com/Distributionv3/summer-2016/aspire-design-and-home/cmyk-publishing-group.aspx

Four Architects Choose Their Favorite Cladding Products – Shildan Terracotta Rainscreen Selected

May 31, 2012

For centuries, building walls had one basic purpose: to hold up a roof. The invention of the modern glass curtainwall in the 19th century expanded the capabilities of a building exterior to address issues such as site context, performance, and aesthetics. Four architects share the systems that have worked—or that they’ve made work—for their needs. […]

Shildan Rounded-Corner, Scalloped, Cast, and Curved Baguette Panels

May 31, 2012

To accommodate a recent project for the exterior of the Ennead Architects–designed National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia, Shildan created several specialized panels for its back-ventilated terra-cotta rainscreen system, which are now part of the company’s general line of rainscreen panels. The new collection includes cast, rounded-corner, scalloped, and curved baguette panels (not […]

Generation 06 Rainscreen System from Shildan/Moeding

May 31, 2012

Generation 06 Shildan/Moeding www.shildan.com Horizontal rainscreen system that supports terra-cotta – Single-leaf portion is 50% thicker than the previous system version, allowing for larger, hidden clips – Spans up to 60″ horizontally, reducing amount of fasteners required – Stainless-steel clip allows for nonsequential installation and easy replacement of damaged tiles

Kick off to AIA Convention!

May 31, 2012

Convention is nine days away and we’re psyched to kick it off with a party at the Center for Architecture and Design, with help from our friends at Digsau Architects! We’ll see you at Shildan Group’s Opening Party on Wednesday May 18th from 5-7 pm in the freshly renovated Center for Architecture and Design, 1218 Arch […]

NOAA FISHERIES (featuring Shildan Terracotta Sunshades) DEDICATES SOUTHWEST FISHERIES SCIENCE CENTER

May 31, 2012

“This is a building that seamlessly blends natural and human environments. It lets in light and air, views of the ocean and the hills, the scent of the sea. Similarly, our research blends human, natural and physical science for the conservation and management of the region’s living marine resources.” Cisco Werner, Director of the Southwest […]

Green Build 2012 Report: Higher Education San Diego Miramar College

May 31, 2012

Greenbuild 2012 Report: Higher Education More and more colleges and universities see sustainainably designed buildings as a given By Amy McIntosh, Associate Editor, Raissa Rocha, Associate Editor, and Rob Cassidy, Editorial Director November 11, 2012 The LEED Platinum, net-zero-ready campus police substation at Miramar College, a unit of the San Diego Community College District, designed […]