Glen-Gery Corp. unveiled this year’s new brick offerings in New York during G21: Fashion on Fifth. The event was followed the launch of the Glen Gery Materiality book and a panel discussion co-hosted by NYCxDESIGN. G21: Fashion on Fifth previewed Glen-Gery’s 2022 collection to an audience of architects, designers and industry media. The collection features an assortment of new products from range extensions and new brick series, to unique international products sourced from around the globe, including:
- Metallix. A brick face that glimmers and sparks immediate interest, yet possesses great subtlety. Available in Platinum, Titanium, and Cuprum colors, the Metallix series reflects light on finished brickwork, creating a satin metallic sheen that will lend depth and sophistication to every project.
- Endless Skies. Combines today’s color trends with versatility and value in Night Smoke, Taupe Horizon, Sunset Sun and Tuscan Sun. The range offers color options for anyone designing a contemporary or conventional home.
- Aviator. Consists of distinct monochromatic tone bricks with sharp contrasts that resemble those of early aircraft and aviation equipment. The colors are unique and versatile, creating an architectural feel that will stand out on the block; they include Charter White, Pilot Gray, and Jet Black.
- Kite Breeze. With its combination of geometric design and livable functionality, every aspect of the series has been carefully considered. Available in Dune, Terracotta and White Glaze colors.
“G21: Fashion on Fifth event encapsulates creativity, beauty and modern design, pulling inspiration from around the world, across time, and from different artistic mediums—evolving, innovating and expanding brick and stone design,” says Glen-Gery Director of Marketing Tim Leese.
The NYCxDESIGN & Glen-Gery Materiality event panel discussion teamed his colleague, Vice President, Design & Distributor Sales Lara Robertson, with Metropolis Magazine Editor Avinash Rajagopal; Architect Morris Adjmi; and, Past New York City landmarks Preservation Committee Chair Robert Tierney.
STONE VENEER INSTALLATION
A new printing of the Installation Guide and Detailing Options for Compliance with ASTM C1780 For Adhered Manufactured Stone Veneer 5th Edition, 5th Printing is available from the National Concrete Masonry Association. The latest edition includes updated information on acceptable materials for water-resistive barriers and updated fastener requirements. Producers and their customers can download the pdf from www.ncma.org or order hard copies from the NCMA bookstore.