Archinect - News 2017-08-17T15:41:39-04:00 Yazdani Studio Introduces Folding Solar Shade Facade in South Korea Andrew Michler 2012-12-12T13:32:00-05:00 >2012-12-12T14:32:20-05:00 <img src="" width="600" height="338" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Testing the next evolution in commercial building skins the CJ Cheiljedang Research and Development Center&rsquo;s unique responsive facade controls solar gain over a significant range of exposure... The accordion folded window shading wraps all three towers to provide a level of protection from solar glare. In key areas the shading folds to maximize solar control using a custom designed retractable mechanism.</p></em><br /><br /><p> To think this idea came from an&nbsp;umbrella, well done.</p>