The Hub at Prairie Shores

Chicago, IL

The Hub at Prairie Shores is a vibrant amenities centre designed to promote active community life among residents of the upscale Prairie Shores apartment complex. This spacious structure was designed by the renowned architectural firm Gensler, and features complex acid-etched patterns on its façade. Etched onto Starphire Ultra-Clear® glass from Vitro Architectural Glass, these custom patterns are a finely-tuned solution that optimizes comfort, deters bird strikes, and creates a welcoming, contemporary atmosphere.


6mm Starphire glass with custom pattern on position 1

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Gensler Architects


OBE Schofield, WI


Custom Acid-Etched Glass Makes this Chicago Building Shine
The Hub at Prairie Shores is remarkable for it custom acid-etched façade and its pioneering role in bird-friendly Chicago architecture.


To touch and feel our glass, please order your free samples.