YKK AP Releases “No Frame No Glory” Video Ahead of AIA Conference on Architecture 2022
ATLANTA, Ga. (June 22, 2022) – Today, ahead of the AIA Conference on Architecture 2022 in Chicago, YKK AP America debuts “No Frame No Glory,” a cinematic parody featuring fictional rock band, The Facades. The video follows the story of lead singer, Glass, who is seeking out his opportunity to go solo. But without the support of his band, will he succeed?
“No Frame No Glory” is an obvious departure from the iconic “I am an Architect” series that YKK AP has been known for over the past almost 10 years. Its fresh, new direction recognizes the International Year of Glass 2022 while taking a comedic glimpse at the relationship between glass and framing, as frontrunner and support structure.
Watch it here:
YKK AP will also host a “No Frame No Glory” raffle at the AIA Conference on Architecture 2022 on June 23-24. Stop by booth 1907 to enter for the chance to win a Fender Stratocaster guitar!
About YKK AP America
YKK AP America Inc. is a technology-oriented manufacturer of commercial façade systems and residential doors and windows. With every finished good, we push the boundaries in next generation manufacturing and create value for architectural applications. Driven by a desire to provide exceptional service in our markets, YKK AP America builds upon our foundation of advanced engineering, vertically integrated manufacturing, and customer focus to deliver the highest level of quality at a competitive price. Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., all building products are manufactured in our world-class production facilities located in Dublin, GA. and Macon, GA. YKK AP America Inc. is a subsidiary of the global architectural products company YKK AP, Inc. of Japan. For more information, visit ykkap.com and follow us on Linkedin.com.
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