Wooden Louvers are rarely seen as primary design elements in the language of modern architecture, but rather simply a technical device.
Some modern louver systems serve to improve indoor daylighting. Fixed mirrored louver systems can limit glare and of redirect diffuse light. Such louvers may be integrated in between two panes of double glazing.
In industrial facilities such as steel foundries and power plants, louvers are very common. They are utilized for natural ventilation and temperature control