Year of Completion

1-1-2009

Client

AT&T Performing Arts Center

Material of interest

Tubular aluminum

Material Used

Tubular aluminum

Properties of Materials

Unlike a typical theatre, the Wyly accommodates back-of-house and front-of-house areas above and beneath the auditorium rather than wrapped around it, liberating its perimeter – a glass façade with optional blackout blinds – for direct contact with the urban surroundings.

Material Properties

Material of interest and material used: Tubular aluminum.

Properties of material: Unlike a typical theatre, the Wyly accommodates back-of-house and front-of-house areas above and beneath the auditorium rather than wrapped around it, liberating its perimeter – a glass façade with optional blackout blinds – for direct contact with the urban surroundings.

Application

Exterior

Climate

Humid Subtropical

Environmental Response

Light blocking

Keywords

Exterior, Humid Subtropical, Light blocking

Location

Dallas, Texas

Sources

Architect website: www.rex-ny.com

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Date submitted

6-1-2013

Disciplines

Architecture

Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre

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