Year of Completion

1-1-2007

Client

City of New York

Material of interest

Expanded aluminum mesh

Material Used

Custom fabrication

Properties of Materials

Allows diffused light into the building to create a soft glow

Material Properties

Material of interest: Expanded aluminum mesh.

Material used: Custom fabrication.

Properties of material: Allows diffused light into the building to create a soft glow

Application

Exterior

Climate

Humid Subtropical

Environmental Response

Light blocking

Keywords

Exterior, Humid Subtropical, Light blocking

Location

New York, New York

Sources

Architect website: http://www.sanaa.co.jp/Manufacturer website: www.expandedmetalcompany.co.uk

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Date submitted

6-1-2013

Disciplines

Architecture

New Museum of Contemporary Art

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