CODAmagazine: Suspended in Space

By CODAworx | 25 Top-Curated Projects in Design + Art

Defying Gravity

Welcome to the April issue of <i>CODAmagazine</i>, where we share the best design + art projects from all over the world. The magazine is published eleven …

Design

A 360° View of Architectural Suspensions, with Kenneth von Roenn

Alltech, Inc., suspended in the central atrium of Alltech’s European headquarters. By Kenneth von Roenn.<p>Kenneth von Roenn is a master of glass, in …

Design

Project: 'SKY'

Overview<p>SKY 2013 Location: Dallas Love Field Airport Budget: $500k Size: 5’ H x 70’ W x 70’ D Materials: Fiber glass, stainless steel, aluminum …

Aviation History

Project: Light Mobile

Overview<p>The light mobile is a 1500 piece light-sculpting art piece that hangs in the atrium of the new power solutions division at Johnson Controls' …

Mobile

Project: Kinetic Rain

Overview<p>Passengers and visitors entering the Departure Check-in Hall at Changi Airport’s Terminal 1 (T1) are captivated by the art installation …

Art

"Kinetic Rain" Changi Airport Singapore

Project: Nine Dragons

Overview<p>Made of aluminum and stainless steel, 9 slanted kinetic ribbons curl and undulate in the 8- story central atrium of a luxury apartment …

Design

Project: Highwire Travelers

Overview<p>Huether created this art installation of seven, individual life-sized figures for the baggage claim area in the new Terminal 1 at RDU. It is …

Project: Butterflies at White River Gardens

Overview<p>Design and fabrication of a public outdoor installation of twenty three butterfly sculptures. Made of nylon cloth and stainless steel tubing …

Art

River of Leaves

Project: Momentum Study

Overview<p>In 2003, David Hess designed, fabricated, and installed a 200-foot-long sculpture in the Consolidated Rental Car Facility at Thurgood …

Airports

Project: McCarran International Airport

Overview<p>The sculpture is located at the intersection of two corridors and serves as an orienting element. It is 25' long by 10' in width and is …

McCarran International Airport

Project: Aerial Glass Sculptures

Overview<p>The larger of two glass aerial sculptures is comprised of 175 panels of custom photographic images by Heather Collins laminated in glass. The …

Sculpture

Project: CIRA Sculptural Banners JAN 2002

Overview<p>Twenty spatial art forms bring color and warmth into the spacious barrel- vaulted interior spanning two terminals in the Central Illinois …

Design

Project: Luminous Depths

Overview<p>We collaborated with the Taiwanese artist Lee Mingwei to design a 3-story, 50-foot high, installation in the central atrium of Singapore’s …

Museums

Project: Littoral Drift

Overview<p>“Littoral Drift” activates the 2-story high lobby of the County of San Diego’s Permit Center. Conceived of as biomorphic chandeliers, the …

California

Anne Mudge Artist Interview

Project: Time Suspended

Overview<p>At once visually spontaneous and architecturally straightforward, the concept for the tower artwork is a comprehensive, vibrant reflection on …

Design

Project: Forest Sky

Overview<p>The sculpture "Forest Sky" is approximately 86" wide and 54" tall and is suspended directly below the library's atrium skylight. The …

Architecture

Project: A(g)ntense

Overview<p>A(g)ntense is a design installation for Blindspot Initiative Exhibition in 2014 made out of 30 horizontal layers of acrylic sheets hung by …

Project Management

A(g)ntense

Project: Gilded Bowl Column

Overview<p>The Gilded Bowl Column is created for the stairwell of the Asian Counseling and Referral Service's (ACRS) new headquarter in South Seattle, …

Project Management

Project: Enso Chandelier

Overview<p>The glass installation is located inside the lounge of the Spa at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Toronto, Canada. The installation consists of 259 …

Design

Project: Floating Mt. Evans Sky

Overview<p>A suspended glass sculpture and mosaic "carpet" in the lobby of 1001 17th Street, a commercial and office high-rise in the heart of downtown …

Design

Project: Waterline

Overview<p>Located within the historic shell of the South Street Seaport Museum in New York City, this installation embraces the toughness the …

Design

Project: Rockwell School of Business Atrium / Communities of Light

Overview<p>"Communities of Light" was developed for the new Colorado State University Rockwell School of Business atrium. Suspended within a sky-lit …

Business School