CODAmagazine: The Art of Place

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

Making the Leap: The Fabrication of Clifford Ross’s Glass Wall

Austin Wall, 2013, U.S. Federal Courthouse, Austin, Texas. Commissioned by U.S. General Services Administration. Clifford Ross, artist. Franz Mayer …

Project: It was Today, Only Yesterday...

Overview<p>It Was Today, Only Yesterday… is a 17-panel hand-painted stained glass installation created by cartoonist and High School of Art and Design …

Project: I-580/Meadowood Complex Improvements

Overview<p>This project features "Great Basin" inspired patterning for retaining walls, sculptural piers, pier caps, native landscaping, rain harvesting …

Project: SunTrust Plaza

Overview<p>SunTrust Plaza is a 60-story, 1.4 million sf office tower that anchors the north end of Peachtree Center in downtown Atlanta and has become …

Project: Seattle Sound Transit Mt. Baker Station

Overview<p>There are two artworks used to enliven the station and help with wayfinding. The larger piece on the front of the building is 80' W x 20' H, …

Project: AirFIELD

Overview<p>The AirFIELD is a dynamic sculpture synched to real-time flight data reflecting the heartbeat of the world’s busiest air travel hub, the …

AirFIELD

Project: Connecticut Center for Arts and Technology (ConnCAT)

Overview<p>ConnCAT occupies 15,000 sf of space and trains 100 local unemployed and underemployed adults a year for phlebotomy, medical coding and …

A Place as Art

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

Project: emptyful

Overview<p>The Winnipeg Arts Council Public Art Program issued an international Call to Artists for a large-scale public art installation to be …

Project: Diane Middlebrook Studios

Overview<p>The project consists of four new studios for The Djerassi Resident Artists Program, a place where visiting artists from around the world are …

Project: Tongva Park

Overview<p>Tongva Park is a 6.2-acre site bounded by Main Street, the future Olympic Drive, Ocean Avenue and the I-10 Freeway. Inspired by the Southern …

Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle, Weather Field No.1, 2013

Project: WALKING EAST

Overview<p>“Walking East” is a 5 meters high sculpture in painted powder coated steel of a man walking eastwards to give momentum and drama to this new …

Project: I Was Dreaming of Spirit Animals

Overview<p>This commission for the Port of Seattle's SeaTac International Airport was managed by 4Culture. I proposed a narrative painted glass curtain …

Project: Ice Square

Overview<p>The development of the Swansea waterfront aims to reconnect the Prince of Wales Dock to the rest of the city. The vision is for it to be a …

Project: Louisville Arena Pedway

Overview<p>The project is a pedestrian bridge connecting a parking garage to the Louisville Arena. It is 60' long, 15' tall and 14' wide. The work is …

Project: Sesquicentennial Sculpture and Plaza

Overview<p>In celebration of 150 Years of the institution, the Sesquicentennial Plaza initiative was commissioned by Gustavus Adolphus College, St. …

Project: Crown Sky Garden

Overview<p>Situated in the heart of downtown Chicago, the Crown Sky Garden is a sanctuary for patients, families, doctors and administrators within this …

Project: Memory of the fishing wave

Overview<p>This is a kinetic installation driven by a motor. It consists of three slowly rotating parts. The biggest part is 4 meters high and 2.5 …

Memory the fishing wave

Project: The Bee Way

Overview<p>"The Bee Way” is a unique sculptural plaza and gathering space. It is set in the retail complex the “West End” and pays homage to the …

Project: Green Wind

Overview<p>The brief was to create a sculpture for a new housing development surrounding a conservation area that had once been a Second World War …

Project: Panther Pride

Overview<p>This has been an ongoing project of Chapman University to install sculptures of their mascot, the Panthers, all around campus, mainly …

Project: Canal Convergence

Overview<p>Canal Convergence is an annual series of engaging and inspiring free events at the Scottsdale Waterfront featuring innovative large scale …

Project: Ribbons

Overview<p>Ribbons is a landscape sculpture for the Art and Architecture Program of the General Services Administration, at 50 United Nations Plaza, San …

Project: Full Fathom Five

Overview<p>Full Fathom Five consists of 108 granite columns vary in height from 1m to 3m and are arranged in serpentine aisles which the spectator can …

Project: Sheltering Aspen

Overview<p>Project was designed to emulate the unique groves of Aspen Trees throughout the natural environment in the Park City areas and various ski …

Project: Deep Wounds

Overview<p>Built after the Civil War, Harvard's Memorial Hall honors the graduates who died fighting for the Union, but not those who fell for the …