CODAmagazine: The Magic of Color II

By CODAworx | Celebrating visual art’s core on a nuanced level: design + art projects that vividly show the transformative qualities that color has on space.

Graced with Light

In celebration of 100 Years of Music at Grace Cathedral, I was Grace Cathedral’s 2013 Artist in Residence. Seeing the Voice was a yearlong …


Discovering Bold Color in Art

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



Overview<p>3 windows each 8 metres high X 3 metres wide Antique handmade mouth blown glass acid etched and painted, bonded to toughened safety …


Project: Point of View

Overview<p>Point of View, 2014 Ministry of Culture, New Taipei City, Taiwan Commissioned by Blue Dragon Art Company 26’ h x 64’ w x 40’ d, 2200㎝(W) x …


Project: Sixth and Taylor

Overview<p>Six fused glass panels that are backlit and installed in the lobby of an office building. Each panel measures 24 x 24 inches.<p>Goals<p>The design …


Project: Black Ladder

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Project: Los Trompos

Overview<p>Ignacio Cadena and Héctor Esrawe’s, Los Trompos, or ‘spinning tops’ at Discovery Green® is made up of twenty interactive structures that …


Project: Tysons Tiles

Overview<p>Tysons Tiles is two visually compelling ground murals that raise community awareness of potential for public art and the arts at Tysons. Data …

National Endowment for the Arts

This polychrome steel sculpture outside of Cincinnati Children's Hospital's newly renovated Liberty Campus has the magic of color and kinetic energy. #codaartist "Slinky Chick Rocks" by Perci Chester

Project: Playful Prisms

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Project: Elevator Lobby Artwork

Overview<p>These photographs were commissioned to enhance the hospital’s new wayfinding icons and colours.<p>Goals<p>The consulting architectural firm had …


Light Waves: Atlanta -- CODAworx

"As the sun colors flowers, so does art color life." - John Lubbock The following collaborative projects show the magic of color through flowers. "Grow Your Health" by @stephaniejaffe "Sprung" by @coralbourgeois "Le Jardin Les Enfants" by @epiphanyglass

Project: Reflecting Totem Tree City

Overview<p>The project was to create a design that will go on to vinyl and then went on existing glass canopy structures. There are two canopies at the …

Los Angeles

Project: Graced with Light - The Ribbon Project

Overview<p>Graced With Light - The Ribbon Project, is a music-inspired installation that incorporated Grace Cathedral’s vaulted ceiling arches and …


Project: Meadow Flowers

Overview<p>The artwork at the Sunnyvale Town Center Target store is a series of 14 large scale flower sculptures that can be viewed and experienced from …


Project: All the Colors

Overview<p>The project was to create a large, horizontal frieze-like acrylic painting for the entry-lobby of Cedarhurst Elementary School. It is one …


Project: Mohegan Sun Casino Windows

Overview<p>This project consists of 90 window panels, broken tempered glass and sheets of plate containted the design in the middle. The basis of the …


Eastern shelter Barry Island -- CODAworx

Project: Vision Plan for New Neighborhood

Overview<p>This project allowed the architecture and design team to look at creative ways to make a 200 foot long concrete tunnel appealing. The tunnel …


Project: SKYWAVE&trade

Overview<p>White Art Studio received this Art in the Loop Public Art Project by pitching a concept/location to curator, Jessica Bourski. SKYWAVE™ the …



Overview<p>This house is located in Eastchester, NY. The project was a whole house renovation, which included the living room, dining room, master …


Project: Moonacy Music Room

Overview<p>Depicting water, air, earth and fire—Moonacy Music Room is a collaborative venue for concerts and events. The 30,000 cu. ft. space has angled …


The following collaborative projects are great examples of artworks that vividly show the transformative qualities of #color. "Inova Fairfax Hospital" by #KennethvonRoenn "Ellipses II" by @KX2Art "Gallery Condominiums" by #CynthiaMiller

Project: Art Walls, Public Art Installation

Overview<p>Ellipsis, courtesy of Anne Marchand, takes twelve of the artist’s most colorful abstracts, enlarges them onto ten-foot square Dibond panels, …

Street Art

Project: Nature Scene Murals

Overview<p>In 2013, the Westchester County Department of Environmental Services initiated a project to create an art gallery at the Education and …


Project: Intergenerational Collaboration with the Barrie School, University of Maryland, and Wintergrowth

Overview<p>Acrylic on canvas and serigraphy on canvas. 4x12 ft each. A tent-like awning printed from the original art which was produced in …

University of Maryland

Project: Standpoint

Overview<p>Public art requirement for private development. Stainless steel and dichroic coated glass sculpture commissioned by Peery Arrillaga for a new …

Public Art


Overview<p>‘Timeline Tower’ relates the history of Florida’s All Children’s Hospital in simple, yet sophisticated, graphics designed to appeal to …

Children's Hospital