Lighting: Melting the Frost

Bringing daylight into a gallery where direct light can damage the artwork is no easy task. With the design of a series of light-reflecting and -redirecting petals over expansive skylights, and after several computer scenarios, HOK and Arup were able to find the balance between letting light in and protecting the paintings on view.

Bringing daylight into a gallery where direct light can damage the artwork is no easy task. With the design of a series of light-reflecting and -redirecting petals over expansive skylights, and after several computer scenarios, HOK and Arup were able to find the balance between letting light in and protecting the paintings on view.

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