Fachada Principal
Fachada Principal

Sala Verizon
Sala Verizon

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Planta estructura secundaria canopy

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PHILADELPHIA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

THE KIMMEL CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, inaugurated in 2001 and designed by architect Rafael Viñoly, is the main theater in Philadelphia, United States and houses the Verizon Hall as a concert hall for 2547 spectators and the Perelman Hall as a multipurpose room, with capacity for 650 spectators.

The project covers the construction engineering of the modulated adjustable canopy system for scenic and acoustic conditioning, with electromechanical drive. Built and assembled by Hoffend and Sons. It was made in conjunction with the advice of Artec Consultants and Theater Projects Consultants.

ACOUSTIC CANOPY SYSTEM, VERIZON HALL

2002

Technical information

 

Typology: Concert Hall

Location: 300 S Broad St, Filadelfia, Estados Unidos de América

Subject: Acoustic Canopy System Verizon Hall

Services: Technical design project

Client: Hoffend & Sons, Inc. Rochester New York

General architecture project: Arq. Rafael Viñoly

Seats: 2500

Estimated total area: 40.000 m2

Estimated intervened area: 9.000 m2

Estimated costo f intervention: US$ 7.000.000

Year: 2002

Website: https://www.kimmelcenter.org/