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Studio Toggle’s Dynamic LED Media Facade Changes the Face of Moscow’s Pushkinsky Cinema

Posted By Tafline Laylin On December 2, 2011 @ 9:37 am In Architecture,carousel showcase | No Comments

Studio Toggle, LED, Pushkinsky, Changing the Face, Design Competition, Moscow, Russia, media facade, dupont corian, dupont sentry safety glass, sustainable design, eco design, green design [5]

The Austrian and Kuwaiti-based design team suggested cladding Pushkinsky Cinema’s [6] new entrance in Dupont Corian [7] and allowing natural ventilation and lighting by cutting out small holes in strategic parts of the facade. They then proposed to use Dupont Sentry glass [8] and sliding doors for the main entrance and the sliding doors. Rossiya’s Flourish is designed to mirror Moscow’s recent renaissance, so it’s definitely a swank proposal. Even so, the use of colorful LEDs gives it something of a sustainable edge. In any case, it’s a visual treat that is a nice way to start a Friday!

+ Studio Toggle [3]

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[1] LED design: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Light-emitting_diode

[2] “Changing the Face – Moscow 2011": http://www2.dupont.com/Changing_The_Face/en_GB/indexen.html

[3] Studio Toggle: http://www.studiotoggle.com/

[4]  : http://inhabitat.com/studio-toggles-dynamic-led-media-facade-changes-the-face-of-moscows-pushkinsky-cinema/rossiyas-flourish-toggle-studio-1/?extend=1

[5] Image: http://inhabitat.com/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2011/12/Rossiyas-Flourish-Toggle-Studio-1.jpg

[6] Pushkinsky Cinema’s: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pushkinsky

[7] Dupont Corian: http://www2.dupont.com/Corian_Global_Landing/en_US/index.html

[8] Dupont Sentry glass: http://www2.dupont.com/SafetyGlass/en_US/index.html

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