Illuminated Prominade in London's Westend

Christine Jakob

Carl Stahls combines catenary lights with the smart I-SYS stainless steel cable system

Between the north and the south building, a remarkable light construction showcases the thoroughfare with its cafés and restaurants in a novel way. Carl Stahl Architecture developed a carrier structure, stretching between the buildings,which consists of I-SYS stainless steel cables in combination with LED suspension lamps. These ensure individual, changeable light moods and can be addressed directly via DMX. The carrier ropes with a diameter of 16 millimeters cross to create a grid pattern measuring 750 by 750 millimeters.

Catenary Lights at NOVA London
Great Atmosphere with architectural illuminations

The 12-meter expanse between the façades appears to have waves due to the different light lengths - the perfect stage for creative light designs.

Smart support by I-SYS stainless steel wire ropes

Carl Stahl Architecture concealed the technology the installation is based on: The data cables are elegantly routed through attractive stainless steel tubes.

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