Salvation Army Head Quarters Circa 1938: Detroit MI, USA
This historical Art Deco building is being renovated and converted for retail uses as part of the Detroit downtown revitalization effort. GVA's Highlighter® HL-DL system, capable of 350+ ft of continuous run from a single power supply, naturally lends itself for delineation of the building’s roofline.
The stunning glass and steel atrium roof is the iconic image of the Galleria, a 33,000 sq m luxury mall at Sowwah Square, Abu Dhabi, UAE. At night, more than 200ft of GVA’s STR9® high power linear LED luminaires make the lighting patterns and shadows dance across the roof’s highly complex sculpted design.
Designed by Ion Luh and specified by Rutenberg Sales,760 custom STR9®-RGBs were programmed to engage pedestrians in a lively myriad of colors each night. Winner of the 2012 Light & Architecture Design Awards for Best Use of Color.
Ryerson University surrounds the busy Dundas Square in Toronto, Canada. Under the guidance of Diamond+Schmitt Architects, the School of Image Arts was made over with an exterior frosted glass covering backed by thousands of GVA Lighting’s LED lights.
Limelight Condominiums, Mississauga, feature two 32 and 22 storey buildings developed by the Daniels Corporation and designed by Kirkor Architects.
The glass-clad modern towers feature a uniquely patterned six-storey podium complete with an illuminated green beacon of light at the top. The approach to the namesake green lighting system includes fifty-one STR9®-RGB luminaires specified by Rutenburg sales.
The multicolor LED lighting system of the Lotus Parnasala, a 91' tall magnificent marble building of the Santhigiri Ashram, Kerala, India, is the largest of its kind in the world. The layout design was completed by 3S Lighting and GVA Lighting's STR9®-RGB luminiaire was used to illuminate both the interior and exterior surfaces of the lotus.
Dutch telecom service and infrastructure provider, KableMedia Brabant Gelderland's new office building features façade lighting by GVA Lighting's STR9® Luminaire. The downward grazing of the walls realizes the architects vision to make the building appear to be rising up out of the ground.
The Red October Chocolate Factory(RUS:Krasny Oktyabr) is a landmark in the heart of Moscow, situated driectly accros the Yauza River from the Kremlin. GVA Lighting RGB color changing luminaires are used to ensure the buildings recognizability continues on into the night.
This mangnificent church, originally constructed in 1882 has recently undergone a remarkable restoration inside and out. GVA Lighting’s STR9®, STR8® and DUCAT-IV™ luminaires are used in various places throughout the church’s interior. GVA fixtures were chosen for these applications for their compact size and superb energy efficiency.
McDonald's restaurants across Canada are undergoeing architectural redesigns as a part of a nationwide branding update. GVA Lighting's popular STR9® and IP-SF™ fixtures have been specified for wall washing applications which highlight the modern architectural cladding featured in the new designs.
Hong Kong Cultural Centre and Museum of Art: Hong Kong
One of the many participants in Hong Kong's Guiness World Record Holding "Symphony of Light" nightly light and sound show is the Hong Kong Cultural Center and Hong Kong Museum of Art. GVA Lighitng supplied our STR9-DL Luminuiare to give the buildings dynamic, color changing delineation.
A 72 foot tall Japanese style brick and tile building on Mount Penn, sits 886 feet above the city, and is the main landmark for the City of Reading, PA. GVA Lighting supplied 4,860 IP-SF with Red LEDs and 2,460 IP-SF with 5000K LEDs for the project to outline the shape of the Pagoda. Credit to Kautter & Kelley Architects and Independence Lighting
The brand new 520m long Al Garhoud bridge has not just helped to ease the traffic congestion in Dubai but stood out by blue and white decoration lights. GVA Lighting supplied 848 STR9 LED fixtures with Blue LEDs for deck and 294 STR9 LED fixtures with White LEDs for pier illumination.
The gigantic 7,000 square meter roof covering of summer Amphitheatre was illuminated by 2,182 color changing PixeLED based on Red, Green and Royal Blue K2 Luxeon LEDs. 1440 SqLED color changing fixtures were used for the Arch.