General information

  • Location address
    Tate Modern, Southwark, London
  • Location country
    United Kingdom
  • Year of construction
    2002
  • Name of the client/building owner
    Anish Kapoor and Tate Modern
  • Function of building
    Exhibition
  • Degree of enclosure
  • Climatic zone
  • Type of application of the membrane

Description

Fabric sculpture spans 135m between supports. Surface area of 3500m2 and was fabricated into a single piece. The surface curvatures required by the artist were much more extreme than conventional membrane constructions.

Material of the cover

  • Cable-net/Fabric/Hybrid/Foil
    Fabric
  • Type (code)
    II
  • Material Fabric/Foil
    Polyester
  • Material coating
    PVC

Main dimensions and form

  • Covered surface (m2)
    3500
  • Maximum height (m)
    28
  • Total length (m)
    135
  • Total width (m)
    28
  • Form entire structure
    Anticlastic

Duration of use

  • Temporary or permanent structure
    Temporary

Involved companies

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