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Paul Kennon Innovation in Architecture-clip_2235
Kennon discusses various projects completed by his firm. He discusses the design methodology utilized within certain projects,...

Paul Kennon Innovation in Architecture-clip_2235

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Kennon discusses various projects completed by his firm. He discusses the design methodology utilized within certain projects, such as gaming. He also discussed some innovative approaches applied to the New York Philharmonic, implementing computerized ceiling panels. Within the Akron Performing Arts Hall, they reduced the weight of the ceiling utilizing a catenary system, which incorporated stage rigging and located the counterweights in the lobby that served as a sculptural piece. Kennon discusses the implementation of a chassis that provided a functional grid for elements to plug in to for a medical facility interested in keeping spaces flexible.