Galt House / Louisville Arena Pedway

Overview

All glass structure with lighting on the side and below to simulate a water fall that transforms into a fireworks display as cars approach, which are references to the Falls of the Ohio and Thunder over Louisville fireworks show.The glass trusses support the glass walls and roof and are illuminated by lights at the base which are activiated by movement of people as they walk along the pedway.

Date

2011

Features
  • Dimensions: 60' x 12' x 16'
  • Materials: Structural trusses are 1" laminated dichroic film with holographic film; 1" laminated glass used for the walls and the roof; stainless steel hardware; stainless steel perforated rolled panels; LED lights
  • Glass design: Kenneth F. von Roenn, Jr.
  • Architect: Arrasmith, Judd, Rapp, Chovan Architects
  • Location: Louisville, KY