ABACUS FACADE, IRISH STOCK EXCHANGE, Dublin | 2020Irish Stock Exchange, Jimi Shields, TTT, thirtythreetrees
(status | built)
Abacus Façade; for the Irish Stock Exchange. 15m high stainless steel cable and rod system, on steel frame offset from building façade by 800mm (to allow for natural ventilation). 2 x sizes of stainless steel rod create the pattern of the founding year of the exchange in abacus format. The façade is greening over time. Frame and cable concept by TTT. Implementation in association with Henry J. Lyons Architects. Built by Duggan Bros. & Downer International. Photos by TTT. Features in new Skoda car TV commercial.