Heritage4Charlotte

Products Used

Material: 
  • 00 - Stainless Steel Wire Mesh
Application: 
  • Artwork
Building Type: 
  • The Arts, Transportation
L-80 - Industrial Woven Wire Mesh Lock Crimp
CharlotteNorth CarolinaUnited States
Project Details:

Heritage4Charlotte

The Banker Wire woven wire mesh adds the skin of texture to the plasma cut steel openings atop the art statues located at the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, NC. Carved Indiana limestone, stainless steel, bronze, LED fixtures, each column is approximately 2'x2'x22'. Commissioned by the Arts and Science Council. Four limestone and steel columns carved with imagery drawn from the textile traditions of people from the area in Pre-Columbian times to the present. Nighttime illumination with color-changing LED fixtures. Lighting design by LightSHOW of Pasadena, CA.

Additional Images: 
The Banker Wire woven wire mesh adds the skin of texture to the plasma cut steel openings atop the art statues located at the Charlotte-Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, NC
Banker Wire offered the customization capabilities this project required.
Banker Wire mesh interacts with natural light and LED lighting for a luminous aesthetic.
Color-changing LED fixtures light up this installation at night.

Project Team

Project Designer: 
Myklebust+Sears