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Coffee. Lots of coffee. And then more coffee.

We’re knee-deep in glass tubes, cable, and thousands upon thousands of tiny hardware bits┬áthat comprise each of fourteen giant glass “leaves.” They range in size from roughly 3.5 meters (12 feet) to 6 meters (19 feet) and collectively appear to float down and through a vast atrium space. But that’s getting ahead of ourselves. We have miles of cable to go before we sleep and more coffee to drink.

Here’s a time-lapse video of Carl and Matt’s afternoon. Before buttoning things up, they were doing a little “check-your-head” mock-up to verify how the pieces would be installed. Check!

About nikolas

Nikolas Weinstein was born in New York City in 1968. His aesthetic derives from a longstanding interest in the natural world. The influence of organic forms in his work dates to a young age, established during internships at The American Museum of Natural History and The Scripps Institution of Oceanography. After graduating college with a degree in comparative literature, he moved to San Francisco, where he briefly worked as an assistant to a prominent graphic designer before founding his studio.
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