ravinia festival, acoustic panels

Ravinia Festival Pavilion
Ravinia Festival Pavilion

Ravinia Festival Pavilion
Ravinia Festival Pavilion

Ravinia Festival Pavilion
Ravinia Festival Pavilion

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1994

Ravinia Park; Highland Park, Illinois

Materials Used: 

These 4.2 lb/ft2 panels are composed of biaxially oriented strand glass reinforcement by Knytex in isothalic polyester resin by Ashland Chemical. The panels include PVC closed cell structural sandwich foam core by Divinycell.

Other: 

Acoustically reflective, advanced composite wall panels produced superior sound quality at the Chicago Symphony’s Ravinia Festival facility.

Press:

Isopolyester News, June 1998. "Sound Solution Found in Isopolyester Composite"

Client: Chicago Symphony

Acoustician: Daniele Commins

Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

Contractor: Schal Bovis Construction