ravinia festival, acoustic panels
Ravinia Park; Highland Park, Illinois
The pavilion required acoustically reflective, advanced composite wall panels to produce superior sound quality at the Chicago Symphony's Ravinia Festival facility.
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.
Acoustically reflective, advanced composite wall panels produced superior sound quality at the Chicago Symphony's Ravinia Festival facility.
Isopolyester News, June 1998. "Sound Solution Found in Isopolyester Composite"
Client: Chicago Symphony
Acoustician: Daniele Commins
Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Contractor: Schal Bovis Construction