John S. and James L. Knight Building, Akron Art Museum--page 5 (of eight pages)

Coop Himmelb(l)au


Views inside the Crystal and the grand lobby

The large lobby can serve as a reception area and the cafe and museum store angle off from the large entrance foyer.

Stairs, with Elevator Tower to the left and Video Box to the right

The Elevator Tower is one of the supports for the large roof.

The Video Box, the primary support for the roof, itself balanced on an A-shaped concrete support


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