Designing a custom project in Blue? There are a number of ways to achieve a Blue color in a variety of materials and metal systems, including anodization, patina, titanium-coloring, as well as painting processes such as powder-coating. Below is a selection of inspirational designs in Blue that were manufactured by Zahner.
MIT Stata Center
Designed for the Computer, Information, and Intelligence Sciences programs at MIT, Frank Gehry and his architectural team at Gehry Partners envisioned a sprawling academic complex of visually amorphous structures which provide a combination of study and social space for students. The project is comprised of 47 unique elements, using a variety of materials, from brick to glass and architectural metals.Zahner developed the geometry and cladding the structure with rain screen panels in stainless steel, aluminum, and titanium. As the facade provider, Zahner designed the structural forms to match the designer's aesthetic, fabricated the forms, skins, and window units, and installed the facade onsite at the Cambridge, Massachusetts campus.