Tower 185

Tower 185

Designer
DAY & LIGHT LIGHTING DESIGN
Location
Frankfurt am Main, Germany | View Map
Project Year
2012
Category
Offices
Klaus Helbig
Product Spec Sheet

ElementBrandProduct Name
Lighting iGuzzini
ManufacturersModular Lighting Instruments
ManufacturersHatec
Light-CeilingRENTEX Wand- und Deckensysteme GmbH
ManufacturersWILA Lichttechnik

Product Spec Sheet
Lighting
Manufacturers
Manufacturers
by Hatec
Manufacturers

Tower 185

DAY & LIGHT LIGHTING DESIGN as Lighting Design

The new high-rise of Frankfurt, situated between the central station and the banking district, marks the new entrance of the European district. With its 200m height this tower is formative for the cities skyline. The Tower 185 draws attention and represents efficiency and eco-friendly sustainability. The concept of the façade illumination underlines the building‘s character and its geometry.


For this purpuse is the newest LED technology is being used. It emphasizes the buildings transparency and its impressive elevation. Combined with a dynamic software controller, the nightdesign adds a subtle wave movement and creates an unique appearance in the city skyline.


The interior lighting is a combination of diffuse, indirect and direct, brilliant light. The light controlling is also linked to the daylight situation and creates a harmonic and energy-optimized lighting for the internal spaces.


Material Used:

1. Luminaires: hatec

2. Luminaires: WILA

3. Luminaires: Modular

4. Luminaires LED (Nightdesign): MultiVision

5. Luminaires: iGuzzini

6. Light-Ceiling: Rentex

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