In a huge collaboration spearheaded by design firm RVTR, engineers, composers, and designers have constructed what are essentially transforming roofs that can adapt to the sound of performers and reshape themselves to complement and amplify the audio.

A Mechanical Roof Tweaks Concert Acoustics In Real Time

Resonant Chamber - ceiling panels that flexibly change in a performance space, depending on what it's used for. Project by Taubman College, in architecture

The slick and elegant wall heater

Wall heaters tend to be an eyesore and not something eye-catching enough to grab the attention of people. These metal or plastic grilles fitted onto walls


Image 3 of 27 from gallery of Interims Audimax / Deubzer Konig & Rimmel Architekten. Photograph by Henning Köpke Fotografie