Also, it is inaccurate to characterise the Canterbury clerestory
figures as precursors of Christ; all are ancestors, and some were additionally viewed as precursors.
The impressive lounge/dining room is nearly 30ft long by 14ft wide and has a high apexed ceiling with exposed beams and roof trusses, arched front window with extensive views over Broseley Wood and beyond, two further clerestory
windows to either side, open brick fireplace and exposed red deal tongue and groove floorboards.
Since the atrium's clerestory
windows are nearly inaccessible at up to 58 feet from the floor, the church selected SageGlass because it provides better light control, lightening and darkening at the push of a button without anyone needing to access the windows.
The containers, arranged in a pin wheel pattern, cradle the multi- use space, with its 12-foot ceilings and clerestory
on the south and west.
windows and skylights flood the offices with natural light.
Rising above and behind the parapet is a large, curved glass block clerestory
that recalls the heavy steel frame of the subway terminal.
In the clerestory
room, the Swiss artists Hendrikje Kuhne and Beat Klein constructed a cityscape out of cutouts from travel brochures; the late Mark Lombardi's drawings graphed networks behind criminal cases and the collapse of an investment bank; local fixture Deimantas Narkevicius cinematically chauffeured visitors to the center of Europe in just over nine minutes, in the process turning that geographic destination into an ideological site.
The long, horizontal clerestory
window captures light and views of the surrounding trees without sacrificing privacy.
Other features include 32-foot minimum clear heights, large fenced concrete truck yards, seven-inch reinforced floor slabs and abundant skylights and clerestory
windows for maximum natural light.
63 mm, for doors, windows and clerestory
windows with hinges and necessary screws : 35 mm thick shutters with ISI marked M.
On the short north and south ends, the roof sweeps up to admit daylight through slots of clerestory
glazing, while along the long west street edge it oversails to form a generous, welcoming colonnade, supported by a line of tapering steel columns.
The dark and dingy main waiting area has been transformed into a soaring space with clerestory
windows on all sides to let in natural light.