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David Rockwell Designs Pop-Up “Talk” Theater for TED2014

David Rockwell Designs Pop-Up “Talk” Theater for TED2014
David Rockwell Designs Pop-Up “Talk” Theater for TED2014, © Rockwell Group
© Rockwell Group

TED2014 commenced yesterday at the Vancouver Convention Center within a temporary 1200-seat auditorium designed by David Rockwell. Built from 600 wood components, and assembled in just 4.5 days, the pop-up theater was designed to be easily disassembled and reused by TED for years to come. Viewers are presented with sixteen seating options, from beanbags to lounge seating and traditional theater chairs, to ensure they are provided with the optimal listening, and sharing, experience. More images and a time-lapse video of construction, after the break.

© Rockwell Group
© Rockwell Group
© Rockwell Group
© Rockwell Group
© Rockwell Group
© Rockwell Group

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "David Rockwell Designs Pop-Up “Talk” Theater for TED2014" 18 Mar 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/487748/david-rockwell-designs-pop-up-talk-theater-for-ted2014/> ISSN 0719-8884

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