Cathedral of Christ the Light

Oakland
Photo © Cesar Rubio, courtesy of SOM
Photo © Cesar Rubio, courtesy of SOM
Photo © John Blaustein, courtesy of SOM
Photo © Timothy Hursley, courtesy of SOM
Photo © Cesar Rubio, courtesy of SOM
Photo © Cesar Rubio, courtesy of SOM
Photo © Cesar Rubio, courtesy of SOM
Architectes
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Lieu
Oakland
Année
2008
Coût
Non indiqué
Étages
1-5 étages

Located in downtown Oakland, this house of worship offers a sense of solace, spiritual renewal, and respite. As its name suggests, the Cathedral of Christ the Light draws on the tradition of light as a sacred phenomenon. In consideration of the traditions of Bay Area architecture, the most elemental qualities of light, material, and form were used to create sacred space within an ethos of sustainability.

Projets liés

  • Lichtfabrik - Mehr Licht, weniger Fabrik
    Bollinger + Fehlig Architekten GmbH BDA
  • Friedrichstraße - Früher Platte, heute Scholle
    Bollinger + Fehlig Architekten GmbH BDA
  • Villa K
    LOVE architecture and urbanism
  • Wettbewerb Restaurant Thalersee
    BÜRO KLK OG
  • Grelle Forelle
    BÜRO KLK OG

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