Top Design Team

The project team working on the DG-Bank light sculpture includes top talents from the glass industry, architecture and design.
Nikolas Weinstein
Frank O. Gehry
Frank O. Gehry: architect; Guggenheim Museum Bilbao (Spain); the “Fred and Ginger” building in Prague; the Weisman Museum in Minneapolis; Current work in progress: the new Los Angeles Symphony Hall; Recipient of the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize.

Nikolas Weinstein (San Francisco): design, coordination, production of the light sculpture. Creates glass art for homes, fine art collections, architectural commissions. Recent projects: installation at the Nelson Rovzar Gallery, Seattle and the “Eternal Light” at Congregation Kehillat Israel, in Pacific Palisades, California.

Herbert Miska: designer of the windows for NASA’s Space Shuttle program, he assisted in design and construction of the light sculpture.

TriPyramid Structures, Inc.: design and fabrication of the suspension systems connecting the light sculpture to the glass ceiling; past projects include I.M. Pei’s glass pyramids, Louvre Museum, Paris; glass ceiling, Rafael Vinoly’s Tokyo International Forum.

Graham Dood: structural engineer at Ove Arup and Partners, specialists in glass façade engineering.

Schlaich Bergermann & Partner: design of the glass shell from which the light sculpture hangs. Also responsible for the engineering of works by the architect Frei Otto.