In our latest captioned movie, time-lapse footage depicts the first full extension of the The Shed’s moveable roof, which was designed by New York-based architecture firm Diller Scofidio + Refro.
The roof of the eight-storey cultural centre doubles the footprint of the building and transforms the adjoining plaza into an event space. The mechanism includes a sled drive that pushes the 37-metre-tall steel frame, which is clad in translucent polymer, along a pair of 83-metre-long rails.
The Shed is due to open in April of this year.
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