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Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts – Kansas City, MO, U.S.

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Location: Kansas City, MO
Engineer: Arup
Architect: Safdie Architects with BNIM Architects

AE Interests: 1,600-seat concert hall and 1,800-seat ballet/opera house, cable-supported glass roof allowing for no interior columns, design influenced by nonlinear analysis and form-finding, combination of CIP concrete and steel framing allowed for fast tracking

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Written by Cody Lambert

April 25, 2013 at 1:08 pm

Posted in Built

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