In what is something of a surprise, the facade of Barclays Center is to be illuminated by multi-colored LED lights set in between the body of the arena building and the metal shell designed by SHoP Architects. The lights will shine from each of the slots in the rusted steel exterior. The colors of the lights are variable. So far we have witnessed purple, white, green and blue being tested.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Arena facade will provide an all-over light show at night:
The gist: muted violet is nicer than aggressive green, but no one was ever told how it might work. For more, see Atlantic Yards Watch.