New York, USA
Custom 7-metre cylinder
SHoP Architects is (as you’d guess) a firm of architects, based in New York. Its portfolio of work includes the global tech headquarters for Atlassian in Sydney and Uber in San Francisco, and the construction technology-pioneering Barclays Center, a digital and civic landmark in Brooklyn. With projects across five continents, and an eye always towards the future, SHoP makes use of the latest technology to facilitate its grand designs.
In 2019, SHoP chose Igloo Vision to provide a standout immersive facility for its headquarters, recently expanded into two floors of the historic Woolworth Building. We proposed a high-spec cylinder, equipped with:
Early in 2021, we went back to find out how SHoP had been using the cylinder. Despite the challenges of the 2020 coronavirus pandemic, we were delighted to learn how the team had been putting their immersive tech to use.
Here are just a few examples:
And the team can’t wait to get their hands on the Igloo Unity Reflect Viewer to access all their Unity Reflect tools in a shared immersive space.
That’s just to start - watch this space for more.