projects

Tears become... streams become...

Artists: Douglas Gordon and Hélène Grimaud
Client: The Park Avenue Armory
Location: New York City

A collaborative performance installation at the Park Avenue Armory conceived of by conceptual artist Douglas Gordon and pianist Hélène Grimaud. The project transforms the Wade Thompson Drill Hall with over 120,000 gallons of water — setting a dynamic stage for Grimaud's performance. Clemeth served as engineering project manager, working with Mahadev Raman and Arup's team to engineer the field of water, hydraulic systems to fill and empty the field of water, and cooling systems to control humidity for the piano.

Tears become... streams become...

La Maison Symphonique

Client: Quebec Ministry of Culture and Communications
Architect: Diamond+Schmitt Architects
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

A 2100-seat concert hall located within the Place des Arts complex in the quartier des spectacles in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The concert hall, which opened in September 2011, is home to the Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal with Kent Nagano as artistic director, and is also used for other music performances presented by the Place des Arts. Clemeth led the integration of acoustic, audio visual and theater design elements prior to and during construction; and worked with l'Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal during commissioning of the hall.

La Maison Symphonique

Elstein Music and Arts Center

Client: Lily Elstein
Architect: Ranni Ziss Architects
Location: Zichron-Ya'akov, Israel

The conversion of an Israeli landmark building into a performing arts center and hotel by a private client opened in October 2014. The project includes a 450-seat recital hall and 200-seat flexible performance space for the presentation of international artists. Clemeth led the acoustic design of the two auditoria.

Elstein Music and Arts Center

Grenada House of Parliament

Client: Grenada House of Parliament
Architect: COCOA Architects
Location: St. George's, Grenada

Room acoustic and audiovisual systems design for a new state government building including a parliamentary chamber and auditorium.

Sound Ring

Client: What is Missing? Foundation
Designer: Maya Lin
Location: Ithaca, New York, USA

The Sound Ring is a permanent interactive sculpture and sound installation at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Clemeth provided acoustic, audio and interaction design with Arup.

Project Jewel

Client: Changi Airport + Capita Malls
Architect: Safdie Architects
Location: Singapore

Public address systems design for an iconic extension to Changi Airport including large-scale indoor gardens.

Considering the Quake

Client: SOFTlab
Location: New York, New York, USA

Considering the Quake was an exhibit at the New York Center for Architecture focusing on design for earthquakes and seismic activity. Clemeth provided development, actuation and interaction programming for SOFTlab's interactive installation.

Considering The Quake from SOFTlab on Vimeo.

Libreville Conference Center

Client: ANGT
Architect: WORKac
Location: Libreville, Gabon

Noise and vibration control, room acoustic analysis for speech intelligibility for an assembly hall and conference center.

Libreville Conference Center

Lambeau Field Hall of Fame

Client: The Green Bay Packers
Architect: Rockwell Group
Location: Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA

Acoustical design for the Packers' new hall of fame and restaurant at Lambeau Field.

King Abdullah II House of Culture and Arts

Architect: Zaha Hadid
Location: Amman, Jordan

The planned performing arts center includes a 1250-seat concert theater and a 400-seat black box theater. Clemeth served as project manager for theater planning, acoustics and audio visual design.

King Abdullah II House of Culture and Arts

Lake Oswego High School Band Room

Client: Lake Oswego High School
Architect: Architects Barrentine Bates Lee
Location: Lake Oswego, Oregon, USA

Acoustical renovation of a high school band room to improve musician communication.

Wilson Opera House Outdoor Performance Space

Client: Wilson Opera House Foundation
Architect: Openhandesign
Location: Wilson, Kansas, USA

Theater planning and acoustical design for the conversion of the ruins of the Wilson Opera House into a flexible outdoor performance space.

Wilson Opera House Outdoor Performance Space

Aalborg Symphony Orchestra

Client: Aalborg Symphony Orchestra
Location: Aalborg, Denmark

Clemeth worked with the Aalborg Symphony Orchestra to adjust acoustic settings in the new Aalborg House of Musikkens Hus and helping the orchestra adapt to their new home. Arup provided acoustics and theater planning for the Aalborg Musikkens, which opened in 2014.

Aalborg Symphony Orchestra

Spirit Mountain Casino

Client: Spirit Mountain Casino
Architect: Group Mackenzie
Location: Grande Ronde, Oregon, USA

Room acoustic design and noise and vibration control for the addition of a new events center as an expansion to an existing casino. Services included the isolation of high sound pressure level performances from connected dining and hotel facilities.

Broadway Rose Theater

Client: Broadway Rose Theater Company
Architect: Soderstrom Architects
Location: Tigard, Oregon, USA

Auditorium design and building systems noise and vibration control for the retrofit of a high school auditorium for use by a semi-professional regional theater company.

Broadway Rose Theater

Mining Operations Environmental Impact Assessment

Client: Knife River Corporation, Tangent, OR
Location: Across Oregon and Washington, USA

Noise monitoring and prediction for several sites run by a major aggregate mining operator.

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