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The space frame being the structural system that has been incorporated for the roof as well as the
structural walls as two adjoining facades, is a conGnuous roof comprising of interlocking struts in a
geometric paHern. Spanning over a distance of about 75 metres, the space frame is load bearing
along two adjoining facades and is canGlevered on the other two sides, opening up the gallery to
the visitors coming into the Art Gallery, with two columns spanning 25 metres apart with the
general requirements for space frame column supports needed at a span of 20-25 metres. In an
aHempt to increasing the distance between the columns, they have been spread out at the
support level, and designed as dendriform columns.

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