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University of Malta

Msida (Malta)

The Aula Magna is here set up to host a meeting.The perimeter of the hall, which measures approximately 60 m, is decorated with 17 curtains 3.70 m high made of ARI - Reps Ignitex, colour 122. smoke grey,The curtains, made with 100% vertical fullness, have the primary task of optimizing the acoustics.
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The Acoustic curtains are here illuminated from above by means of LED wall washers.
Some of the ARI - Reps Ignitex Acoustic curtains were made with the 101. white colour.
The layout of the Aula Magna has been changed to the mode used to host conferences, with the audience at the center.
The 122. smoke grey colour of the ARI - Reps Ignitex is here slightly altered by the blue light projected by the LED wall washers.
The Acoustic curtains are hung on a TRX10 track system arranged along the walls thanks to which they can be manually slid to free the entrances and windows as required.Alternatively, the Acoustic curtains can be arranged to cover the entire perimeter of the hall.
The TRX10 track system here has the so-called walk along opening configuration, which uses curtain push-pull rods connected to the master carriers.
The Aula Magna is here set up to host a meeting.The perimeter of the hall, which measures approximately 60 m, is decorated with 17 curtains 3.70 m high made of ARI - Reps Ignitex, colour 122. smoke grey,The curtains, made with 100% vertical fullness, have the primary task of optimizing the acoustics.
The Aula Magna of the Valletta Campus of the University of Malta has also been for decades one of the main areas of the archipelago dedicated to meetings and conferences.
In 2020 the hall was completely renovated, its perimeter was furnished with Acoustic curtains made of ARI - Reps Ignitex fabric which, in addition to the aesthetic purposes, also have the tasks of optimizing the acoustics and regulating the entry of daylight.
The curtains can be displaced along a TRX10 track system that has a walk along configuration.
Refurbishment project
Camilleri & Cuschieri
Supply and installation
De Valier Design Studio
Year
2020

Materials used in this production

1T - TRX10

Track systems

Acoustic curtains

Acoustic curtains

ARI - Reps Ignitex

Muslin and canvas

Vertical fullness making

Fabric: typologies of workmanships