Westminster Abbey during its dedication ceremony, Lutz Haufschild, Places of Worship, Four Elements
Westminster Abbey during its dedication ceremony
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Westminster Abbey during its dedication ceremony


  • Four Elements: Westminster Abbey during its dedication ceremony
  • Four Elements: Westminster Abbey during its dedication ceremony
 

The floor plan the of church is in a Greek Cross, each section is reserved for one the elements: Blue = water; red = fire; brown = earth; gray = air. When inside the building one is surrounded by color, always darker at the bottom and lighter towards the top, rising upwards, inspiring.

Location: 
Westminster Abbey, Mission, BC, Canada
Artist: 
Lutz Haufschild
Medium: 
Cast glass set in fiber reinforced concrete
Architect: 
Asbjorn Gathe Architect
Scope: 
86 windows – 7,000 square feet