Lined with curved partly reflective silvered glass, the cones scintillate
with coloured light and flash refracted images caught from the spaces that surround them.
So far, so predictable, but its huge flanks are encased in a delicately ribbed translucent skin that scintillates
arrestingly with both natural and artificial light.
The mesh ceiling sparkles and scintillates
with light, enlivening the reading room spaces.
Screens of slatted walnut cast stark geometric shadows through the tall, luminous spaces, and water scintillates
against stark planes of concrete and glass.
The glass catches and reflects the spotlights embedded in the ceiling above, so that the whole transparent structure glimmers and scintillates
, the effect being intensified by the reflecting glass well at the base.