Improving occupant well-being and indoor environmental quality

Step inside the New York Public Library’s revitalized Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library and experience a tranquil blend of aesthetics and occupant-friendly features. 

Envisioned and executed by Mecanoo and Beyer Blinder Belle Architects, the award-winning library facility overhaul modernized the 109-year-old structure to better serve its 1.7 million annual visitors. 

Rockfon Alaska® 2-by-4-foot stone wool ceiling panels enhance acoustics and visual comfort across 60,000 square feet, giving the library a modern ceiling that minimizes noise and maximizes daylight in the renewed interior. 

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Ceiling Tiles & Panels

Rockfon stone wool ceiling tiles and panels are known for their elegance and performance characteristics - acoustic control, fire protection, humidity resistance, durability and light reflection.


Islands & Baffles

Rockfon stone wool ceiling baffles & clouds baffles feature excellent sound absorption and offer an aesthetically-pleasing option for open plenum ceiling designs.


Monolithic Acoustical Ceilings

Rockfon® Mono® Acoustic delivers an innovative monolithic ceiling solution with continual, smooth surfaces that turn your design aspirations into reality.


Ceiling Grids

Ceiling grids from Rockfon Chicago Metallic® combine trusted performance, easy installation, multiple options & seismic capabilities.

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