The Abu Dhabi Yas Hotel is the World's Largest LED Structure

By: Katherine Vong - Dec 7, 2009
References: asymptote.net & archicentral
The Abu Dhabi Yas Hotel is one of the city's most elaborate and magnificently designed luxury hotels, but now it will boast another titleâ€"it is the world's largest LED structure.

Designed by Asymptote Architecture, the Abu Dhabi Yas Hotel features LED lighting designed by Arup, which wraps around the building like a dazzling neon shell due to its more than 5,300 sparkling diamond-shaped LED panels. The curvilinear structure of lights can also change color as well as display low-resolution 3D videos.