St. Bridget of Kildare Parish

Parma, OH

Design: Azure Studio

Project Architect: Tomsik & Tomsik Architects Inc.

Gathering Space Entry Window

Design Goals / Techniques Employed:

  • New entry/gathering space was constructed to connect existing church to adjacent school
  • Design was selected that incorporated Celtic knot pattern relating to church’s namesake saint
  • Custom aluminum frame fabricated by J. Sussman Inc., NYC
  • German antique glass as well as textured domestic and fused glass incorporated into final design
  • New frame installed into opening behind existing clear thermally insulated glass, vented to interior through dry-set leaded glass perimeter