Interior of North Christian Church, 1964. Columbus, Indiana, USA. It is another example of a collaboration between Eero Saarinen, Dan Kiley and Alexander Girard. Saarinen died three years before the church was completed.
Sitting at the center of the hexagonal sanctuary is a substantial communion table, ringed by 12 seats for the church elders. Throughout the year, the cushions on these seats will transition from green to red to purple to white, in step with the liturgical calendar. This mirrors an idea Girard incorporated successfully in the Miller’s home. Read more IMA