Oursiman Honda, Bethesda, Md.

An expansion of a parking garage at Oursiman Honda car dealership included a tensile membrane façade system. Notably, the tensile membrane façade was printed blue to resemble sky and has a pattern of silhouettes of birds in flight.

The PVC membrane façade provides protection from the environment and ventilation in the threestory garage, which was expanded to 11,000 square feet. Big Span Structures LLC supplied the tensile membrane façade and attached the fabric with grommets and lacing details.