Tongatapu - CODAworx


Submitted by David Ruth

Client: Walt Disney Imagineering

Location: Urayasu, Japan

Completion date: 2001

Project Team

David G Ruth

Walt Disney Imagineering


Tongatapu is an architectural cast glass mural commissioned for an ocean-themed park in Japan. Twenty-two panels showcase an underwater view generated from images from the Monterey Aquarium. The mural has a number of scenes that vary from cool, temperate ecosystems to tropical waters. It’s overall length is 100ft.


Worked exclusively with clients to create the sea themed panels.