Monday, May 10, 2010

French Pavilion at Shanghai World Expo 2010

                                         the exterior facade connected to the main structure
                                      lights inserted in  each diamond like structure

Named 'the sensual city' The French Pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010 designed by Jacques Ferrier Architects is covered with a concrete trellis like structure, surrounded by water. inside is a main courtyard with growing walls that lead to the green rooftop along with ponds and water fountains.  Visitors can ascend to the rooftop via an escalator to view the courtyard below.

All pics & info courtesy of designboom

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