Posts Tagged ‘pavilion’

A•lava by Aalto University Wood Program, Helsinki – Finland

July 18th, 2017

A variation of triangular shapes that determine the walls and openings of the stage also serve as structural elements of the project. The geometry of the roof follows the same principles, raising up to emphasize the location of the stage by means of a set of beams forming a parabolic structure.

Serpentine Pavilion by Diébédo Francis Kéré, Burkina Faso

June 25th, 2017

Kéré’s oval-shaped structure features a courtyard enclosed by curving walls made from stacked wooden blocks, sheltered by a large, slatted timber roof. The form of the canopy is informed by a tree in the village of Gando in Burkina Faso, where Kéré grew up.

Norman Foster Foundation’s courtyard pavilion, Madrid – Spain

June 23rd, 2017

The Norman Foster Foundation’s new building is topped with a roof shaped like the wing of an aircraft, a gesture that resolves the site’s irregular geometry. The roof is supported by a hidden steel structure cantilevered over the structural glass façade, resulting in a ceiling that appears to levitate above visitors’ heads.

Italian Pavilion at the Cannes Film Festival by None, Cannes – France

June 12th, 2017

Now, for the 70th edition of the Cannes Festival, the collective has created an immersive multimedia installation – Lo specchio della nostra natura, or The mirror of our nature.

The Dulwich Pavilion by IF_DO, London – UK

June 8th, 2017

The Dulwich Pavilion has been designed as a temporary public structure, which engages with the adjacent buildings, landscape and visitors alike. Conceptually it responds to the solidity and monolithic nature of Sir John Soane’s Gallery building, and the porous, ever-changing nature of the landscape.

Namwon Pavilion – SanSan by Boundaries Architects, Namwon-si – South Korea

May 17th, 2017

Our pavilion, “SanSan” (山山), is an amalgamation that means “mountains and mountains.” The design is a formal interpretation of the well-known Jiri mountains, whose trail begins and ends at Namwon.

Apple store by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson, Palo Alto – California

May 8th, 2017

As one moves from the front room to the back, the atmosphere changes to a feeling of enclosure. The ceiling gives way to a tremendous glass roof, sunlight plays along the floor, and the sounds of customer activity quiets down. Dedicated to service, training and accessory retail display, the sense of privacy supports the company’s ambition for a place of gathering and learning.

Façade made of chairs by Chybik + Kristof, Brno – Czech Republic

May 2nd, 2017

This distinctive pavilion is a project where a former showroom for cars has been reinterpreted as a showroom and office for a furniture company.

“Treehouse” garden pavilion by Scott Kyson

April 6th, 2017

The founder of London-based Studio Kyson designed and constructed Treehouse for his three children, who are aged between four and eight. The structure measures just 4.5 metres by 2.7 metres and has an open top. Located in the garden of the family’s Epping Forest home, it features reflective cladding designed to mirror the surrounding foliage as well as the house.

“Inhabitable Painting” installation by Nick Gelpi, Detroit – Michigan

January 11th, 2017

“House paint pavilion” has been designed to allow visitors to both peer into and walk inside it, blurring the lines between the structure and the artwork displayed within its interior walls.

“Transparent shell” pavilion by Pone Architecture, Guangzhou – China

December 16th, 2016


Titled “transparent shell”, the installation comprises 30 main bone models and three groups of large curves, which are built by multiple layers of woven transparent film. These undulating layers take on an organic and sinuous form, creating a variety of functional spaces, such as an entrance, wall, ceiling, window, desktop and seating area.

DSS2016 pavilion by Zuloark, Alberto Rey and Tipi Studio, San Sebastián – Spain

November 15th, 2016


Our strategy is to intervene in San Sebastian’s public space by designing a pavilion that can be constructed as an assembled chrysalis containing the result of the future of the city.

IKEA pavilion at Dubai Design Week, Dubai – United Arab Emirates

October 30th, 2016

Visitors take a walk through the past and view the story behind their products embodying Swedish roots. At the same time, the exhibit reflects on the present showcased inside a vast democratic home built as the an open, multi-faceted pavilion spread across two levels.

Pianegonda stand at VIcenzaOro by Bros Retail Interior Design, Vicenza – Italy

October 24th, 2016

The soft, sinuous and white shapes of these objects wanted to recall the “rebirth” of the brand, giving a feminine touch to the cold surrounding environment.

Archifest 2016 Pavilion by DP Architects, Singapore

October 19th, 2016

Temporary pavilon by Peris + Toral Arquitectes, Barcelona – Spain

September 23rd, 2016

Peris + Toral Arquitectes was tasked with creating a temporary venue to host an information point, an exhibition space for the regeneration project and a rental hub for electric bicycles.

Shingle covered pavilion by Giles Miller, Surrey – UK

September 15th, 2016

Shingles inscribed with personal messages cover this squat hilltop pavilion, created by British designer Giles Miller as a rest stop for ramblers.

Iran national pavilion at Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, Venice – Italy

August 22nd, 2016

The pavilion is designed based on a representation of urban schemata of buildings in a reverse order stretched from the ceiling to the walls and parts of the floor. The form is chosen in order to manifest the reverse process of reviving these residential areas and neighborhoods.

Coca-Cola pavilion by Atelier Marko Brajovic, Rio de Janeiro – Brasil

August 16th, 2016

The visual effect of movement is enhanced by lightning system programmed to react on different events as concerts, games and other brand activations. The main installation as well organize and introduce the public into the interactive installations as photo in 360 degrees, real-time dance game, a gallery, concert stage… and entrance to the store.

Cool Capital South African pavilion at Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, Venice – Italy

July 2nd, 2016

The 2016 South African pavilion at building D in the Sale d’Armi presents successful physical outcomes and practical solutions to urban challenges, conceived and implemented by citizens for the citizens of the administrative capital city of South Africa under the umbrella organization of “Cool Capital”.