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LAVA Selected to Design German Pavilion for Expo 2020 Dubai

The Laboratory for Visionary Architecture (LAVA) has been selected to design the German Pavilion for Expo 2020 Dubai. Designed as a vertical campus that blends nature and technology, the pavilion takes cues from local architecture and Germany?s history of outstanding lightweight pavilion design. Formally, the design features a freeform roof that encloses interlinked floating cubes that house exhibition and event spaces.

German Pavilion. Image Courtesy of facts and fiction | adunic | LAVA

The Laboratory for Visionary Architecture (LAVA) has been selected to design the German Pavilion for Expo 2020 Dubai. Designed as a vertical campus that blends nature and technology, the pavilion takes cues from local architecture and Germany?s history of outstanding lightweight pavilion design. Formally, the design features a freeform roof that encloses interlinked floating cubes that house exhibition and event spaces.
German Pavilion. Image Courtesy of facts and fiction | adunic | LAVA

Demonstrating the Expo theme, everything from intelligent use of local climatic conditions to materials reuse and construction is designed to be sustainable. The concept continues German innovation in Expo pavilion design by using new ways of forming space ? from Mies van der Rohe?s Barcelona 1929 to Frei Otto?s Montreal 1967 to Fritz Bornemann?s spherical concert hall Osaka 1970. It also responds to the local climate and references the local courtyard house with closed exterio...
Source: Archdaily
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