Gallery: Electrolux Cube: Modern Prefab Restaurant Pops Up Atop Brussel...

 
A month ago we showed you renderings of a prefab pop-up restaurant sponsored by Electrolux that will tour Europe setting up shop atop some of its most famous landmarks. Well, it's finally landed -- right on top of the Parc du Cinquantenaire arch in Brussels. Designed by Italian architects Park Associati, the traveling restaurant is serving up locally-sourced, gastronomic delights prepared by amazing chefs. The Cube Pavilion is also energy efficient, lightweight and prefabricated, so it can easily be transported around Europe and set up on top of other famous landmarks.

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  1. Bordiau April 26, 2011 at 4:34 am

    I’m really surprised that this structure, even if only temporary, was permitted on top of this monument. From the ground it is hideous and completely destroys the otherwise perfect symmetry of the arch. When it first arrived we thought it was yet another builder’s portakabin. The arch is one of Brussels’ most photographed buildings, and it’s a pity that the image is ruined by this wart.

  2. Andrew Michler April 18, 2011 at 3:37 pm

    For some reason I really like this.

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