Gallery: LEAD’s Fiery Golden Moon Pavilion Lights up the Night at Hong ...

 
This gorgeous Golden Moon pavilion recently popped up in Hong Kong for the Mid-Autumn Festival, which attracted 500,000 visitors over the course of 6 days. Designed by Laboratory for Explorative Architecture & Design (LEAD), the fiery Golden Moon is made from a steel geodesic dome, bamboo scaffolding, fabric panels and LED lights, and it's designed as an expression of love and passion referencing the legend of the Moon Goddess. LEAD combined digital fabrication techniques with local craftsmanship to construct the pavilion in only 11 days.

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