Gallery: Packed Pavilion Constructed Completely From Cardboard


Common corrugated cardboard finds a new life in this elegant outdoor pavilion composed of an array of cut paper cylinders. Designed by ETH Zurich students Min‐Chieh Chen, Dominik Zausinger and Michele Leidi, the semi-spherical pavilion is made from 409 circular cardboard pieces connected together with ties. Spotted on Dezeen, the project was digitally designed using CAAD software, which opens up exciting new possibilities for structures made from biodegradable paper pulp.

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  1. rkisieliute January 3, 2011 at 5:50 pm

    Love it

  2. Holcim Awards January 3, 2011 at 4:36 pm

    that is a fun exploration of materiality. And it is biodegradable and made from recycled paper. Nice work!

    This would be an ideal submission to the Holcim Awards for Sustainable Construction. Enter your creative ideas today!

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