Gallery: Shanghai Expo: Bamboo German-Chinese House Glows Like a Lanter...


Seen over at Arch Daily this morning, Germany and China’s captivating German-Chinese House for the Shanghai World expo is a study in bamboo. The two story art building is the only pavilion in the Expo to utilize the extremely renewable and fast growing material as a load-bearing structure. Designed by Markus Heinsdorff in collaboration with MUDI, the art pavilion is the crowning achievement in the two countries’ event series, “Germany and China – Moving Ahead Together.”

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1 Comment

  1. jeffsee930 July 31, 2013 at 10:08 pm

    hello, what kind of bamboo did they use?

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