shanghai world expo

Shanghai World Expo Site to Be Redeveloped into a Lush Business District

Shanghai World Expo Site to Be Redeveloped into a Lush Business District

The Shanghai World Expo site is located on the south banks of the Huangpu River, and during its heyday in the summer of 2010, 73 million people had visited. The theme, "Better City – Better Life," had

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Shanghai Expo: Bamboo German-Chinese House Glows Like a Lantern

Shanghai Expo: Bamboo German-Chinese House Glows Like a Lantern

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

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Japan Pavilion is a Solar Energy Generating ‘Purple Silkworm Island’

Japan Pavilion is a Solar Energy Generating ‘Purple Silkworm Island’

Photo credit: Designboom Continuing our coverage of the Shanghai World Expo, we come to the Japan Pavilion, officially nicknamed the 'Purple Silkworm Island'. Designboom is on the scene in Shanghai and

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Latticed French Pavilion Shades a Green-Walled Interior

Latticed French Pavilion Shades a Green-Walled Interior

Drawing on classic French style, Jacques Ferrier Architectures designed the gorgeous French Pavilion for the Shanghai World Expo, which welcomes visitors inside a green-walled "Sensual City". Dezeen

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Construction Completed on Shanghai’s Amazing Dream Cube Pavilion

Construction Completed on Shanghai’s Amazing Dream Cube Pavilion

As visitors enter the building they first come into the queue where they learn that their actions can have effects on the lights of the building. By clapping their hands and waving their arms, their

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Top 6 Stunning Green Pavilions at the 2010 Shanghai World Expo

Top 6 Stunning Green Pavilions at the 2010 Shanghai World Expo

Rainwater harvesting, recycled materials, green roofs, renewable energy and energy efficiency are common elements in a number of the pavilions at the 2010 Shanghai Expo. Additionally, all of the pavilions

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Solar Shanghai Pavilion Made of Recycled CD Cases Nears Completion!

Solar Shanghai Pavilion Made of Recycled CD Cases Nears Completion!

With about 22 days to go until the start of the Shanghai World Expo, some of the amazing pavilions are already complete, while others are rushing to finish. The Shanghai Corporate Pavilion is almost done

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Incredible Sun Valleys to Light Up the Night and Day at 2010 World Expo

Incredible Sun Valleys to Light Up the Night and Day at 2010 World Expo

This incredible Sun Valley is one of a six giant funnel-shaped canopies that are currently springing up in Shanghai in preparation for the 2010 World Expo. When they are all completed they won't just be a

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