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1 Nov 2010

Shanghai Expo Buildings

Shanghai Expo Closed

Shanghai Expo British Pavilion
photo © Daniele Mattioli

UK pavilion – aka the ‘Dandelion’ – is awarded top prize: The Seed Cathedral designed by Thomas Heatherwick’s won gold in its category.

The 60,680 rods that form the British pavilion will be auctioned for charity and the seeds (contained in the rods) presented to a chinese school.

Shanghai Expo 2010 Architecture – Buildings / News / Images

Expo 2010 Megastructure Building
SBA GmbH / Knippers Helbig
Expo Shanghai 2010
photo : Thomas Ott, Mühltal
Expo Shanghai 2010 Megastructure

German Pavilion Building
Schmidhuber + Kaindl
Shanghai Expo German Pavilion
picture © Yovohagrafie, German Pavilion
German Pavilion Shanghai Expo

Mexican Pavilion Building
SLOT, architects
Shanghai Expo Mexican Pavilion
image from architect
Mexican Pavilion Shanghai Expo

Norwegian Pavilion Building
Helen&Hard, architects
Shanghai Expo Norwegian Pavilion
picture : Patrick Wack
Norwegian Pavilion Shanghai Expo

Korean Pavilion Building Design
Mass Studies, architects
Shanghai Expo Korean Pavilion
photo : Kyehnyong Kwak
Korean Pavilion Shanghai Expo 2010

Italian Pavilion Building
BiCuadro Architects
Shanghai Expo Italian Pavilion
image from architect
Italian Pavilion Shanghai Expo 2010

Expo Future Store
Atelier LiuYuYang Architects
Expo Future Store Shanghai
photo : Jeremy San
Expo Future Store

ZED Pavilion Building
ZEDfactory Architects
Shanghai Expo Norwegian Pavilion
photo : www.zedfactory.com
ZED Pavilion Shanghai Expo 2010

Austrian Pavilion Building design
SPAN & Zeytinoglu, architects
Shanghai Austrian Pavilion
photo © Maria Ziegelböck
Austrian Pavilion Shanghai Expo

Denmark Pavilion Building
BIG, architects
Shanghai Expo Denmark Pavilion
photo : Iwan Baan

Shanghai Expo Danish Pavilion

Netherlands Pavilion Building
John Körmeling, Architect
Shanghai Expo 2010 Dutch Pavilion
image from architect
Shanghai Expo Dutch Pavilion

UK Pavilion building
Heatherwick Studios
Shanghai Expo British Pavilion
photo © Daniele Mattioli
Shanghai Expo UK Pavilion

Dream Cube Expo building
Atelier FCJZ Architects with ESI Design
Dream Cube Shanghai Expo
photograph : Basil Childers
Dream Cube Shanghai Expo

RÉN building, Expo 2010
BIG, architects
Shanghai Expo 2010 Building
image from architect
Shanghai Expo 2010 Building

Information Centre
Odile Decq Benoît Cornette Architects
Shanghai Info Centre
photograph : JSWB
Shanghai Info Centre Building

Spanish Pavilion Building
Miralles Tagliabue EMBT, architects
Shanghai Expo 2010
image from architect
Shanghai Expo 2010 Design

The United Arab Emirates Pavilion
Foster + Partners, architects
UAE Pavilion
photo : Nigel Young_Foster + Partners

UAE Pavilion Shanghai Expo 2010

British Pavilion – Design background
Heatherwick Studios
British Pavilion Shanghai
picture from Heatherwick Studio

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Oriental Pearl Tower, Lujiazui, Pudong
1995
Architects: Shanghai Modern Architectural Design Co. Ltd
Oriental Pearl Tower Shanghai
photo © Andrew McRae
Oriental Peral Ttower : Tallest tower in Asia, third tallest tower in the world – 468m high building

Jin Mao Tower, Lujiazui, Pudong
1998
Architects: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill – SOM
Jin Mao Tower Shanghai
photo © Andrew McRae
Jin Mao Tower : tallest building in China since 2005
Seventh tallest building in world at time of writing – 420m high, 88 storey skyscraper building

Shanghai World Financial Center Building
2008
Architects: Kohn Pederson Fox Associates – KPF
Shanghai skyscraper
photo © Andrew McRae
492 m – 1614 ft ; 101 storeys skyscraper building
World Financial Center Shanghai building
Tallest building in the world briefly in 2008 (ie tallest ignoring spires), but the building has no spires proposed at time of writing

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