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BIG unveils spiralling Danish Pavilion for 2010 Shanghai Expo

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BIG architects just recently let the world know about the completion of construction on the Danish Pavilion. Encouraging visitors to pedal and walk through it, the pavilion touts a rooftop garden that doubles as a parking for no less than 300 bicycles. Constructed in white painted steel, the structure remains cool as the excess heat is reflected back into the outer environment.

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H.C. Andersen’s Little Mermaid sits itself next to a pool of water. Notably, ample daylight exposure is ensured via a punctured façade that is transparent enough to allow sunlight to pass through it. With the city bike, the harbor bath, playground settings, a picnic on the roof garden and much more, the Danish Pavilion is all set to receive visitors to the 2010 Shanghai World Expo.

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Via: Dezeen

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