Feb 25, 2010
The pavilion is named "Seed Cathedral", at a cost of 25 million pounds, it’s the core portion of British exhibition building of Shanghai World Expo, by the co-financing of eight departments of British Government.
This cube-shaped building is 20 meters high, the surface covered with 60000 slender transparent acrylic (a kind of chemical material), the transparent acrylic "tentacles" that extends outward and waveres in the wind. Shanghai World Expo will open on May 1, 2010, the period will last 6 months.
Architectural Effect Figures Made by Computers
Scheme design of British exhibition pavilion