Meeting Point Green, Preliminary Design Studies for a concrete pavilion, 2014

Buildings, Membrane, Parametric Design, Temporary

For future "Landesgartenschauen" (regional horticultural shows) str.ucture developed three different designs of a concrete pavilion. It should host the “meeting point green” of the “InformationsZentrum Beton” (Concrete Information Centre).

The first design is inspired by an origami pattern. A shell structure is created by joining flat concrete sheets. 

The second design combines concrete fins with a membrane cladding. 

The third design is based on an innovative casting technique that allows doubly curved global geometries from flat sheet material. 

Client: InformationsZentrum Beton GmbH
Scope: architectural and structural design
Planning period: 2014