Thursday, June 13, 2013

Fujimoto's cloud-like Serpentine Pavilion launched in Hyde Park

With the launch of his cloud-like gridded pavilion in Hyde Park, Sou Fujimoto became the youngest architect in the lineup of Serpentine Pavilion architects. Each year the Serpentine commissions an architect to design a temporary structure. Starting with Zaha Hadid in 2000, the commission has attracted a stellar list of architects including Frank Gehry, Herzog & de Meuron with Ai Wewei, Rem Koolhaas, Oscar Niemeyer, Jean Novel, Alvaro Siza and  Peter Zumthor. Read more...
Image: Sou Fujimoto's 2013 Serpentine Pavilion