Sou Fujimoto’s Serpentine Gallery Pavillion

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Video: The making of Sou Fujimoto’s 2013 Serpentine Gallery Pavilion – Wallpaper has a 3:29 min video clip on this year’s pavilion, the result of Fujimoto’s desire to create an ‘architectural landscape’.


‘The experience is more like a labyrinth but the space is very simple,’ says Fujimoto. Sized more like furniture than architecture, the main frame consists of 80 cm cubes, many subdivided into 40 cm cubes that double as stairs and stepped seating. While railings outside minimize missteps and roof climbing, guiderails inside prevent bumped heads.

More images of it and previous Serpentine Gallery Pavilions here and here.   Also a review on WAN / World Architecture News.

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