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  3. Pavillion
  4. United States
  5. Jensen Architects
  6. 2008
  7. Slow Food Nation Welcome Pavilion / Jensen Architects

Slow Food Nation Welcome Pavilion / Jensen Architects

  • 01:00 - 31 March, 2011
Slow Food Nation Welcome Pavilion / Jensen Architects
Slow Food Nation Welcome Pavilion / Jensen Architects, © Mark Darley
© Mark Darley

© Mark Darley © Mark Darley © Mark Darley © Mark Darley +5

  • Architects

  • Location

    1645 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States
  • Architect

    Jensen Architects
  • Project Team

    Mark Jensen (Principal), Lincoln Lighthill (Project Architect)
  • Contractor

    Therm
  • Area

    400.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2008
  • Photographs

From the architect. This Welcome Pavilion provides space for ticketing, information and membership services at the inaugural Slow Food Nation event. The reclaimed shipping container, topped with plants and a windmill, creates an iconic image while providing the introductory public interface for the festival.

© Mark Darley
© Mark Darley

Part billboard, part box-office, and part way-finding beacon, the pavilion announces the Slow Food movement’s dedication to sustainability and social responsibility.

© Mark Darley
© Mark Darley
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Slow Food Nation Welcome Pavilion / Jensen Architects" 31 Mar 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/121328/slow-food-nation-welcome-pavilion-jensen-architects/>