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‘The Slabs’ - Italian Pavilion Expo 2015 Proposal / MenoMenoPiu Architects + BE.ST Architect

01:00 - 10 May, 2013
Courtesy of MenoMenoPiu Architects + BE.ST Architect
Courtesy of MenoMenoPiu Architects + BE.ST Architect

MenoMenoPiu Architects + BE.ST Architect shared with us their proposal for the Italian Pavilion Expo 2015. Titled 'The Slabs', their design consists of a light cage where the technical innovation is embedded within the structure: revolutionary glass columns sustain traditional slabs clad in marble. Simple and elegant in its structural system, marble and glass are intertwined to express the Italian architectural tradition of proportion and elegance. More images and architects' description after the break.