Pavilion for the City Jubilee / J. Mayer H. Architects

Pavilion for the City Jubilee / J. Mayer H. Architects

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  • Project Architect : Sebastian Finckh
  • Project Team : Georg Fassl, Maxim Margorskyi
  • Timber Construction : Rubner Holzbau
  • Building Service : Ingenieurbüro Jicha
  • Architect In Charge : Jürgen Mayer H.
  • City : Karlsruhe
  • Country : Germany
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© Frank Dinger

Text description provided by the architects. June 20th, 2015 marked the opening of the KA300 Pavilion in Karlsruhe, designed by J. MAYER H. und Partner, Architekten. To celebrate the three-hundred year anniversary of the founding of the city of Karlsruhe, this temporary event pavilion was erected in the city's Schlossgarten.

Pavilion for the City Jubilee  / J. Mayer H. Architects - Chair
© Frank Dinger

During the festival summer, various concerts, theatre performances, readings, film screenings, and exhibitions will be held in the open structure.

Floor Plan

The pavilion offers a large auditorium with a stage: it is the center of the jubilee activities around the city and a meeting point with a café. The twisted pattern of the pavilion refers to the strictly geometric, radial layout of the Baroque planned city of Karlsruhe with the palace as the focal point, transforming it into a spatial field of lines.

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© Frank Dinger

On several layers in and on the structure, exhibition platforms, resting spaces, and viewing platforms emerge. In a competition with tendering, J. MAYER H. und Partner, Architekten and Rubner Holzbau received the commission for their proposed dynamic wood construction using bar profiles. Construction started in February 2015.

Pavilion for the City Jubilee  / J. Mayer H. Architects - Beam, Facade, Steel
© Frank Dinger

All wood provided by Rubner is supplied ready for installation on the site in order to guarantee a short and timely construction on Schlossgarten grounds. After the closing of the anniversary celebration from June 17th to September 2015, the temporary pavilion will be dismantled, transported and reused afterwards in another location.

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© Uli Deck

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Address:Schlossgarten, Schloßplatz, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany

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Cite: "Pavilion for the City Jubilee / J. Mayer H. Architects" 28 Jun 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/769225/pavilion-for-the-city-jubilee-mayer-h-architects> ISSN 0719-8884

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