Ban is the latest pavilion by architects Orproject which has been constructed for the Beijing Design Week 2012. The Chinese title refers to floral petals, and similar to the way that the shape of a flower is created by its bent petals, Ban is constructed from bent polymer sheets which form a self-supporting structure and create shapes and volume from a multitude of leaves. Based on Orproject's research into anisotropic sheet morphologies, the geometries have here been used in a structural...
- Year 2012
- Status Completed works
- Type Exhibitions /Installations