World Expo 2015 Milan – Italy
PROJECT DATA Architetcture field: Exhibit – Temporary structure Location: Milan, Italy Client: Pico Malaysia for MATRADE Surface: 2500 m² Phase: Built – Demolished Timeline: 2014-2016 Project: Hijjas Kasturi Associates Project Management: RC//A, Image Design, Archt. Giovannenza Design Development: RC//A, Archt. Giovannenza Work Management: RC//A, Archt. Giovannenza RCA Project Team: Corrado Castiglioni, Federico Musumeci Consultants: FRED Srl, Studio Locatelli Rizzuto Photo credits: © RC//A
Four giant seeds to symbolize the grow and the potential of the future of a nation that wants to showcase its dynamism.
The complex structure of the seeds is created with Glulam, a laminated wood made with Malaysian rainforest timber.
The project took a long design phase to assemble different type of structures: concrete, steel and glulam.