German-Chinese House Expo 2010

Shanghai, China, 2010
Client: Foreign Office, Goethe Insitute
"Deutschland und China – Gemeinsam in Bewegung"
Design / artist: Markus Heinsdorff, Munich
Engineering: Prof. Mike Sieder (VariCon) in collaboration with Alfred Rein Ingenieure und Liz-Boa
Picture credits: Markus Diem, MUDI Shanghai

The two storey bamboo membrane structure with a total area of 330m² was designed as a pioneering and an environmentally friendly building. The house has exhibition, game and conference functions to present the Germany-and-China Initiative at Expo 2010 in Shanghai.