New Material: Very thin, very light, very strong

“The Chanel Mobile Art Pavilion designed by Zaha Hadid Architects traveled all over the world, Hong Kong, Tokyo, New York until reaching it’s final stop at L’Institut du Monde Araba in Paris.”

“Materials for the pavilion include: a façade constructed from fibre re-inforced plastic, the roof PVC, ETFE roof lights, the primary structure was created from 74t steel and has over 1752 different steel connections, and the secondary structure consists of aluminium extrusions.”

http://www.archdaily.com/144378/chanel-mobile-art-pavilion-zaha-hadid-architects

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