UK Pavilion in Shanghai, China, 2010 Heatherwick Studio, London, UK
Heatherwick Studio designed a ‘Seed Cathedral’, 15 m (50 ft) high and 10 m (33 ft) tall. The pavilion was composed of 60,000 clear acrylic rods, each measuring 7.5 m (25 ft) in length. More than 8 million people visited it during Expo 2010.
Interior photograph by Charlie Xia. Exterior photograph by Katarina Stübe.