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Hunan pavilion ready for World Expo

2010-03-17 08:40 BJT

Special Report: Shanghai World Expo 2010 |


As we are only less than 50 days away from the official opening the Shanghai World Expo, many building and structures for are near completion including the main structure for Central China's Hunan province -- Hunan Pavilion.

The building is located near the center of the China Zone. Standing over seven meters high, the white structure comes in the shape of two connected Mobius strips. The construction materials are all low-carbon and eco-friendly. Its designers drew inspiration from the traditional Chinese philosophical idea of yin and yang. The pavilion will go into trial operation in the middle of April.

Hunan Pavilion

Hunan Pavilion