Central Park Summer Pavilion Architecture Competition

  • Pavilion design is a multi-functional open-air structure which allows many New Yorkers and all visitors to extend range of activities they undertake in Central Park.
     
    Foundation-free hollow pipe supports the lightweight structure therefore leave fragile environment with negligible damage.
     
    Easy recognizable shape of an Lyre - ancient instrument that resembles a romantic poetry of a harp that brings to mind a memory of circular fountains and monuments found throughout the Park.
     
    Its aramid fiber strings allow indefinite configurations of use and setting. Along with curly jazzy steel supports they complete the allegory of mutual relations between music and architecture, exposing their unity, rythm, and Lyre shape. Now it’s possible to swing from the Chandelier...