the danish pavilion by BIG architects
the danish pavillion by BIG architects at shanghai expo 2010 allows visitors to experience some of copenhagen's best attractions through their city bikes, the harbour bath and a natural playground. the pavilion aims to relaunch the bike in shanghai as a symbol of a modern lifestyle and sustainable urban development. at the entrance 1500 city bikes are available to visitors, in which they are invited to ride throughout the 4 levels of the pavilion connected by a loop shaped.
at the center of the harbor bath sits the little mermaid, a statue which has become a symbol for denmark, which has been temporarily moved to china.