the swedish pavilion – expo 2020
Alessandro Ripellino Arkitekter, Studio Adrien Gardère,
Luigi Pardo Architetti // The Forest roof terrace.
EXPO 2020 DUBAI UAE
When: October 20, 2020 – April 10, 2021.
The Swedish pavilion is part of the
Theme: Co-Creation for Innovation.
Architects: Alessandro Ripellino Arkitekter
(Alessandro Ripellino, Malin Bergman, Pär Åke
Wiberg, Jose Alba, David Oscarsson, Eva Lena
Hanses and Therese Svalling), Studio Adrien
Gardère (Adrien Gardère, Francesca Galdangelo
and Marina Khemis) and Luigi Pardo Architetti
(Sandra Persiani and Luigi Pardo).
Participation in Expo 2020 is one of Sweden’s
largest export initiatives over the next few
years. Participation is jointly financed by the
state and trade industry.
screens will provide protection from the
sun, paying homage to the mashrabiya, an
architectural element that is characteristic
of Arabic residences: a type of projecting
oriel window enclosed with carved wood
ALESSANDRO RIPELLINO ARKITEKTER
Alessandro Ripellino Arkitekter works with
harmonious architecture. The context is
the starting point when designing modern
buildings and sites. What works today and
what can be added? Every project brings a
change to the city and the local area, with flow
as the most important feature.
RIPELLINO AND STOCKHOLMSMÄSSAN
From 1998 to 2013, Ripellino was chief architect
for the development of Stockholmsmässan in
Älvsjö, with responsibility for expanding the
exhibition center to include the Talk Hotel, new
exhibition halls and new main entrances.