Authors: Edita Bružikaitė, Mantas Čekaitis, Mindaugas Bučas
Address: Expo Rd, Dubai, UAE
Year: 2021 m.
About: Openarium is a wooden building that represents
Lithuania as a country that is open to creativity,
sustainability and innovation.
Pavilion welcomes visitors via light-filled wooden
structure decorated with brightly coloured traditional
Lithuanian shutters. A visual language of pavilion
architecture is laconic; a simple volumetric solution
creates different spatial scenarios, spaces for gathering
Wood, as the main building material, correlates with
sustainability, warmth, and nature thatare essential parts
of Lithuania’s identity.