Inspired by the water droplets in nature, the “POD Pavilion” is a new sustainable urban development in Petaling Jaya, Kuala Lumpur. Presently under construction, the structure will shape into an iconic pavilion that would reflect the spirit of innovation, sustainability and architectural style. The new urban center will contribute to the Bioclimatic behavior and wellbeing of its inhabitants with the surrounding and a reflective water pool wrapping around its edges.
Design by Studio Nicoletti Associati, the POD Pavilion will comprise of its developer MKH Group’s on-site offices and sale’s showroom. The dynamic spherical building includes a series of elliptical sections of variable widths and heights. The sliding windows bring ample of natural daylight into the spaces below. The structure stands on tubular steel frame with reflective aluminum panels offering a great exterior. It is sliced diagonally into a series of ribbons, making the structure look like a primitive building archetype with a modern twist. It will form a dynamic space once complete in December 2010.