Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson and Norwegian architect Kjetil Thorsen have unveiled designs for the 2007 Serpentine Gallery Pavilion. The timber-clad structure resembles a spinning top and brings a new vertical dimension to the traditional single-level Pavilion. A wide, spiralling ramp makes two complete turns, culminating at the highest point with a view across London’s Kensington Gardens.
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