Philips Pavilion at Expo ’58 in Brussels by Le Corbusier

Philips Pavilion at Expo ’58 in Brussels by Le Corbusier

The Philips Pavilion was a World’s Fair pavilion designed for Expo ’58 in Brussels by the office of Le Corbusier. Commissioned by Philips, an electronics company based in the Netherlands, the pavilion was designed to house a multimedia spectacle that celebrated postwar technological progress. The pavilion is a cluster of nine hyperbolic paraboloid in which music was spatialized by sound projectionists using telephone dials.

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