Picking up national/regional symbols is a
rather effective way to report to national or regional themes. Should it
also be possible to express it within the specific thematic of an
exhibition, that might effectively further enrich the symbol.
Very much suggested by Macau SAR symbol,
the lotus, and the offset lines surrounding the central silhouette, we
took the lotus central silhouette as the Identity and, the lotus
offset lines as the Differences.
In this interpretation we herewith use the
Macau SAR symbol as the icon of the pavilion in the form of 3 independent
and animated layers as the pavilion entrance canopy which can swing from
left to right at the same speed and pace of a gentle afternoon breeze.
These canopies, while swinging, they come
together in a same silhouette expressing the Identity and they
offset to both sides of the central silhouette expressing the
The lotus symbol is depicted in a strongly
reverberant white colour, the background wall exhibits the regional green
and the framework walls and ceiling exhibit the national red.