mobile performance venue by various architects
mobile performance venue by various architects mobile performance venue by various architects
jul 22, 2008

mobile performance venue by various architects

the ‘mobile performance venue’ (mpv) is an unusual structure designed by norway’s various architects. the 90 x 60 metres oval structure is capable of holding 3,500 people, oh and did i mention its façade is inflatable. the design is like any other performance venue in that is holds a central performance room surrounded by an outer ring holding all the supporting facilities. however unlike any traditional performance venue, the mpv is completely mobile thanks to its inflatable super-structure and collapsible design. it was specifically designed for the arts alliance productions’ ‘id – identity of the soul’ production. the hexagonal inflatable structure is 100% recyclable and the whole unit fits in 30 standard shipping contianers. the structure takes 2 weeks to assemble and 1 week to disassemble. the first use of the building will be next year.

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