EmQuartier, Bangkok

Owner:  Sukhumvit Citymall Co

Completed in 2015

Architects : Leeser and J+H Boiffils

  • DNA Double Spiral project by Patrick Blanc for the Creteil Soleil shopping mall renovation in July 2001

    DNA Double Spiral project by Patrick Blanc for the Creteil Soleil shopping mall renovation in July 2001

  • Patrick Blanc and the Rain Forest Chandelier logo for EmQuartier, Bangkok, Aug.2015

    Patrick Blanc and the Rain Forest Chandelier logo for EmQuartier, Bangkok, Aug.2015

  • Patrick Blanc under his Rain Forest Chandelier at EmQuartier, Bangkok, Aug.2015

    Patrick Blanc under his Rain Forest Chandelier at EmQuartier, Bangkok, Aug.2015

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok_

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok_

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, view from below

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, view from below

  • Rain Forest Chandelier at EmQuartier, Bangkok

    Rain Forest Chandelier at EmQuartier, Bangkok

  • Patrick Blanc under some spires of his Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, May 2016

    Patrick Blanc under some spires of his Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, May 2016

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, one year after completion, EmQuartier, Bangkok, May 2016

    Rain Forest Chandelier, one year after completion, EmQuartier, Bangkok, May 2016

  • The Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, EmQuartier, Bangkok

    The Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, EmQuartier, Bangkok

  • The Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, top sections of the spires, EmQuartier, Bangkok

    The Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, top sections of the spires, EmQuartier, Bangkok

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, plant growth after one year, EmQuartier, Bangkok, May 2016

    Rain Forest Chandelier, plant growth after one year, EmQuartier, Bangkok, May 2016

  • The Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, some sections of the spires, EmQuartier, Bangkok

    The Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, some sections of the spires, EmQuartier, Bangkok

  • The Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, two sections of the spires, EmQuartier, Bangkok

    The Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, two sections of the spires, EmQuartier, Bangkok

  • Ferns, Anthurium, Hoya, Cissus, growing on the Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, May 2016

    Ferns, Anthurium, Hoya, Cissus, growing on the Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, May 2016

  • The Rainforest Chandelier, pink long hanging roots of Cissus sicyoides, EmQuartier, Bangkok

    The Rainforest Chandelier, pink long hanging roots of Cissus sicyoides, EmQuartier, Bangkok

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, some spires with ferns and Cissus sicyoides

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, some spires with ferns and Cissus sicyoides

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQurtier, Bangkok, seen from above

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQurtier, Bangkok, seen from above

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, upper part

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, upper part

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, top with suspending cables and climbing Cissus sicyoides

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, top with suspending cables and climbing Cissus sicyoides

  • Patrick Blanc and his Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, EmQuartier, Bangkok, Dec 2015

    Patrick Blanc and his Rainforest Chandelier, six months after installation, EmQuartier, Bangkok, Dec 2015

  • Rainforest Chandelier, structure details for the first 2011 esquisse, EmQuartier, Bangkok

    Rainforest Chandelier, structure details for the first 2011 esquisse, EmQuartier, Bangkok

  • New Rainforest Chandelier, Structural details

    New Rainforest Chandelier, Structural details

  • New Rainforest Chandelier

    New Rainforest Chandelier

  • Rain Forest Chandelier Emquartier, Bangkok, working esquisse with Cissus sicyoides and Hedychium longicornutum

    Rain Forest Chandelier Emquartier, Bangkok, working esquisse with Cissus sicyoides and Hedychium longicornutum

  • Rain Forest Chandelier , prospective view after one year of plant growth

    Rain Forest Chandelier , prospective view after one year of plant growth

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Plant Design and Esquisse for the mock-up

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Plant Design and Esquisse for the mock-up

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, final Plant Design

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, final Plant Design

  • Patrick Blanc among Cissus sicyoides roots, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Aug. 2013

    Patrick Blanc among Cissus sicyoides roots, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Aug. 2013

  • Patrick Blanc along the curtain of Cissus sicyoides roots, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Aug. 2013

    Patrick Blanc along the curtain of Cissus sicyoides roots, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Aug. 2013

  • The Rainforest Chandelier, pink long hanging roots of Cissus sicyoides, the mirror of the stainless steel suspending cables, EmQuartier, Bangkok

    The Rainforest Chandelier, pink long hanging roots of Cissus sicyoides, the mirror of the stainless steel suspending cables, EmQuartier, Bangkok

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, two spires

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, two spires

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, Lycopodium goebelii close-up

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, Lycopodium goebelii close-up

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, one spire viewed from a restaurant

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, one spire viewed from a restaurant

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, ferns and Cissus sicyoides climbing on stainless steel wires, 6th April 2015

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, ferns and Cissus sicyoides climbing on stainless steel wires, 6th April 2015

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, hanging structure and plants on the spiral blade, work in progress, 6th April 2015

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, hanging structure and plants on the spiral blade, work in progress, 6th April 2015

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, men at work during installation, 6th April 2015

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, men at work during installation, 6th April 2015

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, view from above, work in progress, 6th April 2015

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, view from above, work in progress, 6th April 2015

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, work in progress, 6th April 2015

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, work in progress, 6th April 2015

  • Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, work in progress, transparency of the Nephrolepis falcata fern fronds, 6th April 2015

    Rain Forest Chandelier, EmQuartier, Bangkok, work in progress, transparency of the Nephrolepis falcata fern fronds, 6th April 2015

  • Patrick Blanc looking at his Rainforest Chandelier after two years of growth, Emquartier, Bangkok, March 2017

    Patrick Blanc looking at his Rainforest Chandelier after two years of growth, Emquartier, Bangkok, March 2017