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Delightful order and beauty is exhibited by novel supramolecular architectures constructed from preorganizing rigid‐rod molecules which first self‐assemble into β‐barrel tertiary structures (left) and then transform into higher‐order quaternary structures (right), that is, “rigid‐rod β‐fibrils”.