Expo takes over False Creek with millions of visitors and brand new infrastructure, putting Vancouver into the world’s spotlight. Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, Prince Charles and Princess Diana open the fair on May City of Vancouver
Hong Kong Pavilion, Expo 86 Vancouver, BC Part of Vancouver Expo 86, the pavilion consisted of an intricate screen of white bamboo scaffolding – a common sight in Hong Kong – wrapping around the building. The scaffolding was constantly being modified by resident builders during the fair. Their presence was expanded with the incorporation of life-size mannequins of construction workers placed into the scaffolding
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Bing Thom Architects Northwest Territories Pavilion, Expo 86 Vancouver, BC ClientGovt of NWT, Ministry of Tourism Size 7,000 sq ft Budget $2.8 million Status Completed 1986 #Expo2025 #Expo2025Toronto #WorldsFair #ExpoCanada2025
Expo 86 colour guide by architectural illustrator Robert McIlhargey. Robert McIlhargey, along with associate Lori Brown were largely responsible for much of the concept rendering work commissioned for Expo 86 from The pair has also had a.