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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

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

The four sculptured panels representing the four aspirations of the UN shown on the four stamps are from the nickel-silver doors at the public visitors’ entrance to the General Assembly Building at UN Headquarters in New York; the panels are the work of Canadian artist Ernest Cormier (1885-1980) and were a gift of Canada to the UN in 1951. More information on Cormier’s art work at the United Nations can be found at the following link: United Nations – Ernest Cormier. #Expo2025…

The four sculptured panels representing the four aspirations of the UN shown on the four stamps are from the nickel-silver doors at the public visitors’ entrance to the General Assembly Building at UN Headquarters in New York;

Hong Kong Pavilion, Expo 86  Vancouver, BC  Facts  Client: Government of Hong Kong  Size: 7,000 sq ft  Budget: $500,000  Status Completed 1986

Hong Kong Pavilion, Expo 86 Vancouver, BC Facts Client: Government of Hong Kong Size: 7,000 sq ft Budget: $500,000 Status Completed 1986

Architectural firm with a holistic approach to project design and implementation. Contains project portfolio, news, contact information and studio profile.

Architectural firm with a holistic approach to project design and implementation. Contains project portfolio, news, contact information and studio profile.

Northwest Territories Pavilion, Expo 86 Vancouver, BC  #Expo2025 #Expo2025Toronto #WorldsFair #ExpoCanada2025

Northwest Territories Pavilion, Expo 86 Vancouver, BC #Expo2025 #Expo2025Toronto #WorldsFair #ExpoCanada2025

One of the most popular pavilions at Expo 86, the building form and plaza symbolize the northern landscape, while the main plaza functions as an abstract, three-dimensional map of the Northwest Territories. An ice-blue membrane embedded with fine glass granules coats the plywood exterior, creating a shimmering, snow-like surface to simulate the winter experience of the North.  #Expo2025 #Expo2025Toronto #WorldsFair #ExpoCanada2025

One of the most popular pavilions at Expo 86, the building form and plaza symbolize the northern landscape, while the main plaza functions as an abstract, three-dimensional map of the Northwest Territories. An ice-blue membrane embedded with fine glass granules coats the plywood exterior, creating a shimmering, snow-like surface to simulate the winter experience of the North. #Expo2025 #Expo2025Toronto #WorldsFair #ExpoCanada2025

Canada EXPO 70   First Day Issue  Date of Issue : 18th March 1970  Perforations : 12  Design : Edward.R.C.Bethune  Printer : Canadian Bank Note Company  Print Type : Lithography

Canada EXPO 70 First Day Issue Date of Issue : March 1970 Perforations : 12 Design : Edward.

Canada EXPO 70  Date of Issue : 18th March 1970  Perforations : 12  Design : Edward.R.C.Bethune  Printer : Canadian Bank Note Company  Print Type : Lithography

Canada EXPO 70 Date of Issue : March 1970 Perforations : 12 Design : Edward.


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