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Worlds Exposition

How World's Fairs Have Shaped The History Of Architecture

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 05.11.2015 | Arts

by Evan Rawn (This post originally appeared on ArchDaily) World Expos have long been important in advancing architectural innovation and discourse...

The World's Fair Project: The Parks (PHOTOS)

Jade Doskow | Posted 07.18.2012 | Arts
Jade Doskow

2012-05-18-worldsfairparks.jpgWorld's Fairs typically were used by the hosting city as a reason to develop an urban site that was previously unused. Some of these sites were marshes, forests, or simply sprawling fields. A lot of my photographs examine a return to nature as weeds and plants would overgrow the exposition pavilions; in many cases, there was no real concrete proof that this huge event ever took place, except for the magnificent park that was developed as a direct result.