The short-term nature of temporary events – trade fairs, world exhibitions, sport Championships, music festivals, and the Olympic Games – seems to stand in conflict with the lasting objectives of sustainability.
How can provisional structures be sustainable and provide a contribution to enduring basic needs within the socio-economic context of communities surrounding the venue? Do temporary events encourage innovative planning processes and trendsetting constructions?
September 16, 2004 | Working Group 1
Experts and participants start to collaborate on the topic of the workshop.Marcelyn Gow, USA: Soft-or hard-wares: the Pepsi Pavilion in Osaka, 1970 (PDF, 37.81 KB) »Download Expert paper (PDF, 21.60 KB) »Download Expert paper (PDF, 54.26 KB) »