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Pavillon du Bonheur Provisoire

Posted 22 May 2008 | By | Categories: Art | 1 Comment

The Pavillon du Bonheur Provisoire is 600 meters cube temporary building that’s entirely made out of empty Jupiler cases of beer, 33 000 to be exact. The Pavilion of Temporary Happiness is an extension of the Atomium’s Expo 58 and holds an exhibition about the history of the World’s Fairs. Location: View Larger Map Before […]

Atomium Expo 58

Posted 21 May 2008 | By | Categories: Architecture | 6 Comments

On April 17th 1958, under a grey sky, Expo 58 opens its doors to visitors for a period of six months. By staging this prestigious exhibition, Belgium wants to show its know-how in such varied fields as atomic energy, metallurgy, urbanism and transport. The Atomium, spectacular symbol of the atomic age is the sole survivor […]

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