In 2020, the World Expo will be hosted by the Arabic city of Dubai. Together with Thomas Grundner, an architecture student, Sonya Dinkova Ivanova, Exhibition Design student, developed a concept for an Austrian pavilion at this global event for her master’s thesis.

Austria’s participation in the last Expo has been also analyzed. The country’s position in the globalized world has been studied by looking at social, economic and environmental factors as well as at specific Austrian innovations. The concept of the pavilion was created on the basis of this research. A new vision for the future is represented by the pavilion.

Text & Renderings: Sonya Dinkova Ivanova