From Moscow to California. New life of the largest exhibition centers
Despite the fact that many trade and industrial exhibitions were created as temporary exposition centers, some of them continued to exist even after the events. Attempting to rethink the significance of world exhibitions, city administrations transform them into places of attraction of townspeople, filling the exhibition territories with numerous cultural, educational and sports activities. The director of VDNH and the author of the Balboa Park concept in San Diego discuss opportunities and challenges, exist in the development of the largest exhibition ensembles.