Helsingborg Exhibition 1955

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EXPO Helsingborg 1955
H55 Katalog.jpg
exhibition poster
Overview
BIE-class Specialized exposition
Name Helsingborgutställningen
Invention(s) Tetra Pak
Participant(s)
Countries 10
Location
Country Sweden
City Helsingborg
Venue Parapeten
Coordinates 56°02′44.6″N 12°41′10.8″E / 56.045722°N 12.686333°E / 56.045722; 12.686333
Timeline
Awarded November 4, 1954 (1954-11-04)
Opening June 10, 1955 (1955-06-10)
Closure August 28, 1955 (1955-08-28)
Specialized editions
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Universal
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Helsingborg exhibition of 1955, also known as H55, was a BIE recognised world's fair held in Helsingborg, Sweden[1] held between 10 June and 28 August 1955. [2]

Its theme was arts and crafts, with an aim of showing how modern design could be used in commercial as well as luxury goods.[2] Exhibitors came from 10 countries[3] with items including Nisse Strinning's String design bookshelf[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Document Details | Helsingborg 1955". Retrieved 4 October 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "HELSINGBORG 1955" (in French). Retrieved 4 October 2012. 
  3. ^ "Exhibition the International of Helsingborg (1955) - SpeedyLook encylopedia". Retrieved 4 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "Understanding Global Strategy". p. 420. Retrieved 4 October 2012.