WHERE: Astana
WHEN: 10/06 – 10/09/2017


Specialized Expo 2017 opened on 10 June in Astana, the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The Expo will be open to the public until 10 September 2017. Italy is one of the selected participating countries with a dedicated pavilion, signed by the Italian studio of architecture ABDR. The Italian Pavilion has been conceived to offer the visitor a captivating spatial experience of a place where History, Ingenuity, Creativity and Nature are mixed up into a long-lasting Italian tradition.

Expo 2017 is being organized under the theme ‘Future Energy’. This, along with the three subthemes – Reducing CO2 Emissions, Living Energy Efficiency, and Energy for All – allow the Expo to present the state of energy today and to showcase sustainable solutions and innovative technologies. On the 2nd of June, Paolo Desideri presented the Italian Pavilion to the Italian Embassy at Astana.