Around the world in 182 days: Austria

A calm atmosphere to evoke creative solutions. Pavilion of Austria at EXPO 2020 in Dubai, UAE.


November 2021


Austria makes sense. Walk through spectacular spatial sequences and liven up your senses as you discover how East meets West, how tradition brings nations closer, and how technology creates future opportunities.

Quick facts – Austria:

  • Land area. The UAE and Austria are approximately the same size in terms of population and area.
  • 1873 Expo. The fifth world exhibition and the first in the German-speaking world took place in Vienna.

In the Austria Pavilion:

  • A journey for all senses.
  • Experience Austria with all senses. The exhibition inside the Austria Pavilion takes visitors on an inspiring journey through spectacular spatial sequences, bringing together sensory and digital experiences in a harmonious structure.
  • Opportunities for sustainable buildings of tomorrow. 38 shiny white cones form the pavilion ensemble. The sophisticated architectural concept turns the simple shape of a cone into a complex, merging space.
  • Ventilation cooling concept inspired by Arab building tradition. Following the model of wind towers from local building tradition, the cones of different heights cause air to constantly move, providing temperature balance.
  • Ingenious initiatives and inspiring solutions.
  • iLab: A showcase for advanced solutions and a better tomorrow. Creative, resourceful initiatives and inspiring solutions from Austria in a dedicated exhibition-area. As a best-of-selection, this iLab will present a wide variety of topics.
  • Austrian delicacies at the Vienna coffeehouse.
  • Vienna coffeehouse. Enjoy Austrian coffeehouse tradition and learn why the United Nations lists the institution as an ‘intangible cultural heritage’.

Ξ EXPO 2020 Dubai webpage


EXPO 2020 Dubai | Austria Pavilion


EXPO 2020 Dubai – Austria Pavilion

Architect: Querkraft

∇ Location: view on Google Maps (Opportunity District)

Ξ EXPO 2020 Dubai webpage

Ξ EXPO 2020 Dubai Austria webpage


See also:

Austria at EXPO 2020 Dubai

Around the world in 182 days | EXPO monochrome | Eat at EXPO | All posts about EXPO 2020 Dubai


UAE on 40thousandkm.com Dubai on 40thousandkm.com | EXPO 2020 Dubai on 40thousandkm.com | Austria on 40thousandkm.com

© Agata Ziz • All photos were taken by me • All rights reserved

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