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World Expo

Project timeline

? – 1967

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Congress & Exhibition

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Montreal
Canada

Also known as Change this

Expo 67 Canadian Pavilion

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Article last edited by Maria Thuroczy on
December 13th, 2012

Katimavik Change this

Montreal, Canada
by Arthur Erickson Change this
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The distinctive building in the form of a large inverted pyramid called the Katimavik, which is the Inuit word for "Gathering Place". The pavilion was located on a 30,285 sq metre lot and designed by Roderick Robbie, Colin Vaughan, Paul Schoeler and Matt Stankiewicz, with consulting architects Evans St. Gelais and Arthur Erickson. The major attractions in the building included a rotating cinema.

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