Urso Chappell’s ExpoMuseum Blog: October 2011

31 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Monday, October 31, 2011

RT @UNBiodiversity Towards the Expo 2012 Yeosu Korea: The Living Ocean and Coast http://t.co/y9RFnlQy // PDF

Visit next year's world's fair in SOUTH Korea... or you could visit this amusement park in NORTH Korea: http://t.co/hloQ9Sqb

RT @FExpo88 Korea Yeosu Expo 2012 Australia Pavilion recruitment has now officially begun! Read the Press Release here: http://t.co/FAD4XjSX

Russia Pav. was quite an experience! RT @lemog3d EXPO 2020 ekaterinburg: Russia, one year ago, at Shanghai Expo 2010 http://t.co/AD65eD8w

MO State Museum inundated with new 1904 St. Louis artifacts: http://t.co/jTyg3IJh

The deadline for bids to the world's fair in 2020 is Tuesday, 2 November (Paris time). So far, four cities have bid! http://t.co/hzhZ7noO

28 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Friday, October 28, 2011

Sao Paulo, Brazil joins Yekaterinburg, Ayutthaya, and Izmir in officially bidding for Expo 2020: http://t.co/1Vv6L3vX

26 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Thailand's proposed Expo 2020 site in Ayutthaya has been flooded. Does this give Izmir (or others) an edge? http://t.co/ob23yH4G

25 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Tuesday, October 25, 2011

InPark article about the Expo 2012 United States Pavilion: http://t.co/Urdyr2N1 #Expo2012 #Yeosu #Korea

San Diego 1915 Centennial celebration OK'ed: http://t.co/dF1H4L2N

Well, this is confusing. An event calling itself Expo '74, but not a world's fair, not in Spokane, and not in 1974: http://t.co/H9wC4jsX

New book about 1962 Seattle out in time for 50th anniversary: http://t.co/sRg9BzP2

Our site http://t.co/hzhZ7noO has been updated. We're expecting more updates in the coming weeks as bids become official.

24 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Monday, October 24, 2011

25 October 2011: Just 200 days until the next world's fair opens in Yeosu, South Korea... Expo 2012! http://t.co/W9aY1Y5q

RT @UrsoChappell It's been over a year, but I was on Voice of America's Korean service talking about world's fairs: http://t.co/rQIMrzdx

23 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Sunday, October 23, 2011

24 October 2011: Happy UN Day! Also, greetings to the newborn who became the 7 billionth person this week.

21 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Friday, October 21, 2011

It is now 22 October 2011 in Paris (home of the Bureau International des Expositions): 11 days until all bids must be placed for Expo 2020.

RT @AtomicBlonde37 Is it still ironic to wear a World Expo 88 Tshirt if you are 88? #HipsterGrandad

RT @definatalie This copper sculpture from Expo 88 always reminded me of a dalek. http://t.co/4r2ncP8o

RT @VillarrubiaSong Check out this video - Expo'92 en tu recuerdo parte 3 http://t.co/AtODGrcl… vía @videosurf

RT @Neilochka I think I got my love of Canada from my father, who went to Expo 67, and it was greatest trip he ever took...

20 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Thursday, October 20, 2011

RT @epoxypaint The Future Remembered: 1962 World's Fair House on Mercer Island: “This was a home that people could... http://t.co/5PIc01BL

BIE expects Ekaterinburg and Sao Paulo to join Izmir and Ayutthaya in bidding for Expo 2020: http://t.co/KfnuxPBr

13 days until 02 November, the deadline to put a bid forth for Expo 2020... 51 days until 10 December, the deadline for Expo 2017

17 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Monday, October 17, 2011

RT @pcousteau A blog about my new project with the US @StateDept to design USA Pavilion at next world expo in Korea http://t.co/Ii1bywWT

04 October 2011

@ExpoMuseum Twitter: Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Expo 2010's Saudi Arabia Pavilion re-opens (InPark blog article including great video): http://t.co/vKlhub2N