Helsingborg Exhibition 1955

EXPO Helsingborg 1955

exhibition poster
BIE-class Specialized exposition
Name Helsingborgutställningen
Invention(s) Tetra Pak
Countries 10
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
Awarded November 4, 1954 (1954-11-04)
Opening June 10, 1955 (1955-06-10)
Closure August 28, 1955 (1955-08-28)
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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]


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

External links

Exposition Helsingborg (French)

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