Sicily - Commissariato Italiano Esposizione Universale di Shanghai 2010

 

 

 

13th – 22nd AUGUST: “THE HISTORICAL EVOLUTION OF THE QUALITY OF URBAN LIFE FROM THE PAST TO THE FUTURE”

The Region of Sicily presents the theme "The historical evolution of the quality of urban life from the past to the future."
This will, in fact, with evidence of its hellenistic classicism, which phiale of Caltavuturo (PA) of the IV-III century A. D. and the accompanying table of the third century A.D. consists of 15 pieces of silver from Morgantina in the territory of Aidone (EN), returned by the Metropolitan Museum in New York with a view of revolution of future that sees Sicily connected to the rest of the world through the construction of the bridge over the Strait of Messina, is the world's longest single-span (3,300 m), made possible thanks to supermodern technology, is the result of the top engineering skills.
These qualifying presence are a significant contribution as today is possible to maintain and protect an artistic and cultural heritage of tradition and history, and in the mean time respect the technological development of the territory for a better quality of life.