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BC Canada Place, 2006 WInter Olympics, Torino, Italy.   Branded concept, exterior thematic structures, light show, and media-based theatrical attraction celebrating BC and Canada.  Design integrated existing hi-tech pavilion with a BC log house (by others), creating a temporary visitor centre in an urban piazza.
Exceeded client expectations with wide global media/PR coverage.

City Being Theme Pavilion, Expo 2010, Shanghai, China.   Exterior and interior concept for main theme pavilion of Expo.  Including 3-Act, high-capacity, immersive/interactive media walk through and combination media and live show presentation.  Story compared cities and human beings.

Canada Pavilion, Expo 2005, Aichi, Japan.  Exterior and interior design of Canada’s theme pavilion celebrating ‘The Wisdom of Diversity’.  A 3-Act immersive/interactive media experience portraying the varied Geo-Bio spheres and Ethno spheres of Canada.  The most visited international pavilion of the Expo, receiving 3.5 million guests.

Port of Vancouver Visitor Centre, Vancouver, Canada.    Themed interior design and media exhibit presenting the Ports business and activities to the public and to visitors of the Port offices.

Concept, Summer Olympics 2008, Beijing, China.   Competition design for exterior and interior of a temporary, multi-level pavilion within an existing facility.   Walk-through media show in 2 Acts, plus interactive exhibits.
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Note:  Jan Sircus was Creative Director for all the Attraction projects illustrated except Expo 2005, where he was Co-Creative Director along with Paul Saint-Jean (Lambert) and Stacey Spiegel (I-mmersion).  Cyril Meusy was a key creative asset in visualising and modelling Torino, Aichi, and POV.  Biren Venkatraman (Lightroom) did the same for Shanghai and Beijing.  Roger Bayley (Merrick Architects) collaborated on the Aichi ‘Maple Leaf’ structure, and led the architectural team on Expo.  Eric Cyr of XYZ-TC led the superb show production teams on Aichi and Torino.  Other key creative contributors included: Lisa Doyle, Graham Smith, Carolynne Ciceri, Chad McCallum, Alen Puaca, Alan Endall (Endall-Elliot), and Brian Gale (NYX).  Shawn August (Eos) was a key creative partner on the Vancouver Pavilion, as was Paul Runnals (BrandLive).  Jan worked with Phil Aldrich (APA) to create the concept design for the Britannia Beach Mine Museum expansion project. The design was done in conjunction with David Jensen Associates and TRB Architects.  All these creative collaborators brought their own unique insights and ideas that made each project better.