Origami exhibition's first solo exhibition of works in the art of origami was held in Tokyo in 1931, were represented paper products of the famous Japanese master Michio Uchiyama. The initiator of the dispensation of the regular international exhibitions of paper products was Japanese Origami Association. In 1976 in Tokyo under the auspices of this organization held its first world's fair of origami, which was attended by members of the royal family. Third such Fair was organized in Mexico. Arrange such exposure has become a tradition. Japan Origami Association carries them regularly every three years in advance letting all points of origami on the upcoming event.
In the beginning nineties, these have got and Russia. In the U.S., show figures from the paper regularly since the mid-sixties. Usually they are confined to the annual meeting origamistov country. In 1998, under the auspices of the French origami exhibition center built of paper work opened at the Louvre. It showed his works by such recognized masters of folding, as Akira Ioshizava (Japan), Ioshihide Mo motani (Japan), Tomoko fusil (Japan), Michael Lyafoss (USA), Robert Lang (USA), John Monroll (USA), Ste-fen Weiss (USA), Klaus Ennen (Germany), David Brill (England), Paul Jackson (England), Herman van Gubergen (Belgium) Alfredo Giunta (Italy), Lionel Albert Tino (France), Didier Bursin (France), Vincent Flo-derer (France), Eric Zhuazel (France), Gerard T Sauvant (France).
The first exhibition of the St. Petersburg Center for Origami was held in Nizhny Novgorod in 1992, followed Cheboksary, Yoshkar-Ola, Russia, Moscow (1993). Petersburg origamisty staged exhibitions at the Museum of Ethnography of the Peoples of the USSR (1993) and the Chamber of Curiosities (1994), where origami was exhibited along with treasures from its eastern assets. In March, in Cheboksary was first Russia exhibition of origami "1000 Cranes". She was devoted to domestic original inventions made in the technique of folding. She conceived, organized and conducted a teacher of geometry and origami Irina Kapitonov and a member of the Chuvash State Art Museum Ludmila Kadikina. In 1996, origamisty Moscow with the support of the Embassy of Japan organized an exhibit of origami in the Central House of Artists "at Crimean shaft. " In 1997, an exhibition at Peterhof children's works. She was represented by figures from more than twenty cities in the country. Since then, the organization of exhibitions of origami has become quite a regular event. Many similar events had been arranged by regional clubs and circles of origami.