In the fourth installment of the Venice Biennale Curator Series, arcspace talks with Nigerian Pavilion curator, Camilla Boemio, about her ambitions for the Nigerian debut at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale.
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In the third installment of the Venice Biennale Curator Series, arcspace talks with Nordic Pavilion curator, David Basulto, and assistant curator, James Taylor-Foster about their ambitions for the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale.
What’s New on the Bookshelves brings you the latest in architectural publishing. This month, you’ll find an unexpected blueprint to the criminal possibilities in the world all around us in, A Burglar's Guide to the City, as well as a look at the emerging talents coming out of the United Kingdom. Also, a new look at the relationship and possibilities between landscape and urbanism plus a new way of mapping urban space. Finally, we’re bringing you a monograph of the great Australian architect, Peter Stutchbury.
April 06, 2016 /
Shumi Bose, Jack Self and Finn Williams have been selected as the curatorial team for this year’s British Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale. In response to Biennale curator, Alejandro Aravena‘s call for proposals under the theme ‘Reporting from the Front’, the team proposed the exhibition ‘Home Economics’, a reflection on the home as the contemporary frontline of British architecture. Arcspace editor-in-chief, Robert Martin, recently sat down with them to find out more about the concept behind the pavilion as part of an ongoing series Venice Biennale interview series. ...
March 31, 2016 /
99 years of Swedish housing evolution, future cities, and the New York Design Awards are just some of the exciting exhibitions opening this month. Also, a look into the design process of Belgium studio, Office KGDVS, a look into post-war Italian modernism and new MOMA exhibition that looks at the influence Japanese starchitects have had on the next generation. ...
March 30, 2016 /
Boris Brorman Jensen and Kristoffer Lindhardt Weiss are the appointed curators of this year’s Danish Pavilion at the International Architecture Biennale in Venice. As part of an on-going Venice Biennale series, Arcspace editor-in-chief, Robert Martin, recently sat down with them to find out what exciting ideas visitors can expect from the Danish contribution. ...
March 24, 2016 /
First off in this month's news round-up, Bjarke Ingels unveils a new stadium design for the Washington Redskins. Then, architect Greg Lynn boldly proposes the future of architecture lies in glue, Kengo Kuma displays first Australian project, and the winners of the Expo 2020 Pavilion competition are announced. Finally, we're showcasing a video game that might unlock the answers to some of the world's biggest challenges. ...
March 17, 2016 /
Merging former industrial buildings with gritty indoor urban sports environments, GAME Streetmekka Esbjerg is a new sports facility that aims to converge various disciplines within street sport under one roof. The new development joins its sister structure, GAME Streetmekka Copenhagen, as an alternative to some of Denmark’s more traditional sports facilities. ...