In the fifth installment of the Venice Biennale Curator Series, arcspace talks with Australian Pavilion Creative Directors, Amelia Holliday, Michelle Tabet and Isabelle Toland about their plans for the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale.
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OMA completes Québec museum pavilion, Kengo Kuma reveals his plans for a genuine fairy tale museum, and Vo Trong Nghia Architects offers a first look at a plant-covered city hall. Bjarke Ingels made it to Times 100 list in the category “artist”. And at the Zaha Hadid Architects, the studio carries on with a new winning proposal and an Italian opening.
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.
April 21, 2016 /
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. ...
April 07, 2016 /
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. ...