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Posts tagged 'Venice Architecture Biennale'

Studio NYALI completes ArchiAfrika Pavilion in Venice

Designed as an exhibition and gathering space, the pavilion celebrates the architecture of Africa and the Black diaspora Words by Francesca Perry Studio NYALI, an

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Turning a fence into a playground in a Venetian fortress

The interactive installation by two Czech practices forms part of the Venice Architecture Biennale’s exhibition, How will we play together? Words by Francesca Perry The

Architecture

What you’re missing at the Venice Architecture Biennale

From timber cohousing to privatised public space, here are 12 highlights of what’s on show this year, responding to the theme: How will we live

Architecture

Industry News and Events for the Weekend – 6 March

Grafton’s first international building was Universita Luigi Bocconi, Milan. Photo courtesy of Federico Brunetti. Get a bitesize overview of the week’s headlines and events with

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Industry News and Events for the Weekend – 28 February

Tomás Saraceno premiers a new installation at Florence’s Palazzo Strozzi. Photograph: Ela Bialkowska / OKNO Studio Get a bitesize overview of the week’s headlines and

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Venice Architecture Biennale curator Hashim Sarkis asks: How will we live together?

Hashim Sarkis. photo by Jacopo Salvi, courtesy of La Biennale di Venezia Icon editor Priya Khanchandani speaks to the exhibition’s curator and dean of the

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Alejandro Aravena on conflict, the legacy of his Venice Biennale, and being bold in the face of earthquakes

Pritzker Prize-winning architect Alejandro Aravena. Photograph courtesy Elemental/Phaidon “Boldness is the fairest way to establish a dialogue with the massive forces of nature”, says the

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ICON 182: Architecture of Resistance – How one woman is changing urban mosques

In this issue: How Marina Tabassum is casting a new light on the urban mosque. Plus: Frida Kahlo at the V&A, the truth about the

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Hugh Pearman: ‘It’s time to set neoclassical architects loose on the Venice Architecture Biennale’

The British Trads don’t get much attention from the modernist-dominated architectural establishment – it’s time they were given a platform There is a corner of British

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Chipperfield on the Venice Biennale 2012

With this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale about to kick off, here is an article from 2012 in which the last Biennale director David Chipperfield talked

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Andrew Berman Architect completes sustainable library transformation

Snøhetta designs co-working space in Tokyo

‘15-minute city’ idea wins Obel Award

Old Fiat factory rooftop transformed into public garden

Sumaya Dabbagh designs monumental Dubai mosque

Renzo Piano-designed Academy Museum opens in LA

In an industrial landscape, a transformed bird hide emerges

PLAY: visual inspiration for architectural design

Rethinking the future of the Los Angeles River


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