Category list : Venice
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Charles Jencks critiques the Venice Biennale’s portrayals of democracy
If the Venice Biennale is an often criticized event, could Koolhaas’ 2014 edition succeed in being more substantial?
The frontline of British architecture today is not just a housing crisis, it is a crisis of our entire form of life, writes curator Jack Self
Now that we’ve scraped the Giardini dust from our shoes and scrubbed the Aperol from our party frocks, can anything practical be taken from Aravena’s Biennale?
The Estonian Centre of Architecture has launched an open international contest for the country’s €50,000 pavilion at next year’s architecture biennale in Venice (Deadline: 31 May)
A deeply depressing and urgent analysis offers previous few glimmers of hope that must be seized if Venice is to survive
Competition: Waterproof, VeniceSubscription
An open international ideas contest has been launched to upgrade the University of Venice’s waterfront planning faculty (Deadline: 3 November)
As a melting pot of art and culture, Venice has historically been a source of inspiration for many
Venice: problems and possibilitiesSubscription
From AR May 1971, a special issue devoted to the plight of Venice which predicted ‘the revival of Venice, the restoration of her new true dignity, the safeguarding of her purposes and the honouring of her heritage’
While there are some interesting contributions, the main exhibition’s incoherence proves that brilliant architects do not necessarily make good curators