Venice articles

Photo: Vanni Borghi

Resurfacing ceramics, an exploration in technology: Studio Formafantasma X Cedit by Florim

Venice – Cedit by Florim is re-characterising architectural ceramics by combining age-old aesthetics with modern production practices.


The four best interpretations of 'freespace' at the Venice Architecture Biennale

Venice – Yoko Ono in orange, post-Brexit nothing, and Alice in architecture: the Architecture Biennale pavilions explore and draw the boundaries of free space.


Mark A-to-Z: R is for Renovation

Reinvigorating city centres and building within the constraints left from the past are challenges that stimulate and highlight architects’ talents.


Visitors get a glimpse of infinity in the Austrian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale

VENICE – Artists Brigitte Kowanz and Erwin Wurm reflect on the Internet and its impact on the body, mobility and spatial experience.


Danish artists make social strides at the Venice Biennale

VENICE – In the Danish Pavilion, Olafur Eliasson and other artists open doors for increased peer-to-peer interaction, dissolve physical boundaries and embrace the new.

The palazzo's façade reminds of different times.

OMA transforms Venice's Fondaco dei Tedeschi into a modern temple of consumption

VENICE – Showing no fear of the new, Dutch practice OMA has renovated a historic palazzo which will soon become home to a luxurious retail outlet.

The video includes one-on-one interviews with five female architects at the 2014 Venice Biennale.

Voices from Venice by Caroline James

VENICE – Five female architects discuss their backgrounds in architecture, personal design strategies, experiences with specific projects, and the issue of gender in architecture.