Hooray! You have added the first book to your bookshelf. Check it out now!
Create your own shelf sign up
[−]
  • Search Digit-count Valid ISBN Invalid ISBN Valid Barcode Invalid Barcode

Architecture on Display

On the History of the Venice Biennale of Architecture

(4)

| Paperback | 9781902902968

Like Architecture on Display ?
Join aNobii to see if your friends read it, and discover similar books!

Sign up for free

Book Description

The origins of the architecture biennale are generally traced to the 1970s, when it emerged from under the umbrella of the larger Venice Biennale, which was itself established in 1895. Since then it has become one of the most prestigious forums for a Continue

The origins of the architecture biennale are generally traced to the 1970s, when it emerged from under the umbrella of the larger Venice Biennale, which was itself established in 1895. Since then it has become one of the most prestigious forums for architectural discourse today, and has served as a model for a range of international exhibitions. The book explores the biennale through the directors who established its particular discourse, including Vittorio Gregotti, Paolo Portoghesi, Francesco Dal Co, Kurt W Forster, Massimiliano Fuksas, Hans Hollein, Richard Burdett, Deyan Sudjic, Aaron Betsky and Kazuyo Sejima, as well as the current president of the Venice Biennale, Paolo Barrata. These conversations do not seek to recapitulate the exhibitions themselves but rather explore the questions that these exhibitions raise, with the hope of offering a model for future curatorial endeavours.

0 Reviews

Loginor Sign Upto write a review

Book Details

  • Rating:
    (4)
  • English Books
  • Paperback 208 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 1902902963
  • ISBN-13: 9781902902968
  • Publisher: Architectural Association Publications
  • Publish date: 2010-09-01
  • Dimensions: 116 mm x 709 mm x 1,135 mm Just how big is that?
Improve_data of this book