“Detourism: La newsletter di Venezia”,”Detourism: La newsletter di Venezia”, the newsletter prepared by the Tourism Office of the Town of Venice, is back on a special occasion: the imminent opening of the 2021 Architecture Biennale, a further precious and significant moment for the cultural renaissance of the City of Venice that follows closely the reopening of museums in recent weeks. Enjoy your reading!
A year after being postponed, the 17th International Architecture Exhibition will open to public on 22 May.
Open to the public from Saturday 22 May through Sunday 21 November 2021 at the Giardini, the Arsenale, and Forte Marghera, the 17th International Architecture Exhibition titled How will we live together? is curated by Hashim Sarkis and organized by La Biennale di Venezia. The preview will be held on 20 and 21 May, the inauguration ceremony will take place on Saturday 22 May 2021.
The International Exhibition includes 112 Participants from 46 countries. 61 National Participations will bring to life the historic Pavilions in the Giardini, at the Arsenale and in the historic city centre of Venice. A part of the Exhibition is a contribution by 5 international participating architects who have designed a project dedicated to children’s play, on exhibit at Forte Marghera and open to the public. Find out more about Forte Marghera’s monumental area.
A total of 17 Collateral Events will be organized in various venues in the city of Venice.
From 23 July to 1 August the 17th International Architecture Exhibition will intersect with the 15th International Festival of Contemporary Dance , hosting at the Arsenale the installations and dancers-choreographers of the Biennale College.
To access the exhibition, online booking is required for both venues (Giardini and Arsenale). The reservation can either be contextual to the purchase of the ticket or it can be made later. For visits on weekends, Saturdays and Sundays, reservation is required at least one day in advance.
Find out more about Venice Architecture Biennale
[source: La newsletter di Venezia, N° 10/2021 del 14.05.2021]
[picture: La Biennale di Venezia]
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