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Countries: Italy 1-10 / 23

Lecture The things we know

Kask, Miry zaal, Gent

Francesca Torzo (1975) is holder of the Chair Maarten Van Severen in 2019. She is an Italian architect-maker, an architect who makes architecture in a sensitive way.

Trip Ticino and Milan /05/2016

Ticino, Bergamo & Milano

We reach out to the beautiful region of Ticino, Bergamo, Milan … in search of forgotten pearls within the Italian modernism, and of surprising contemporary creations.

Lecture Independent research and architecture for the city

Jozef Plateauzaal, Gent

Asnago Vender experiment in the field of architectural configurations and facade compositions which almost paradoxically coincide with a formal restraint and a meticulous attention for the city and the urban form.

Lecture by Elli Mosayebi (CH)

Auditorium D, Gent

In the month of May Archipel goes to northern Italy, particularly Milan and Ticino. As part of this journey we invite Elli Mosayebi, a Swiss architect, who studied the work of the Italian modernist Dominioni in detail.

Trip Fundamentals /11/2014

Venezia

The exhibition has evolved into a major research project which involves a lot of preparation time. Rem Koolhaas needed twice as much time as usual and asked the Biennale to last twice as long.

Trip Common ground /11/2012

Giardini - Biennale, Venezia

David Chipperfield is the first Briton in the history of the Venice Architecture Biennale that has the honor to coordinate the largest architecture exhibition in the world. Chipperfield received the 2011 Mies Van Der Rohe Award for the renovation of the Neues Museum in Berlin.

Lecture More with Less

NMBS loods, Kortrijk

Clear geometric forms, innovative materials and a powerful idiom allow an architect at work that feels at home on every scale: from building to product development, environmental and technological research to large-scale urban projects.

Trip People meet in Architecture /11/2010

Venezia

The artistic Biennale leadership this year is in the hands of the Japanese architect Kazuyo Sejima. The theme focuses on the quality of architecture in relation to the society.

Lecture The Weak Metropolis

UGent, Auditorium UFO, Gent

Branzi gives clarification on its “Ten modest recommendations for a new Charter of Athens. He sees the city as a ‘high-tech favela’