Posts Tagged ‘Venice Biennale’

Cloud Pergola – The Croatian Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Biennale, Venice – Italy

June 6th, 2018

Inspired by the complexity and beauty of cloud formations, Andrasek mathematically captured a snapshot of architectural fabric at high resolution as a complex synthesis of novel tectonics, complex porosity, light filtering and shadow casting. The structure was created using computational simulation, big data and robotic 3D printing by Ai Build.

Lego-like houses from ferrocement blocks by Anupama Kundoo

June 9th, 2016

The housing prototype showcases a system of modular ferrocement blocks, which are stacked up to form walls and built-furniture, meaning they can be used to create homes in a variety of shapes and sizes.

Forests of Venice pavilion by Kjellander + Sjöberg & Folkhem, Venice – Italy

June 3rd, 2016

Their aim was to demonstrate how versatile wood is as a material, as well as to promote its sustainability in a time when climate change and rising sea levels threaten coastal cities like Venice. The use of wood also references the closely spaced wooden piles that form the city’s foundations.

ARIA, BRIO and ADD by lapalma at 14th International Architecture Exhibition

August 4th, 2014

The different locations of the Biennale house ARIA (chairs and stools) – a light, minimal, contemporary restyling of an iconic project, and the quintessence of outdoor seating. The BRIO table comes along with them as a further light, versatile piece of furniture designed by Romano Marcato.