Değerlendirme
Leave a Comment

Top 10 Innovative Projects From Corderie, Arsenale at La Biennale Architettura di Venezia 2018

 

P_20180907_103419

Entrance of Corderie, Arsenale / La Biennale Architettura di Venezia 2018 Image: Cengiz CanP_20180907_103610Entrance of Corderie, Arsenale / La Biennale Architettura di Venezia 2018 Image: Cengiz Can

P_20180907_104746

 Corderie, Arsenale / La Biennale Architettura di Venezia 2018 Image: Cengiz Can

  1. Diller Scofidio + Renfro (Post-Occupancy: the Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center)

The interdisciplinary design studio that thrilled the audience in the 3rd İstanbul Design Biennial with their project “Unspoken” is present in La Biennale Architettura di Venezia’s Corderie until November 25th with their architectural design for the school of medicine, Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center. The vertical structure of the tower is innovative in terms of its fluidity created by an abstention from repeated floor plans.

Diller Scofidio + Renfro

Diller Scofidio + Renfro (Post-Occupancy: the Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center) Image: Cengiz Can

  1. DnA_Design and Architecture (The Songyang Story)

The project that spreads over a wide territory is designed for Songyang County in China. The Songyang Story project covering seven villages, aims to invigorate the daily lives of the communities via shared public spaces tailored specifically for each area. These communal areas include a teahouse, a theatre, a pedestrian bridge, a museum etc.

The Songyang Story

DnA_Design and Architecture (The Songyang Story) Image: Cengiz Can

  1. Elisabeth & Martin Boesch (Reuse, black yellow red)

Martin Boesch has taught and inspired many students on heritage buildings and architecture in general throughout his career. Boesch’s controversial approach towards the protection of cultural heritage involves demolition as well as replacement. Their work consists of pages taken from a book created through a series of interactions with a multilingual crowd. The power and universality of images over words are apparent in the brilliant work.

Elisabeth & Martin Boesch

Elisabeth & Martin Boesch (Reuse, black yellow red) Image: Cengiz Can

  1. Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects (Virtual Nature)

Virtual Nature is successful in drawing the attention of the visitors among the few projects that underline the relationship between humankind and nature within the scope of FreeSpace, the general theme of the biennial. The seemingly simple installation consisting of pillows and a projection of an artificial forest enclosed by curtains create a peaceful area to relax.

Toyo Ito

Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects (Virtual Nature) Image: Cengiz Can

  1. Laura Peretti Architects (Rigenerare Corviale_The Crossing)

The curators Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara use the word “democracy” more than once while defining the framework of the biennial. Rigenerare Corviale offers a brilliant example of a democratic space for its 7000 residents. Instead of creating a barrier between the city and the agricultural area, the building is imagined as a filter.

Laura Peretti Architects

Laura Peretti Architects (Rigenerare Corviale_The Crossing) Image: Cengiz Can

  1. Jensen & Skodvin Arkitekter AS (Protective roof over Moya spring water source)

The protective roof created by Jensen & Skodvin Arkitekter AS over a spring water source in China encourages the visitors to reflect on the challenges that architects face in nature. The protection and efficient usage of natural resources are often neglected when we think about architecture. However, the architects manage to reveal those challenges with a remarkable solution they’ve created with their project. In an area with restrictive conditions, the architects have created a sophisticated geometrical form influenced by the land, shape of the source, position of the trees and their protection.

Jensen & Skodvin Arkitekter AS

Jensen & Skodvin Arkitekter AS (Protective roof over Moya spring water source) Image: Cengiz Can

  1. Gumuchdjlan Architects (A linear festival along the Transcaucasian Trail)

The main goal of the project by Gumuchdjlan Architects is to promote culture over consumerism that is apparent in traditional tourism practices. By cooperating with an adventurer, the architects focus on providing cultural experiences through spaces created on the 750 km long Transcaucasian Trail that brings together communities.

 

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

  1. Barclay & Crousse (The Presence of the Absence)

The project of Barclay & Crousse brings a new perspective to architecture through their connection to their roots. While underlining the differences between the European and Peruvian architectural praxis, they present a wall that elegantly displays the patina found in the structure as an example.

Barclay & Crousse

Barclay & Crousse (The Presence of the Absence) Image: Cengiz Can

  1. Maria Giuseppina Grasso Cannizzo (DIP / INTO)

With her work DIP / INTO; architect, designer and artist Maria Giuseppina Grasso Cannizzo manages to build a bridge between art, architecture, movement and sound. Her unconventional approach to architecture results in a simple yet captivating work that inspires the audience to think about the connection between humankind and its relation with its surroundings. The video portrays the movement of the body and the consequent movement of oscillating pieces in an installation created by the architect that eventually generates a musical performance.

 

 

  1. Riccardo Blumer (Sette architetture automatiche e altri esercizi
    [The Practice of Teaching]

The project by Riccardo Blumer, which is also a part of the curatorial selection entitled “The Practice of Teaching”, yields a mesmerizing mechanism forming see-through walls that can only be seen by the reflection of light in a certain angle. The work encourages the audience to reflect on the concept and function of walls whilst highlighting the significance of experimentation. Are walls only built for protection, privacy, exclusion, and to form boundaries?

08 RICCARDO BLUMER

Riccardo Blumer (Sette architetture automatiche e altri esercizi
Image: http://www.labiennale.org/en/architecture/2018

 

Reference and more info:
http://www.labiennale.org/en/architecture/2018

https://www.inexhibit.com/case-studies/core-exhibition-at-arsenale-venice-architecture-biennale-2018/

 

This entry was posted in: Değerlendirme

by

I have completed my undergraduate education in Koç University in the field of Economy and received my masters' degree in Cultural Management from Bilgi University. I have worked as an Event Coordinator in Kedi Kultur Sanat Merkezi (a cultural center/art gallery) which, enabled me to view the results of my masters' project 'Parallel Gallery Model in Audience Development: A Case Study Kedi Kültür Sanat Merkezi'. After 5 years of experience at KKSM, I have relocated and moved into İstanbul. I started working at İKSV as a freelance exhibition guide for İstanbul Design Biennial. Later became the Assistant Operations Manager at a private art gallery. Now I continue my quest to share my passion for arts and culture with people via local and worldwide artwalks.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s