16th Venice Architecture Biennale:

© Andrea Avezzu. Courtesy La Biennale di Venezia
Courtesy of La Biennale di Venezia
Forte Marghera
Robin Hood Gardens

National Participations

The 63 participating countries
Albania pavilion

Albania 2018

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

The Government House Restoration Initiative - Watercolour Drawing, 2016 © Courtesy of Philip Logan, AIA, Leed AP

Antigua and Barbuda 2018

Padiglione Sala Tiziano - Centro Culturale Don Orione Artigianelli
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Argentina pavilion

Argentina 2018

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Baracco+Wright Architects with Linda Tegg.

Australia 2018

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Austria 2018, Layers of Sphere, Henke Schreieck

Austria 2018

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Friday Sermon II, 2018, Camille Zakharia, Courtesy of the Artist

Bahrain 2018

Arsenale Artiglierie
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Traumnovelle & Roxane Le Grelle, Pavilion of Eurotopie, 2018 © Eurotopie

Belgium 2018

25/05/2018 - 26/11/2018

Fluxos materiais [Material flows], 2018 Gabriel Kozlowski, Laura González Fierro, Sol Camacho, Marcelo Maia Rosa, Gabriel Duarte ©Courtesy of the authors

Brazil 2018

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

UNCEDED: Voices of the Land

Canada 2018, Arsenale

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Canada Pavilion

Canada 2018, Giardini

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Chile 2018: Stadium: an event, a building and a city

Chile 2018

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Philip F. Yuan, In Bamboo, © Bian Lin, Courtesy Pavilion of China at the 16th Venice Architecture Exhibition

China 2018

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Official Collateral Events

IUAV, Ca' Tron
Federico Ferrer Deheza. Courtesy of Ca' Asi

Young Architects in Latin America

26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Venzone Cathedral, current situation, photo Michela Stefanutti, © Archive Pro Loco Pro Venzone

Borghi of Italy – NO(F)EARTHQUAKE

InParadiso Gallery
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Greenhouse Garden – Reflect, Project, Connect

Greenhouse Garden – Reflect, Project, Connect

Serra dei Giardini
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Living with the Sky, Water and Mountain: Making Places in Yilan

Living with the Sky, Water and Mountain: Making Places in Yilan

Palazzo delle Prigioni
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Bill Fontana, Primal Sonic Visions

Bill Fontana: Primal Sonic Visions

Ca’ Foscari Esposizioni, Fondazione Università Ca’ Foscari
26/05/2018 - 16/09/2018

© RCR Arquitectes

RCR. Dream and Nature Catalonia in Venice

Calle Quintavalle
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

The Happenstance, 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale

The Happenstance

Collegio Armeno Moorat Raphael
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Campo della Tana

Unintended Architecture

Campo della Tana
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Vertical Fabric: density in landscape 100 towers 100 architects

Vertical Fabric: Density in Landscape

Campo della Tana
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Lorenzo Perri, Brewing Democracy, 2016. Fundació Mies van der Rohe

Young Talent Architecture Award 2018

Palazzo Mora
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018

Atelier Pol and Ronny Hunger, En Marge de l’Architecture, 2018. Courtesy Pro Helvetia, Salon Suisse, Atelier Pol, Ronny Hunger

Salon Suisse: En marge de l’architecture

Palazzo Trevisan degli Ulivi
26/05/2018 - 25/11/2018


Contemporary Dialogues with Tintoretto

Galleria Giorgio Franchetti and Palazzo Ducale
20/10/2018 - 07/01/2019

Zuecca Projects, in collaboration with Polo Museale del Veneto and Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia present “Contemporary Dialogues with Tintoretto”, a project conceived on the occasion of the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the birth of Jacopo Tintoretto. The exhibition aims to underline the modernity and innovative power of his painting. Curated by Ludovico Pratesi, the project is focused on the dialogues between Tintoretto’s masterpieces preserved at Palazzo Ducale and Galleria Giorgio Franchetti alla Ca’ d’Oro, and the artworks by leading contemporary artists influenced, for attitude and style, by the Master. Conceived in two sections, “Faces” and “Stories”,... Read More
“Beth” by Markus Schinwald, 2012. Courtesy of AmC Collezione Coppola
Francesca Woodman, "From Eel Series, Venice, Italy", 1978, © Charles Woodman, Courtesy of Victoria Miro, London/Venice
The exhibition features works made in Italy by the photographer Francesca Woodman, including pieces from her “Eel Series,” created in Venice in 1978 and images shot during the period she spent in Rome at the Rhode Island School of Design’s... Read More
Ph. Willy Ronis, "Les Amoureux de la Bastille, Paris, 1957". Ministère de la Culture / Médiathèque de l’architecture et du patrimoine / Dist RMN-GP © Donation Willy Ronis
This is the most complete retrospective of the great French photographer to be held in Italy, featuring 120 vintage images, among which about ten previously un-exhibited ones devoted to Venice, together with documents, books, and letters never previously... Read More
Osvaldo Licini, "Amalassunta occhio giallo", 1950, Collezione Augusto e Francesca Giovanardi, Ph. Alvise Aspesi © Osvaldo Licini, by SIAE 2018
The exhibition Let Sheer Folly Sweep Me Away commemorates the 60th anniversary of Italian artist Osvaldo Licini’s death (1894–1958). The solo show is an extensive retrospective which reconstructs its tormented and eclectic career, marked by multiple... Read More
Catalogo “Collezione Sole Fiorucci Metalflex”, 1985

Epoca Fiorucci

Ca’ Pesaro
23/06/2018 - 06/01/2019

The exhibition features a dialogue between fashion and culture, focused on the pyrotechnical creativity of Elio Fiorucci, the famous Milanese fashion designer who died in 2015. Fiorucci’s innovative ideas, which were always at the forefront of readymade... Read More

Art Spaces

Museums, Foundations and Galleries in Venice

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Marignana Arte


Spazio Punch

Spazio Punch


Courtesy of Caterina Tognon

Caterina Tognon


Courtesy of Galleria Michela Rizzo, Venice
Courtsy of Massimo de Luca, Venice



Espace LV, Venice
Palazzo Grassi Venice
Courtesy of Palazzo Fortuny Venezia
Palazzo Grimani
PGC Venice

Peggy Guggenheim Collection

Private Collections

Courtesy of Casa dei Tre Oci Venice

Casa dei Tre Oci



Restaurants, hotels and bars in Venice
Courtesy of Al Covo

Al Covo


Courtesy of Antiche Carampane

Antiche Carampane


Courtesy of Cantinone Già Schiavi
Courtesy of CoVino



Courtesy of Estro
Courtesy of La Mascareta

La Mascareta


Courtesy of Met Restaurant

Met Restaurant


Cortesy of Ostaria da Rioba

Ostaria da Rioba


Courtesy of Anice Stellato
Courtesy of Osteria di Santa Marina
Courtesy of Osteria La Corte Sconta
Courtesy of Pensione Wildner

Pensione Wildner