Venice - National Participation

Netherlands 2018

26 May 201825 Nov 2018

Title: “Work, Body, Leisure”
Commissioner: Het Nieuwe Instituut
Curator: Marina Otero Verzier
Exhibitors: Amal Alhaag, Beatriz Colomina, Marten Kuijpers & Victor Muñoz Sanz, Simone C. Niquille, Mark Wigley, Matthew Stewart & Jane Chew, Northscapes Collective (Hamed Khosravi, Taneha K. Bacchin & Filippo laFleur), Noam Toran, Giuditta Vendrame, Paolo Patelli, Liam Young, Florentijn Boddendijk and Remco de Jong, Giulio Squilacciotti

In this exhibition, curated by architect and researcher Marina Otero Verzier, the 2018 Dutch Pavilion addresses the spatial configurations, living conditions and notions of the human body engendered by disruptive changes in labor ethos and conditions. The project seeks to foster new forms of creativity and responsibility within the architectural field in response to emerging technologies of automation.

  • LED lightning, Koppert Cress. ©Photo: Jan van Berkel LED lightning, Koppert Cress. ©Photo: Jan van Berkel

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Destination: Venice
Type: Opening
Admission: By Invitation Only

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