Alejandro Aravena

Born in Santiago, 1967 and lives in Santiago, Chile

Alejandro Aravena is the Director of the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016.
In 1994, he established his own practice, Alejandro Aravena Architects. Since 2001 he has been leading ELEMENTAL, a “Do Tank” focusing on projects of public interest and social impact, including housing, public space, infrastructure, and transportation.