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14th International Architecture Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia
07 Jun - 23 Nov 2014
General Information
The 14th International Architecture Exhibition takes place in Venice from 7 June to 23 November 2014 at the Giardini and at the Arsenale as well as at various venues in the city. Preview dates: 5 and 6 June 2014. The main exhibition entitled "Fundamentals" is curated by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas.

Hans Ulrich Obrist has been nominated to curate the Swiss Pavilion in the Giardini della Biennale.

Hans Ulrich Obrist on the Swiss Pavilion at the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale from CULTURESHOCK on Vimeo.



Architects and urban researchers Hiromi Hosoya and Markus Schaefer are the curators of the «Salon Suisse» 2014, a programme of talks and events supplementing the exhibition at the Swiss Pavilion, which takes place at the Palazzo Trevisan degli Ulivi.

The nominations for for the contributions at the Swiss Pavilion are commissioned by the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia. The Jury, which nominated Hans Ulrich Obrist to curate the exhibition at the Pavilion of Switzerland, is comprised of the following people: Philippe Rahm, Peter Fischli, Beatrice Galilee, Katya García-Antón, Simona Martinoli, Arthur de Pury, Peter J. Schneemann

Swiss Pavilion
Swiss Pavilion, Giardini della Biennale



Video documentation on the Swiss pavilion 2014 by Ivo Pisanti

Hans Ulrich Obrist  has been nominated by the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia to curate the Swiss Pavilion at the 14th International Architecture Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia taking place from 7 June to 23 November 2014.


The project at the Swiss Pavilion is supported by: LUMA Foundation and STEO Stiftung
Events
The Collateral Event "Once upon a time in Liechtenstein" is held from 18 to 26 October 2014 in the Palazzo Trevisan.

This Collateral Event of the 14th International Architecture Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia will take place at the Palazzo Trevisan degil Ulivi from 8 June to 20 July 2014 and 7 September to 5 October 2014

past event
This Collateral Event of the 14th International Architecture Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia will take place at the Palazzo Trevisan degil Ulivi from 25 to 31 July 2014.

Initiated by Hans Ulrich Obrist during Summer 2014 the Swiss pavilion has hosted a network of schools from all around the world
Please find more information on the schools and their projects HERE

This Collateral Event of the 14th International Architecture Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia will take place at the Palazzo Trevisan degil Ulivi from 8 June to 20 July 2014 and 7 September to 5 October 2014

past event
Saturday, 7 June 2014, 6.30pm, with Moritz Leuenberger

This Collateral Event of the 14th International Architecture Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia will take place at the Palazzo Trevisan degil Ulivi from 8 June to 20 July 2014 and 7 September to 5 October 2014
past event
«Salon Suisse» 2014 curated by Hiromi Hosoya and Markus Schaefer
PALAZZO TREVISAN DEGLI ULIVI, Campo S. Agnese, Dorsoduro 810.
Partner: Laufen Bathrooms AG

Sponsor: Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects (SIA)

past event
Opening of the Swiss Pavilion curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist 

SWISS PAVILION, GIARDINI DELLA BIENNALE

The project at the Swiss Pavilion is supported by: LUMA Foundation and STEO Stiftung

Furniture sponsors: embru, vitra
past event
SWISS PAVILION, GIARDINI DELLA BIENNALE

The project at the Swiss Pavilion is supported by: LUMA Foundation and STEO Stiftung
Furniture sponsors: embruvitra
Press Material
03 Sep 2014
02 Sep 2014

For further high-res images
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Press Contact
Switzerland: Lisa Stadler, Communication and Media Relations, Pro Helvetia,
​lstadler@prohelvetia.ch

International: Caroline Widmer, Pickles PR,
caroline@picklespr.com, +44 (0)7908 848 075