Venice Architecture Biennale

The curators want to rectify the biennale’s ‘failure to question the hetero-normative production of space’; ‘poppers will be served’ at the opening

A fragment of the brutalist Robin Hood Gardens will go on show at the Venice Architecture Biennale

In further news: Kenneth Frampton receives Golden Lion at Venice Architecture Biennale; and MoMA sues a cafe for copyright infringement

Reflections on the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale

The German Pavillon at the Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, and the push to build homes for refugees

Architect’s rendering of repurposed Dutch Pavilion, EXPO 2000 Hanover, from Refugees Welcome, 2015, designed by Martina Frybova and Madeleine Möller. Courtesy: the architects and JOVIS Verlag, Berlin

15th Venice Architecture Biennale: the German pavilion showcases projects for rehousing refugees

‘Impossible Objects’, 2014, installation view in the Polish Pavilion, 14th Venice Architecture Biennale

Various venues, Italy

Inevitably, some critic or other, whether writing about Venice’s art or architecture biennales, ‘reveals’ the enterprise’s imperial trappings.

For the first time in its history, the Director of the Venice Architecture Biennale is a woman: acclaimed architect Kazuyo Sejima

Frank Gehry, 'Ungapatchket' (2008). Photo Giorgio Zucchiatti, © Fondazione La Biennale di Venezia

A report from the 11th International Architecture Biennale

The 2002 Venice Architecture Biennale