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A Park dedicated to Giuseppe Ungaretti
Castello, 5857 (Campo Santa Maria Formosa)
from August 29 to September 26
In Villa Della Torre-Hohenlohe in Castelnuovo di Sagrado (GO), three great stories coexist and intersect: the landscape and the architecture of the Carso, the echo of World War I, and the poetry of Giuseppe Ungaretti. The project builds a specific, discrete and essential itinerary through the garden of the villa, in a sequence of poetry by Ungaretti, preserved in small architectural structures.
opening hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. closed on Tuesdays
admission free
Organization: Associazione Amici di Castelnuovo
 
Asian View of Life
Ex Magazzini del Sale, Salone del Sale, Dorsoduro
from August 29 to October 15
The typical everyday life of Asia, far from the schemas and models of international standards, is fully present in the project presented by the 8 architects Cho Minsuk, Tan Kay Ngee, Nobuaki Furuya, Duangrit Bunnag, Ling Lee-Huat, Wang Lu, Yu Jian and Wang Xingtian.
opening hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. (last entrance 5:30 p.m.) closed on Mondays
admission free
Organization: Centro Italiano per le Arti e la Cultura
 
Beyond Entropy: When Energy Becomes Form
Fondazione Giorgio Cini, San Giorgio Maggiore Island
from August 27 to September 19
Beyond Entropy: When Energy Becomes Form explores the relationship of art, architecture and science around the concept of energy. Directed by Stefano Rabolli Pansera, the work is being conducted by teams of architects, artists and scientists from across Europe. Different forms of energy are being explored with methods that are as diverse as each participant’s background. The prototypes will be presented at Fondazione Cini from August 27.
opening hours: 10:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. closed on Tuesdays
admission free
Organization: Architectural Association School of Architecture

Culture_Nature
green ethics – habitat - environment
Arsenale Novissimo – Spazio Thetis
from August 26 to November 21
The integration of multidisciplinary areas on the theme of the environment and contemporary habitat determines the understanding of events brought together under the title of Culture_Nature.
opening hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. closed on Saturdays and Sundays
admission free
Organization: Politecnico di Torino
 
De l’Objet à la Ville avec l’École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs
Istituto Veneto di Scienze Lettere ed Arti, Palazzo Loredan, San Marco 2495 (Campo Santo Stefano)
from August 29 to November 21
The event is an exhibition of 15 young, recently graduated creators from the École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs. The chosen works represent the 10 disciplines taught at the school in line with pluridisciplinarity and innovation.
opening hours: 10 a.m. -  5 p.m. closed on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays (except August 29, September 4 and 5)
admission free
Organization: École nationale supérieure des Arts Décoratifs
 
E-picentrum
"On site" considerations on the future of vulnerable cities
Arsenale Novissimo – Spazio Thetis – Padiglione “Modelli”
from August 29 to November 21
The E-picentrum project looks at the question of reconstruction in the Aquila area. Reconstruction cannot be restricted to restoring the functions of the city but must help redefine the collective identity. E-picentrum is intended to stimulate a critical reflection on what has been done and what will be done, considering that it is not enough to reconstruct the city, the links between people and places must also be repaired.
opening hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. closed on Saturdays and Sundays
admission free
Organization: Università degli Studi di Roma “Sapienza”, Facoltà di Architettura Ludovico Quaroni, Dipartimento Architettura e Progetto; Technische Universität Darmstadt, Fachbereich Entwerfen und Wohnungsbauu
 
Il vuoto e le forme 2010
Metropoli//Antimetropoli
Arsenale, Castello, 2126/A (Campo della Tana)
from August 29 to November 21
The project is dedicated to a subject involving every person who inhabits the earth. Metropoli//Antimetropoli speaks in 8 voices of the good and the bad, the hopes and defeats, the dreams and disappointments, the stories and legends, the realities and inventions of our restless world.
opening hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. closed on Tuesdays (except August 31 and November 16)
admission free
Organization: DIET Dipartimento di Ingegneria Edile e del Territorio dell’Università degli Studi di Pavia
 
Immaterial spaces
San Servolo Island, Edificio 17
from August 26 to September 30
Immaterial spaces, experiences of immaterial architecture to generate knowledge and aesthetic suggestions of transformation, become physical and conceptual atelier.
opening hours: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. closed on Mondays
admission free
Organization: Art Experience
 
Le cattedrali del vino. The meeting of two cultures
Hotel Danieli – Saloni Marco Polo, Castello, 4196 (Riva Schiavoni)
from August 28 to September 9
The meeting between architecture and the culture of wine has led to the creation of numerous symbolic wineries. A comparison of the various contributions on the Italian scene will allow the innovative changes made by these works in the appreciation of places, culture and local traditions to be examined. This initial study is intended to promote the architectural quality of this particular type of building with the International Competition “Le cattedrali del vino”, offering prizes for the most significant wineries built in 2010-2012.
opening hours: 6 p.m. - 8:30
admission free
Organization: O.A.R. - Ordine degli Architetti Pianificatori, Paesaggisti e Conservatori di Roma e Provincia and IN/ARCH - Istituto Nazionale di Architettura
 
LONGING FOR… Score #1
Arsenale Novissimo – Tesa di San Cristoforo 92
from August 27 to August 29
Longing for… is a hybrid performance-installation focusing on translatory movements of choreography and architecture. Focusing on choreography as description and design of space, representational conventions of both disciplines will be brought into dialogue.
opening hours: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. (live performances at 4 and 6 p.m.)
admission free
Organization: ARTIMAGE CONTEMPORARY informe