Archive for Ιούλιος 16th, 2013
55th Venice Biennale: Il Palazzo Enciclopedico | The Encyclopedic Palace
55th Venice Biennale: Il Palazzo Enciclopedico | The Encyclopedic Palace

This year’s Venice Biennale’s subject, The Encyclopedic Palace, is conceived by Biennale director Massimiliano Gioni after M. Auriti’s Il Enciclopedico Palazzo del Mondo in the 1950s. Auriti’s model built on a 1:200 scale, welcomes guests at the central Pavilion of Giardini. The original 136 floor skyscraper-to-be would have occupied a vast area in Washington DC […]