• Curators Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara Provide Insight Into the Theme of the 2018 Venice Biennale

    27 days ago - By Arch Daily

    As La Biennale prepares to open to the public this Saturday May 26, PLANE-SITE spoke to curators Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara about this edition's theme, Freespace. They move beyond architecture as an object, instead imagining Freespace as an invitation to think about architecture as a space of opportunities. Literally and metaphorically, Freespace presents environments of generosity, accessibility and freedom and celebrates the rich civic experiences that they create. To see ArchDaily's full coverage of the 2018 Venice Biennale,
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  • Beauty Matters at the Tallinn Architecture Biennale 2019 as Curators are Announced

    Beauty Matters at the Tallinn Architecture Biennale 2019 as Curators are Announced

    27 days ago - By Arch Daily

    2019 TAB Curators. Image Courtesy of Estonian Centre for Architecture
    Dr. Yael Reisner of Yael Reisner Studio, London, was selected as head curator for the 2019 Tallinn Architecture Biennale titled: “Beauty Matter: The Resurgence of Beauty." The architect's winning proposal rejuvenates the importance of beauty, reflecting on how after almost 8 years of beauty being a tabooed subject, a cultural shift has changed its perception. The selected assistant curator will be Johanna Jõekalda, who has previously advised on the Estonian architectural scene and its socio-political-cultural features...
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