435 projects have been 'tattooed' on the walls of the spanish pavilion at the venice biennale
 

435 projects have been 'tattooed' on the walls of the spanish pavilion at the venice biennale

‘becoming,’ the title of the exhibition inside the spanish pavilion at the 2018 venice biennale, presents the country’s architecture as seen from the perspective of different learning environments. the display showcases work by a group of emerging practices, who, over the last years have questioned the limits and conditions previously assumed by the field. imagen subliminal has documented the pavilion with new images and a 360 degree video, which can be viewed at the bottom of the page.

spanish pavilion venice biennale
all images and videos by imagen subliminal (miguel de guzmán + rocio romero)

 

 

curated by atxu amann, ‘becoming’ transforms the pavilion into a freespace that can be read as a database or as an immersive landscape. each visitor chooses their speed and route through the exhibition, which remains in venice until november 2018, but is on view online indefinitely. conceived as a research project, ‘becoming’ is seen as an opportunity to confront established concepts and ideas.

spanish pavilion venice biennale

 

 

with no hierarchical order or categorization, 435 selected contributions have been tattooed on the walls of the pavilion. however, the exhibition does not concern itself with the architecture of the future. instead, an alternative version of the present is displayed; one which explores new ways of carrying out the profession, with different formats, interests, and topics that require innovative tools and approaches.

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

spanish pavilion venice biennale

 

 

take a 360 degree tour of the pavilion

 

 

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designboom’s coverage of the 2018 venice architecture biennale is in partnership with leading energy company edison. edison is taking part in the 16th international architecture exhibition of la biennale di venezia by initiating a path towards sustainability and the efficient use of resources. the collaboration between edison and la biennale is based on awareness that energy is one of the fundamental elements of architecture and of the places, spaces and cities of contemporary life.

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