La Biennale di Venezia – Venice Architecture Biennale started! The 14th International Architecture Exhibition takes place from 7 June to 23 November 2014 at the Giardini and Arsenale venues (Preview on 5 and 6 June) and in various other venues in Venice.
Turkey takes place with a pavillion at this year’s exhibition for the first time. The project named “Places of Memory” and sponsored by Schüco Turkey and VitrA was introduced to international architecture world.
Curator: Murat Tabanlıoğlu
Project Coordinator: Pelin Derviş
Exhibitors: Alper Derinboğaz, Metehan Özcan, Candaş Şişman, Ali Taptık, Serkan Taycan
“Rather than conducting a historical account of modern epoch in Turkey, presenting an exhaustive catalogue, or trying to capture its unique local attributes, “Places of Memory” attempts to explore the main theme of the biennial via perceptions and experiences.”- Murat Tabanlıoğlu