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Installation for Venice Biennale 2012 by Valerio Olgiati

Installation for Venice Biennale 2012 by Valerio Olgiati

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• September 18, 2012 • Comments (0)

Valerio Olgiati recently completed an installation for the 2012 Venice Biennale (Commond Ground, curated by David Chipperield). + Pictographs – Statements of contemporary architects For the installation I asked 41 contemporary architects to select images that refer to something important for their work or for them as practitioners. Architects whom I consider to be the most unique working […]

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Auditorium Plantahof \ Valerio Olgiati

Auditorium Plantahof \ Valerio Olgiati

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• April 4, 2012 • Comments (0)

The placement of the new auditorium creates a new central square within the overall structure of the Plantahof agriculture school. The high façade holds together the new piazza. The inner space of the auditorium lies in half-light. Two windows facing each other define the inner space and allow for a view from the new piazza […]

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Atelier Bardill \ Valerio Olgiati

Atelier Bardill \ Valerio Olgiati

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Bardill Studio building has replaced an old barn in the protected centre of the village of  Scharans. Building permission was granted by the local authorities on the condition that the new building would have exactly the same volume as the old barn. The client, Linard Bardill, who lives in a house a very short […]

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Valerio Olgiati's solo exhibition at the MOMA Tokyou

Valerio Olgiati’s solo exhibition at the MOMA Tokyou

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• October 3, 2011 • Comments (0)

In Tokyo Japan, The National Museum of Modern Art will held a solo exhibition of Swiss architect Valerio Olgiati. Elegantly combining daring forms and simple plans, Valerio Olgiati (b. 1958) is now attracting attention not only in Switzerland, his homeland, but also of architects around the world. This show illustrates his view of the world […]

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