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15th International Architecture Exhibition
28 May – 27 November 2016
Section, “International Exhibition”
Curated by Artistic Director Alejandro Aravena in the Giardini and Arsenale venues.

This is not a call for proposals. The participation to the international section of the 15th International Architecture Exhibition is upon invitation of the Artistic Director only.
Hard copies are not accepted.

Procedures and deadlines for possible spontaneous submission of documentation:
Please visit Submission 2016 >>
Section, “Collateral Events”
Selected and acknowledged by La Biennale di Venezia, autonomously organized outside the institutional venues of La Biennale (Giardini and Arsenale); eligible for participation are exclusively not for profit public or private institutions.
DEADLINE for delivery of proposals: October 30, 2015
In order to apply for participations Promoters must:
1.  read carefully the procedure for the Collateral Events of the 15th International Architecture Exhibition;
2.  fill in and send the online registration form;
3.  send to the e-mail address of the Architecture Department of La Biennale the documentation listed at art. 2 of the procedure:
  a. a letter on official letterhead of the Promoter of the project with a participation request
signed by the legal representative of the institution;
  b. a complete information on the Promoter, including a historical overview of the institution,
its aims and mission, information and documentation regarding its non-profit status, the
management, and the main activities;
  c. should the Promoter decide to delegate the organization of the project to a third party,
a detailed information regarding the Organizer and its activities is required;
  d. a detailed description of the project, with information about the curator and the procedures followed for the appointment of the same, the participating exhibitors and the works to be exhibited; in case of approval, the project that will be realized and the participating exhibitors must substantially be the same as those included in the documentation submitted with the application;
  e. in the case of a symposium, the final detailed program that makes it possible to evaluate
its scientific and artistic significance;
  f. a description of the organizational plan for the event, including the venue, the main steps
for the realization of the project, its logistics, communications and promotion, possible
related publications, and the names of any sponsors and/or supporters of the project.
Both the online registration form and the above mentioned documentation (to be supplied both in Italian and in English language, complete and in digital version) must be sent to the Architecture Department of La Biennale di Venezia no later than October 30, 2015.