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Alison Brooks Architects

Home Ground


  • TUE - SUN
    22/05 > 31/07
    11 AM - 7 PM

    01/08 > 21/11
    10 AM - 6 PM
  • Arsenale
  • Admission with ticket

Alison Brooks (Canadian, b.1962) of Alison Brooks Architects (UK, est.1996)

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Description

Home Ground represents housing projects as ephemeral veils that hover above a table. In contrast, earth-bound arcades, halls, commons, forums, and workspaces ground each building. These shared spaces suggest a condition of reciprocity between the private realms of housing and their public context. Casting them into the surface of a table invites the Biennale’s global audience to coalesce momentarily and begin new conversations. Is it possible to reconceive housing as civic buildings that offer a more generous, complex, and poetic framework for living together.

WITH THE ADDITIONAL SUPPORT OF

British Council

Production credits

Alison Brooks, Ceri Edmunds, Liam Denhamer, Antonio Callejon, Juliana Rocha, Base Models


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