Study in historic Venetian palazzo, get insider knowledge and learn from the best architects in the world.
About the course
July 9-14 | August 6-11
Study Contemporary Architecture in Venice.The course explores the relationship between New and Old. It focuses on architecture and its relationship to public space using the city of Venice as a case study.
The curriculum is a balanced combination of theory classes, workshops and visits to Venetian architecture highlights.
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Who Is This For?
Architecture & Urban development professionals
No prior experience required
What Do You Get?
Get inspired during 6 days of classes and museum visits
Learn from high-level international speakers
Get Academy Certificate
Upgrade your practical & soft skills
Get access to a powerful network
How to Apply?
The application process is easy and user-friendly. Fill in the application form below and pay the reservation fee to secure the place.
Booking Details and Fees
Application deadline: 7 days before the start date. Groups fill up quickly, the sooner you apply, the better.
Tuition: €950/week
Housing: available at extra cost of appx. €450.
Location: Palazzo Rossini, 4013 Campo Manin, 30124 Venezia
All courses are in English.
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July 9-14 | August 6-11
Combine the course with other programs:
You can choose one-week course or stay longer and combine courses together. Study Contemporary Art with the Venice Biennale course or addDesign: the world around us. Enquire more info with Alexandra Laqueur,
Selected speakers
You will meet international experts from all over the world. Here are some of the Contemporary Architecture week lecturers.

Curator ArkDes,Sweden's national centre for architecture and design, editor of ArchDaily, the architecture platform.
Head of Salottobuono, an architectural practice based in Milano, Italy.
Architect, one of the founders of Babau Bureau, an architecture office. The approach of the office is based on the research of site-specific architecture. Stefano holds a PhD in architectural composition from IUAV of Venice.
Architect, member of Guiding Architects and author of the book "Architectural Guide Venice. Buildings and Projects after 1950 ", and founding member of MOVEnice, a cultural association that is committed to the diffusion of architectural culture.
The ambition of this course is to reveal and understand design as a fundamental component of the built environment, and architecture as integral to the world of design.
James Taylor-Foster
Course coordinator, curator at ArkDes, Stockholm, European editor-at-large of Archdaily
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Address: Palazzo Rossini, 4013 Campo Manin, 30124 Venice, Italy.
Google Maps address is S. Marco, 4013, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
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