ARCHITECTURE IN VENICE -
THE CHALLENGES OF A HERITAGE CITY
The best architecture studios in Venice will share their insights on local (interior and exterior) projects and together we will examine innovative solutions for the city that is claimed to be stuck in time.
This intense 3-day course will introduce you to the magical combination of new and the old in Venice. You will discover the most recent renovation projects by Rem Koolhaas and Tadao Ando.
We will discuss restoration and conservation challenges as well as sustainable solutions for the city of Venice and beyond.
AVAILABILITY: PLACES STILL AVAILABLE

DATES: October 9 - 11, 2019

DURATION: 3 days

TUITION FEE: 750 EURO

APPLICATION DEADLINE:
September 29, 2019

LANGUAGE:
English

LOCATION:
Palazzo Rossini, 4013 Campo Manin, 30124 Venice

CALL OR WHATSAPP US:
+39 320 245 06 31

EMAIL US:
study@europeanculturalacademy.eu
This intense 3-day course will introduce you to the magical combination of new and the old in Venice. You will discover the most recent renovation projects by Rem Koolhaas and Tadao Ando.
We will discuss restoration and conservation challenges as well as sustainable solutions for the city of Venice and beyond.
AVAILABILITY: PLACES STILL AVAILABLE

DATES: October 9 - 11, 2019

DURATION: 3 days

TUITION FEE: 750 EURO

APPLICATION DEADLINE:
September 29, 2019

LANGUAGE:
English

LOCATION:
Palazzo Rossini, 4013 Campo Manin, 30124 Venice

CALL OR WHATSAPP US:
+39 320 245 06 31

EMAIL US:
study@europeanculturalacademy.eu
HOW WILL YOU BENEFIT
CREATIVE SPIRIT
ECA creates a space that celebrates and nurtures creative ambition. Here you and your peers from around the world are immersed in a collaborative, creative and inspiring environment.
LEARNING OBJECTIVES
-Examine the best examples of new and old in the challenging environment of Venice.
- Learn about contemporary architectural solutions for the City of Venice from Venetian Architects and heritage experts.
INSIGHTS
We advocate for an honest and constructive approach to education. We openly discuss artistic, commercial and networking challenges in the industry. Our lecturers share real cases and numbers behind their projects.
PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
During the course you will have a chance to connect with the professors during lectures, lunches and dinners. ECA and its international alumni network will support your after the course as well.
PARTICIPANT PROFILE
WHO CAN JOIN?
The course is designed for professional architects, architecture photographers and curious minds with a strong interest in architecture. Though no previous professional experience in architecture is required, the course mostly attracts industry professionals. On average there are around 11 nationalities per group.
MEET YOUR LECTURERS
You will meet international experts from all over the world. Here are some of the lecturers.
Lucia Pedrana
Senior event organiser at the GAA Foundation. Previously, she worked as international press officer for several national pavilions at the Venice Biennale and held various positions in Peggy Guggenheim museum in Venice.
Venice Cultural Heritage Expert. She has worked for UNESCO, and written a book on Venice Master Artisans, along with a number of articles for other books and magazines.
Stefano Tornieri
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.
TESTIMONIALS
Read alumni stories and course reviews. ECA alumni network is a powerful, inspiring community.
The dynamic relationships and idea exchanges with fellow students is very valuable. The course gave me a sense of validation and calm regarding the direction of my career and personal path through the world of art and culture.

Jocelyn Burke
Art lover
The networks I was able to create during last summer's course at the European Cultural Academy have enabled me to put together my first exhibition in Amsterdam, just as much as the exhibitions I viewed and all the knowledge I gained in Venice have.
Andreas Mittermayr
Artist
ECA is an awesome experience for beginners and professionals alike. Beginners can get a first-hand insight into the industry of visual arts premium events, and professionals get access to a wide network and can position their work in a global context.
Lana Pavlovic Aleksic
Curator
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