280.565 Biennale "free space"
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, EX, 3.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: EX Excursion

Aim of course

Aim of the Excursion is to visit the Biennale di Venezia on the topic of "free space" as well as to reflect these inputs on public spaces on the local level of Venezia, Murano and Lido. 

Students will analyse selected country contributions to the Biennale and present those in a separate exibition. These contributions will be reflected on real free spaces of several islands of the Venice Lagoon, showing analogies and arguing differences and oppositions.

Subject of course

Defintions of free space.

Finding access to the conplex system of the Biennale di Venezia.

Analysing ans presenting of selected country contributions to the Biennale.

practical implementation of the theoretical and artistic inputs on local structures.

Additional information

If you want to join the exkursion, we kindly ask you to send a short letter of motivation to astrid.krisch@tuwien.ac.at



Course dates

Fri10:00 - 13:0012.10.2018 Karlsplatz, HS EI 5kick off
00:00 - 00:0006.11.2018 - 09.11.2018 Exkursion nach Venedig
Fri10:00 - 13:0023.11.2018Seminarraum 280/2 Biennale "Free Space"
Fri10:00 - 13:0023.11.2018Seminarraum 280/1 Presentations
Biennale "free space" - Single appointments
Fri12.10.201810:00 - 13:00 Karlsplatz, HS EI 5kick off
Tue06.11.201800:00 - 00:00 Exkursion nach Venedig
Wed07.11.201800:00 - 00:00 Exkursion nach Venedig
Thu08.11.201800:00 - 00:00 Exkursion nach Venedig
Fri09.11.201800:00 - 00:00 Exkursion nach Venedig
Fri23.11.201810:00 - 13:00Seminarraum 280/2 Biennale "Free Space"
Fri23.11.201810:00 - 13:00Seminarraum 280/1 Presentations

Examination modalities

Beteiligung an der Exkursion.

Aktive Mitarbeit (in Kleingruppen) an der Erarbeitung der Analyse der Biennale Beiträge sowie der lokalen Orte.

Präsentation der Ergebnisse im Rahmen einer Ausstellung an der TU Wien.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
26.06.2018 09:00 10.10.2018 12:00 14.10.2018 12:00

Registration modalities

TISS + payment of excursion fee


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 440 Spatial Planning


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