Venice Biennale 2012: Design Onscreen Film Festival

Venice Biennale 2012: Design Onscreen Film Festival

For the first time ever, Design Onscreen – the Initiative for Architecture and Design on Film – will present the Design Onscreen Film Festival at the Venice Architecture Biennale, August 27 through the 29th at the Arsenale’s Teatro Piccolo. All sixteen screenings are free and open to the public and most will be followed by dynamic in-person discussions and audience Q&As, featuring top architects and design experts from around the globe, including Lord Norman Foster, Peter Eisenman, Rick Joy, Steven Holl, Vittorio Garatti, Deyan Sudjic (Director, Design Museum London), Barry Bergdoll (Chief Curator of Architecture and Design at the Museum of Modern Art); Moshen Mostafavi (Dean, Harvard Graduate School of Design), Mark Wigley (Dean, Columbia Univ. School of Architecture), and David Chipperfield (Curator and Director of the 13th Annual International Architecture Exhibition, Venice Biennale).

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Film Makers:

  • Michael Blackwood
  • Jord den Hollander
  • Leonardo Baraldi and Eleonora Sarasin
  • Beniot Felici
  • Heather Purcell Leja
  • Mike Bernard
  • Gavin Froome

For the complete schedule, visit

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Venice Biennale 2012: Design Onscreen Film Festival " 24 Aug 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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