2011 Shenzhen & Hong Kong Biennale Revisits La Strada NovissimaDecember 8, 2011
Robert A.M. Stern is featured in a filmed interview in the exhibition “The Presence of the Past Revisited,” curated by Aaron Betsky, at the 2011 Shenzhen & Hong Kong Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture. The exhibition revisits an earlier exhibition, La Strada Novissima, curated by Paolo Portoghesi for the 1980 Venice Biennale exhibition, in which RAMSA was a notable participant.
The 2011 Biennale “Architecture Creates Cities. Cities Create Architecture,” curated by Terence Riley, focuses on urbanism and considers the city as an active agent in contemporary culture. It will feature more than 30 exhibitions, symposiums, panel discussions, and performances. It will run from December 8, 2011 – February 18, 2012. More information can be found at the Biennale’s website.