Liquid Light, La Biennale di Architettura di Venezia

Liquid Light, La Biennale di Architettura di Venezia


The installation for the 2018 Biennale worked with the idea of liquid light to reproduce, on a 1:1 scale, a skylight from Sala Beckett in Barcelona (an old co-op building converted into a theater), and to recreate the air of the original space with large photographs.

Through an operation of transposition of place and transfer of light, the replica of the roof opening captures natural light, leading it towards the center of the Arsenale avenue, representing in this way the experience of a geographically distant space.

The backstage displays a full repertoire of resources – from the first doubts and tests to the final drawings and models – developed during the process of design and construction of the theater, to show the context of the hall and creative process of studio...[+]

Liquid Light, La Biennale di Architettura di Venezia (Italy) 

Cliente Client

Arquitectos Architects
Eva Prats y Ricardo Flores (Flores & Prats) 

Equipo Team
Nina Andreatta, Jorge Casajús, Judith Casas, Eline Cooman, Inès Martinel, Rebeca López, Marion Delaporte, Jonny Pugh y Makoto Hayashi 

Colaboradores Collaborators
Juan Ignacio Eskubi (Estructuras Structures); Maria Güell / La Invissible (Asesor lumínico Lighting consultant) 

Diseño soportes de maquetas Model stands design
Curro Claret 

Coordinación y construcción de la escenografía Scenery Coordination and construction
Art% + Tempo 

Con el apoyo de With the support of
La Biennale di Venezia, Institut Ramon Llull, Ajuntament de Barcelona, Ministerio de Cultura de España, EGM Laboratoris Color y Cooperativa Jordi Capell 

Instalación Installation
Nina Andreatta y Jorge Casajús 

Fotografía Photographs
Adrià Goula, Judith Casas (maqueta model)