Archinect - News 2014-08-31T02:23:21-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/88063916/santiago-calatrava-exhibition-now-open-in-vatican-city Santiago Calatrava exhibition now open in Vatican City Justine Testado 2013-12-04T14:48:00-05:00 >2013-12-05T20:39:35-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c4/c42cauu1hxgaeggl.jpg" width="514" height="396" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Santiago Calatrava: The Metamorphosis of Space exhibition celebrated its grand opening at the Braccio di Carlo Magno in Vatican City today. Curated by Micol Forti of the Vatican Museums, the special exhibition presents over 140 artistic works of Calatrava, including his never-before-seen architectural models, sculptures, and watercolor drawings.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/g9/g9y07bvug9mn211e.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/8e/8e1eohd2ier4833u.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xm/xm1ahh389w1h4thd.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/st/st42sdokjjynmbud.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/kh/kh8umpicrdaxhg0j.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <em>Images property of Studio Calatrava &copy; Santiago Calatrava</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/73180632/the-roman-catholic-church-is-coming-to-the-venice-biennale The Roman Catholic Church is coming to the Venice Biennale Archinect 2013-05-14T20:44:00-04:00 >2013-05-21T18:06:50-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/18/1840bc0898acc9ca2638cc3c7c6decff.jpg" width="514" height="262" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The Vatican&rsquo;s presence at the Biennale is the brainchild of Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, an exuberant polymath who as president of the Pontifical Council for Culture since 2009 has tried to build bridges between the church and contemporary culture, two worlds that have often clashed.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>