Facing Gaia

Venice, Italy Completed

Facing Gaia is presented in conjunction with the exhibition “Time Space Existence” at the Venice Architectural Biennale.¬† The tower is located in the Giardini della Marinaressa, a public park adjacent to the entrance of the Giardini of Biennale¬† Reminiscent of ancient forms while employing advanced materials, the project explores the continuum of time, space and existence through the relationship between the planet and humanity. Standing at 12-meters-tall at the edge of the Adriatic Sea, the gleaming white, monolithic tower is bisected by a floating amorphous void.¬† The undulating mirror-finished space in between represents the infinite and the finite, the possible…

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