25 YEARS OF THE EUROPEAN UNION PRIZE FOR CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE – MIES VAN DER ROHE AWARD,
Collateral Event of the 14th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia.
Venice, June 2014_ Under the title “Made in Europe” the European Commission and the Fundació Mies van der Rohe present on the occasion of la Biennale an exhibition tracing 25 years of European architecture. The event takes place at the Palazzo Michiel from June 7th to August 4th.
The exhibition showcases the archives of the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies Van der Rohe Award, organised since 1988, and offers visitors a unique overview of the development of architecture in Europe over the past 25 years. The archive hosted by the Fundació Mies van der Rohe in Barcelona is the biggest collection of documents on contemporary architecture in Europe, containing more than 2,500 projects and 145 original models.