Procuratie Vecchie On Venice’s Piazza San Marco To Be Restored

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British architect David Chipperfield is to carry out major restoration works on the Procuratie Vecchie on Venice's Piazza San Marco, which will see the palace opened to the public for the first time in 500 years, reported The Dezeen.

Due to ...

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Dubai To Build Floating Venice

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Dubai unveils plans to build the world’s first underwater luxury vessel resort, reported The Arabian Business.

Valued at US$ 680 million, The Floating Venice will be located in The World islands, 4 kilometers offshore from Dubai and will ...

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Venice Biennale 2014 Winners Are Known

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The awards ceremony for the 14th International Architecture Exhibition is known and the results are in!

The Golden Lion for Best National Participation went to South Korea for "Crow's Eye View: The Korean Peninsula". The jury cited Kore...

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Pierre Cardin Cancels Vast Skyscraper Behind Venice

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The Palais Lumiere, a 245 meter-high skyscraper planned for the ex-industrial area of Marghera, 9.5 kilometers from the center of Venice, will not now be built. Public and government opposition has forced fashion tycoon Pierre Cardin to cancel plans ...

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Pierre Cardin To Build Venice Skyscraper

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Venice has approved a 60-storey tower designed and funded by fashion designer Pierre Cardin, reported British online publication BDonline. It will be the centerpiece of a vast project to build a whole new suburb on reclaimed land north of the histori...

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