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08/28/2012 07:59 am ET | Updated Oct 27, 2012

Venice Architecture Biennale 2012: Common Ground (VIDEO)

The 13th International Architecture Exhibition at the Venice Biennale 2012 is directed by the architect David Chipperfield. The show is titled Common Ground and takes place from August 28 until November 25, 2012 in Venice, Italy. A hundred and nineteen architects, photographers, artists, critics and scholars present 69 projects in the biennial's Central Pavilion at the Giardini and in the Arsenale.

Many of the projects have been specifically created for this exhibition. Among the participants are architects such as Zaha Hadid Architects, Norman Foster, Märkli Architekt, Herzog & de Meuron, SANAA, Ateliers Jean Nouvel, and OMA, as well as artists such as Thomas Demand, Thomas Struth, and Olafur Eliasson. The show runs until November 25, 2012.

The video below provides you with a tour of the exhibition on the professional day.

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