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Independent Landscape – Pavilion of the Republic of Armenia

at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia



Commissioner: Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Armenia, Vartan Karapetian


Curator: Sarhat Petrosyan

Venue: Holy Cross Armenian Church, Mekhitarist Congregation; Calle dei Armeni, San Marco 965/A, Venice



With the support of Ministry of Culture of Armenia, Boghossian Foundation, Renco S.p.A. and Vahe Gabrache.


In partnership with the TUMO Center for Creative Technologies, Mekhitarist Congregation, Embassy of Armenia to Italy and urbanlab Yerevan.



Contributors: Arthur Lumen, Hamlet Petrosyan, Katharina Roters, Levon Abrahamian, Misak Khostikyan, Sevada Petrossian, Vahan Abgaryan, Vahan Ishkhanyan, Zaven Khachikyan.



Exhibitors: SP2 | Architecture and Planning, Vost Carpenters (Vanadzor)


Coordinators: Armine Shahbazyan (Armenia), Genni Fortunato (Rome) and Yesai Nahapetyan (Venice)


English translations by Sona Hovhannisyan
Editor for Armenian texts Anahit Harutyunyan

Pavilion catalogue by MEDIAPOLIS Creative Projects Bureau 
Pavilion catalogue design by Arsen Kirakosyan

Video production by Vahe Budumyan

Website by Helix Consulting