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Designs for Il Teatro del Mondo, Venice: perspective

RIBApix ref no RIBA12511
Architect/DesignerRossi, Aldo (1931-1997)
Artist/PhotographerRossi, Aldo (1931-1997)
CountryItaly
CityVenice
Subject Date1979
Image Date1983
ViewExterior
StylePost Modern
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA205/11(5)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Rossi's Teatro del Mondo was designed for the Venice Biennale of 1980. Completed in November 1979 it was sailed from the boatyard to its mooring opposite the Customs House where it evoked the floating theatres of 18th century Venice.

Subject tags

theatres, Temporary structures