Acqua In Piazza – Waterline

Acqua in Piazza – Waterline

Scroll across the multi-site exhibition that was held in and around St Mark’s Square from November 2016 to January 2017 to commemorate Aqua Granda 1966/2016. Venues for the installations are shown in order of height relative to water level (explained…

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ARTICO. ULTIMA FRONTIERA

ARTICO. ULTIMA FRONTIERA

Summit on Climate Change VENICE, MARCH 6, 2017 h. 10.00 am / Ca’ Foscari University of Venice. The program includes a talk by Jane Da Mosto about Water levels in Venice, trends and adaptations.    

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L’acqua E La Piazza

L’acqua e la Piazza

Dedicated to Francesco Valcanover. Exhibitions, publications and discussions to explore the life of Piazza San Marco, within the project ‘Aqua Granda 1966 - 2016’ of the City of Venice  at the Olivetti Showroom and Piazza San Marco Area. 4 November…

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Preliminary Survey: Refererendum For Venice

Preliminary survey: Refererendum for Venice

wahv commissioned the Fondazione Ca’Foscari to carry out a professional survey among Venetian residents regarding a referendum to divide the Municipality between Mestre and Venice-islands and lagoon. [Historically, this is the way it was until the Mussolini era when the…

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Expert Legal Advice

Expert Legal Advice

wahv purely with the aim to improve the quality of the current debate in Venice regarding the possibility of a Referendum to subdivide the local administration between Venice and the mainland, also commissioned an expert in Public and Institutional Law…

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2016 Theatrum Mundi

2016 Theatrum Mundi

CULTURE BEYOND TOURISM In July 2016, TM and wahv have organised a second workshop in Venice specifically on CULTURE BEYOND TOURISM. We live in an era of planetary tourism. Tourism accounts for 9% of global GDP and is climbing. One…

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Field Studies Of The Venetian Lagoon

Field Studies of the Venetian Lagoon

Field Studies of the Venetian Lagoon Photography Exhibition and Creative Laboratory Torre Massimiliana, Island of Sant’Erasmo 7 July - 7 August 2016 'Field Studies’ is a collaboration between a conservationist and a photographer; the starting point is their common interest…

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World Bank Symposium Understanding Risk 2016

World Bank Symposium Understanding Risk 2016

World Bank Symposium: Understanding Risk 2016, Arsenale di Venezia 19 May 2016 5x15: 5 outstanding individuals have 15 minutes to tell stories about ‘risk’ Speech “Threats to Venice” by Jane da Mosto UR2016 Other speakers: Marcus du Sautoy, Charles Simonyi Professor…

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2016 Forum Futuro Arsenale

2016 Forum Futuro Arsenale

The movement that began in 2012 to monitor and contribute to the revitalisation of the enormous Arsenale compendium has now formalised its existence as a non-profit organisation. The interests of over 30 local groups are represented by this coordinating body.…

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2015 Mirabilia Venezia

2015 Mirabilia Venezia

wahv helped with PR during the launch of Mirabilia and continues to look for funding and partnership opportunities. Mirabilia combines art and creativity, manual skills and top quality artisan work with offering work opportunities for men and women in difficulty.…

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Villa Frankestein

Villa Frankestein

The seeds that grew into wahv were planted in 2010 during the collaboration with muf art/architecture for the XII Architecture Biennale. What began as a techno-scientific brief to develop a system for portraying the characteristics of the salt marsh and a commitment…

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Villa Frankenstein – The Venice Lagoon

Villa Frankenstein – The Venice Lagoon

Life in the Lagoon – a General Outline Amidst the splendour and magic, it is difficult to remember that Venice was founded in adversity, on tiny islands amidst swamps, out of reach of the marauding barbarians from northern Europe. These…

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