Matilde Cassani studied Architecture in Milano and Barcelona. Her practice reflects the spatial implications of cultural pluralism in the contemporary Western urban context. Matilde Cassani often moves on the border between architecture, installation and event design. Her works have been showcased in many cultural institutions, galleries and published in several magazines. She has been a resident fellow at "Akademie Schloss Solitude" in Stuttgart and at the "Headlands Center for the Arts" in San Fransisco. Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York hosted her exhibition "Sacred Spaces in Profane Buildings" in September 2011. She moreover designed the National Pavilion of The Kingdom of Bahrain at the XIII Venice Architecture Biennale in 2012 and she took part of the XIV Venice Architecture Biennale (Monditalia) with the piece "Countryside worship", acquired by the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
- Lecture 24 JULY (slot 1)