Venice, Italy

Venice Biennale Revealed - Preview Week

when 20 May 2021 - 24 May 2021
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 950

Join us in Venice at the very special time - opening week of the world famous Venice Biennale!

The Venice Biennale is the oldest and most prestigious art and architecture show in the world. The Venice Biennale Revealed course allows you to explore this large and complex event in the right way: through meeting the organisers and artists and having intimate conversations with experts and curators.

It is a structured and inspiring experience. We celebrate the end of the course with a gondoliere singing best Venetian songs just for you.

Target group

Venice Biennale Revealed is perfect for curious creative minds, architects and artsts, independent curators and collectors. Art and architecture lovers and students looking for inspiration and knowledge are also welcome. No prior experience is required. On average there are around 11 nationalities per group.

Course aim

Insider's knowledge
ECA will share with you 12 years of experience of organizing national pavilions, collateral and satellite events in Venice
you visit locations that are closed to public and preview parties
you get lists of names and emails with trusted contacts in Venice, from transportation to catalogue printing and venues
case studies and open conversations give you insights on structure, funding and politics of the Biennale.
engaging study of best projects provides infinite source of inspiration

Venice Biennale Sessions
The Academy is an Official Part of the Venice Biennale Sessions, an official programme of the Venice Biennale Foundation designed for educational activities during the Biennale.

Still a Venetian experience
We will share the city's hidden gems with you. We celebrate the end of the course with a gondoliere singing best Venetian songs live. Just for you.

Fee info

EUR 950: Course fee


Although limited, partial scholarships are available. Please contact us at for details.

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