HOLY SEE
VATICAN CHAPELS

2018 VENICE ARCHITECTURAL BIENNALE, ISOLA DI SAN GIORGIA MAGGIORE
The Vatican City’s first ever exhibition for the Venice Architecture Biennale titled Holy See Vatican Chapels showcases a series of 10 chapels designed by architects from around the world. The experimental chapels are found on the wooded island of San Giorgio Maggiore. Each  reinterprets a geometric structure designed by the Swedish architect Erik Gunnar Asplund’s Woodland Chapel in the early 20th century.




Commissioner: Cardinale Gianfranco Ravasi

Curators: Francesco Dal Co, Micol Forti

Exhibitors: Andrew Berman, Francesco Cellini, Javier Corvalàn, Eva Prats and Ricardo Flores, Norman Foster, Teronobu Fujimori, Sean Godsell, Carla Juacaba, Smiljan Radic, Eduardo Souto de Moura, Francesco Magnani and Traudy Pelzel