CO-EVOLUTION - Danish/Chinese collaboration on sustainable urban development in China, which won the Golden Lion at the architectural biennial of Venice in 2006 and toured the world.

Exhibition Period 13 October 2006 - 11 February 2007

Biennale Co-Evolution 2006

The world premiere of CO-EVOLUTION took place at the 10th International Architecture Exhibition at the Venice Biennale in 2006, where it constituted Denmark's official contribution. For the first time ever Denmark won the main prize, the prestigious Golden Lion Award for best national pavilion with CO-EVOLUTION.

CO-EVOLUTION has afterwards been on a world tour to Beijing, NYC, Shanghai, Xi'an, São Paulo, London, Manchester, Aarhus, Aalborg and Copenhagen.

CQU, Tongji, Tsinghua og XAUAT










"We believe that the architect of the 21st century should be engaged and play an important role in what seems to be the most massive changes in the history of mankind - the sustainable development of better living conditions for the many."

Kent Martinussen, Commisioner, CEO
Danish Architecture Centre

"We need to acknowledge and take advantage of different experiences, ideas and knowledge if we are to create a sustainable future for all."

Henrik Valeur, Curator


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