*Hortus Venezia is a project aiming to repurpose abandoned venitian greenspace through architecture, art and design in a sustainable aim.
It’s considering the local social and biological history & actual reality of the milieu as a case study on our modern structural challenge :
- Reintroducing creatively and through time ecosystems in the city -
The concept is to interconnect historical gardens & natural urban zone of Venice in a network of installations.
The Hortus circuit will have for goal to oversee relations between Urban realities and Nature in new angles.
*Creating a new vision and stream of ideas investing the present and future of Venitians abandoned green spacesby mapping,
interconnecting and repurposing them from a local to an international perspective.
Hortus is an interdisciplinary space-development program working towards transformative change in a creative & sustainable way.
*we offer to actors of architecture,design and artthe opportunity to take over those unused urban green zone to study and deliver innovative solution,
from heritage to legacy in a scientific frame, engaging with all.
*Following the paradigme to :
There creative vision taking Venice as an incredible ground for a case study catalyzing sustainability.
The First phase
A series of TALKS of actors from various horizon and expert in there fields during Venice architecture biennale.
The Second phase
The innovative application and pragmatic action.
HORTUS aim is to discover potential efficiencies, innovations and improvements in terms of sustainability in relationship to creative fields.
Hortus paradigm is a methodological innovative tool.
*Our values are :
.Supporting freedom within a Framework
A common base of targets and guidelines to act in sustainability and ensure the highest level of best practice reached, while letting each actor create the specific solutions most relevant to its field by taking natural, local and social ressources into account and understanding where impacts are.
This means spurring actor to innovate with processes that have more positive social and environmental impact, while ensuring they stay true to their own identity and values to develop knowledgeable decision making process and steer strategy and structure in a responsible way.
.Going beyond social compliance
Social sustainability encompasses attention on working conditions and the need to preserve work in the state of art.
In other words supporting protagonists so that they meet the standards laid out in our code of conduct.
Measuring the environment foot print and translating the values and performance of the project in a socio economical frame.