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Breakfast press briefing sessions – Venice

*** In August, Cymru yn Fenis / Wales in Venice kindly hosted PRESS ROOM during the Creative Time Summit. Their exhibition of film and photographic works by Helen Sear runs until 22 November 2015 ***

Venue: Cymru yn Fenis / Wales in Venice, Santa Maria Ausiliatrice, Fondamenta San Gioacchino – at end of Via Garibaldi. (midway between the Arsenale and Giardini sites)

Date: 11, 12 & 13 August 2015

Time: 8.45am – 10 am. Briefings 9am – 9.30am.

How to find us (details below map)

How to find us

Directions:
Press Room is at the Cymru yn Fenis / Wales in Venice pavilion in the Ludoteca Santa Maria Ausiliatrice, Castello 450, just past the end of via Garibaldi. It is easily accessible from both the Giardini and the Arsenale biennale venues and vaporetto stops.

The closest vaporetto stop is: Giardini/Biennale

from Giardini/Biennale: 550 meters
take the tree lined street (via Garibaldi) in front of the vaporetto line 1 stop. (The Serra dei Giardini is on the right at the beginning of the street.) At the end of the street, turn right on the wide street (also called via Garibaldi). At the end of the street, take the fondamenta on the left side of the canal. This is Fondamenta San Gioacchino. Cross the bridge and go towards the end of the fondamenta. The Ludoteca Santa Maria Ausiliatrice and Press Room are on your left.

from Arsenale vaporetto stop: 750 meters
Cross the bridge and walk along the Riva San Biagio towards the Giardini. Just after the second bridge, turn left on via Garibaldi. At the end of the street, take the fondamenta on the left side of the canal. This is Fondamenta San Gioacchino. Cross the bridge and go towards the end of the fondamenta. The Ludoteca Santa Maria Ausiliatrice and Press Room are on your left.

After Press Room to arrive at the Arsenale biennale venue and Creative Time summit: 400 meters
Return to via Garibaldi. Turn right on the fourth street after the church, Calle Nuova (4th street after the church). At Rio de la Tana (communist party offices on your left), turn left. Cross the bridge on the right. The entrance to the Arsenale is on your right on Campiello Tana.

Hosting supported by Cymru yn Fenis / Wales in Venice

The Cymru yn Fenis / Wales in Venice exhibition is commissioned and managed by the Arts Council of Wales and Wales Arts International with support and collaboration from the Welsh Government and British Council.