北京當代藝術基金會(Beijing Contemporary Art Foundation)已委托大都會建筑事務所(OMA)擔當第56屆威尼斯雙年展2015中國館的相關設計工作。中國館將以“民間未來(Other Future)”呼應雙年展的總主題“全世界的未來”，邀請中國當代藝術主流視野之外的一群個性十足的創作者，呈現他們多年來持續構建的人文創造、思想對話和旺盛的生命力，這其中包括譚盾，劉家琨，陸揚，吳文光(草場地工作站)與文慧(生活舞蹈工作室)等人。
OMA has won an international competition to design Pont Jean-Jacques Bosc, a bridge across the river Garonne in Bordeaux, France, that will link the municipalities of Bègles and Floriac. The 44m by 545m bridge, which will act as "a generous new public space" and "an urban planning intervention" for the city, giving priority to pedestrian traffic, is the first to be realized by OMA. It is scheduled for completion in 2018.
According to Clément Blanchet, director of OMAFrance, the bridge "is not the ‘event’ in the city, but a platform that can accommodate events of the city [...it] may be the least technical, least lyrical, but [it is] the most concise and effective structural solution.”
The architect's description of the project, after the break...