Ala Champ


"A Delicate Blend Of The Creative Avant-Garde & Street Culture"


The New York Jazz Collective's Short Film Focuses On The Importance Of Positive Teaching

2017 Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism & Architecture

Not An Exhibition; But An Action (For The Future) - We Visit The Rapidly Growing City of Shenzhen In Mainland China For The Pivotal Event

Restaurant By The Sea

Championing Local On Japan's Shikoku Island of Teshima


A Special Cafe Pop-Up for Shenzhen's 7th Bi-City Biennale of Architecture & Urbanism

Artist James Lee Byar’s Golden Tower

Venezia's Monumental Installation Of Hand-Placed Gold Leaf

James Lee Byars' The Golden Tower, Venice Biennale 2017

The late artist James Lee Byars’ The Golden Tower can be seen from boat, bridge and pleasantly on the way to the Peggy Guggenheim Museum. The work is a perfect example of fine Milanese craftsmanship and considered handiwork. The tower is made up of 5 parts which were hand gilded in gold leaf by the Manetti Gilders in Milan – the same gilders who hand-applied the gold leaf on the Haunted House at Fondazione Prada. Through the organisation of Michael Werner Gallery, the 5 pieces then travelled to Venice where they arrive by boat and were installed piece by piece. On view collaterally for the La Biennale di Venezia, the 57th International Art Exhibition.

May, 2017