Edible; Or, The Metabolism of Architecture

Areti Markopoulou | Lydia Kallipoliti

Interview by Marta Bugés. Edited by Evgeniya Barashkova.

urbanNext interviews Lydia Kallipoliti and Areti Markopoulou about “Edible; Or, The Metabolism of Architecture”, the 6th Tallinn Architecture Biennale will take place in September – November 2022.

In the biennale “food” is approached both literally and metaphorically. It explores architectural strategies of local production and self-sufficiency, and on the other, operations that use by-products of urban life, replacing the traditional linear systems of “make, use and dispose” with circular systems that aim to limit material and resource loss.