After close to 60 years of exhibitions featuring the work of some of Canada?s most celebrated artists and architects, the Canada Pavilion in Venice, Italy is undergoing a major, $3-million restoration. The designated heritage building...Show More Summary
After a major solo presentation at the U.S. pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale, artist Mark Bradford is back in Los Angeles with a show of new works.
Neighbourhood: Where Álvaro meets Aldo edited by Nuno Grande, Roberto CremascoliHatje Cantz, 2017Paperback, 208 pagesOf the many countries that participate in the Venice Architecture Biennale, Portugal is one of those that does not have a home in the Giardini. Show More Summary
Artist Im Heung-soon (b.1969) has illuminated through various art forms and video works the lives of ordinary people who were alienated and sacrificed in the course of the modern history of Korea. At the 2015 Venice Biennale, Im wonShow More Summary
The curators of Dimensions of Citizenship, the U.S. Pavilion exhibition at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale, today announced that they will present film and video works that explore multiple perspectives?narrative, speculative, or impressionistic?in the pavilion?s rotunda. Show More Summary
La Biennale di Venezia has today announced the appointment of Hayward Gallery Director Ralph Rugoff as the Curator the 58th International Art Exhibition to be held in Venice in 2019. The dates of the 58th International Art Exhibition have now been confirmed and the Biennale will be held in Venice from May 11th to November 24th, 2019. Show More Summary
Artists Michal Cole and Ekin Onat explore issues of gender at the Venice Biennale’s Pavilion of Humanity
GR Gallery is presenting a group show featuring five artists, represented by the gallery, who are now participating at the 57th Venice Biennale: Alberto Biasi, Franco Costalonga, Nadia Costantini, Sandi Renko, Claudio Rotta Loria. This...Show More Summary
Every year that I’ve been to the Venice Film Festival—this is my third—I’ve had the privilege of participating in the U.S. Critic’s panel for the Biennale College, a filmmaking program now in its fifth year at Venice. It’s a simple but...Show More Summary
Back in June, after the Grenfell Fire, I wrote Let's celebrate the work of Khadija Saye about a young artist/photographer who was one of the victims of the fire. At the time, a BBC programme was due... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
The exhibition will “grapple with the meaning of citizenship” “Dimensions of Citizenship”—that’s the title of the United States’ contribution the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale. The upcoming exhibition at the event’s U.S. pavilion will explore architecture’s impact on the meaning of citizenship from policy to immigration and the lived experience. Show More Summary
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) and the University of Chicago jointly announced today their selection by the U.S. Department of State to serve as co-commissioners of the United States Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale. Show More Summary
There are fundamental ties between film and fascism. Film festivals and fascism share a troubled history that extends back to 1932, when the Venice Biennale initiated a dedicated film track, effectively inventing the film festival. Awards to best actor and actress were called, “Great Gold Medals of the National Fascist Association for Entertainment.” The earliest...
The Goethe Institut Mumbai/Max Mueller Bhavan presents FABRIK: On the Circulation of Data, Goods and People, the German Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2015. The exhibition, supported by ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen), Germany, will be held across Gallery MMB (Goethe-Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan, Kalaghoda) and Chemould Prescott Road. Show More Summary
Another kind of wealth — one rich with Northwest artists — thrives outside the official Seattle Art Fair by Emily Pothast I f the Seattle Art Fair is Seattle's answer to the Venice Biennale, then perhaps Out of Sight is our answer to that time Yayoi Kusama stood outside the 1966 Biennale peddling shiny mirrored balls for $2 each. Show More Summary
June 2015 I visited Venice to see the Biennial (or the Biennale). When leaving the Arsenale there is a narrow alley between two old buildings. There I found these rags: Okwui Enwezo curated the 56th Art Biennale of Venice. (See Labiennale at Google) which had the subtitle All The World’s Futures. Show More Summary
In 1964, when Robert Rauschenberg became the first contemporary American artist to win the Grand Prize in painting at the Venice Biennale, it signaled the beginning of a tumultuous cultural shift, fixing the world?s gaze on American art. Show More Summary
Southeast Asia scores both hits and misses at the 57th Venice Biennale — one more so than the other
This week, the Venice Biennale's photo problem, the importance of Jimmie Durham's claim to Cherokee heritage, the politics of fire, the state of queerness, dissecting Munch's "The Scream," and more. The post Required Reading appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The exhibition Making Heimat. Germany, Arrival Country, which DAM created and curated for the German Pavilion at the 15th International Venice Architecture Biennale, is presented on two floors at the DAM and features updated and expanded subject matter as well as documentation and a review of the German Pavilion in Venice. Show More Summary