More than 40 Australian artists flood to the 56th Venice Biennale


At the 56th Venice Biennale, a large number of Australian artists will participate in the central exhibition in the new permanent pavilion in the Giardini, as well as in a number of satellite events.

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Iraqi contemporary art’s ‘invisible beauty’ at the Venice Biennale 2015


The Ruya Foundation announced representative artists of the Iraqi Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale, as well as a collaboration with Ai Weiwei.

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100 years of Armenian genocide: Venice Biennale 2015


International artists from the Armenian diaspora will mark the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide in “Armenity”, the Armenian Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale, 2015.

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Sharjah Biennial announces opening programme and participating artists


The twelfth edition of the Sharjah Biennial has announced its opening schedule from 5 to 7 March 2015, as well as the full list of 55 participating artists hailing from all corners of the world and presenting new and existing works.

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Tuvalu returns to Venice with first-ever ‘sinking’ pavilion


The Biennale’s smallest national pavilion highlights the world’s biggest issue. The small island nation of Tuvalu returns to the Venice Biennale in 2015 with a project by Taiwanese artist Vincent J. F. Huang for the second consecutive time. The first-ever … Continue reading

Indian artist Sahej Rahal on the Kochi-Muziris Biennale and finding inspiration in Mumbai – interview


Installation, performance and video artist Sahej Rahal from Mumbai talks about the city that inspires him, the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, and the importance of infusing his works with absurdity and wonder.

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First floating Antarctic Biennale to be held in 2016


Initiated by curator Nadim Samman and Russian artist Alexander Ponomarev, the inaugural Antarctic Biennale 2016 will be the first major art event to be held on the remote, icy continent.

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