Pussyfooting around: The Fifth Moscow Biennale – picture feast


The Fifth Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art 2013, curated by Catherine de Zegher, avoids any confrontational content and wins the praise of state’s media and politicians for its poetical displays.

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Boosting Russia’s contemporary art: how can it be done? Art Moscow’s Creative Director explains


In an interview with Russia Behind The Headlines in June 2013, Art Moscow Creative Director Eric Schlosser discusses the strengths and weaknesses of Russia’s contemporary art scene and what can be done to boost it.

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Emerging replaces established: Chinese artists at 2012 Biennale of Sydney


A shift in the Biennale of Sydney Chinese artist selection mirrors the curatorial perspective of Australia’s influential White Rabbit Collection. Among the 101 artists on show, the eighteenth Biennale of Sydney, which opened to the public on 27 June 2012, … Continue reading