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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How do you solve a problem like “Australia”? Royal Academy curator on the pain and pleasure of ‘nation shows’ – interview


Kathleen Soriano, Director of Exhibitions of London’s Royal Academy of the Arts, defends “Australia” the exhibit, which received mixed reviews.

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Asian Art Biennial 2011: 40 artists from New Zealand to Kazakhstan – event alert


Forty Asian artists are participating in the 2011 Asian Art Biennial. Curator Iris Shu-Ping Huang has asked each to reflect upon today’s “M-shaped” Asian society.

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