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#Venice Biennale

The Venice Diaries 2015: Sisters Are Doin' It for Themselves!

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 09.07.2015 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

I'm angry. As a woman film blogger, I need twice as much effort and talent to get a quarter of the recognition that my male counterparts receive. I notice it on a daily basis and I've grown to really hate it.

Artist Asks What Reincarnation Means Across the World

The Huffington Post | Colton Valentine | Posted 07.31.2015 | Arts

“Pain slowly reappears when we try to escape from memory and oblivion. ‘Reincarnation’ does not seek to signify the emergence of an...

How To Visit Venice, According To Real Italians

La Repubblica | D | Posted 06.09.2015 | Style

By Paolo Apice Photo credits: ©Courtesy City of Venice. One of the most visited cities in the world is changing before our eyes, swallowing up qu...

NACF Fellows Bring Hawaii to the 2015 Venice Biennale

Dawn Morais | Posted 06.05.2015 | Hawaii
Dawn Morais

For the first time, the Venice Biennale in 2015 saw the introduction of two noted Hawaiian artists--Kapulani Landgraf and Kaili Chun to the famed international art exhibition.

The Venice Art Biennale 2015 in Moving Images (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 06.02.2015 | Arts

It's impossible for a single person to see all the events and exhibitions that take place during the sprawling art event that the Art Biennale in Venice, Italy, has become.

Capital and Contradiction: Okwui Enwezor's 2015 Venice Biennale

MutualArt | Posted 05.21.2015 | Arts

The Venice Biennale is built on paradox and contradiction: against the grain of globalization, the Biennale follows a model of representation by nation-states, and its non-commercial structure is undermined by the extravagant cost of mounting an exhibition there.

The Venice Biennale and the Irony of Miuccia Prada's Sinking Like a Lampedussa Refugee Boat

Rodrigo Cañete | Posted 05.19.2015 | Arts
Rodrigo Cañete

This year's Venice Biennale might unintentionally bring the answers we have been waiting for when trying to understand the role of art in a world where genocide and human extermination appear as something to be aware of but not to get involved with.

This Venice Biennale Is Dedicated to an Artist Who Evokes the Eroticism That Lies Underneath Self-Destruction

Rodrigo Cañete | Posted 06.23.2015 | Arts
Rodrigo Cañete

His conceptualism achieves somethings apparently impossible which is to be experienced at an emotional level. The way, however, his work has been read till now, insists on transforming his pieces into a visual representation of some aspects of continental social philosophy.

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Heartbreaking Artwork Pays Tribute To Young Female Martyrs Around The World | Priscilla Frank | Posted 04.14.2015 | Arts

Photo by Doug Schwab "At first, it's deceptively simple," artist Patricia Cronin explained to The Huffington Post. "But then you start to thi...

10 of My Favorite Things From 2014

Patricia Zohn | Posted 02.22.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

2014 was a year of great personal sadness for me. Herewith a short list of things that pierced the veil.

Beacon Art Creates Bronze for West Point

Jack Meyer | Posted 10.25.2014 | Arts
Jack Meyer

Beacon Art Shortwave Gallery, located in the bucolic seaside hamlet of Stone Harbor, NJ, is home to a diverse array of contemporary artwork. Gary Jacketti, a classically trained sculptor, founded Beacon Art in 2009. His latest masterpiece, Goodbye, is a tribute to US military families.

The Biennale, the Bungalow, and the Birds (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 08.29.2014 | Arts

The choreographer William Forsythe developed a new acoustic performance for Bungalow Germania, the German Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale...

Three Awesome Female Agitators Curate U.S. Pavilion at Biennale

J. Michael Welton | Posted 08.05.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

The partners are looking at the issues of labor, gender, economics, and governments -- to examine how architecture contributes not just to the built environment, but to the world as a whole. The intent is to think not just about how great design affects the world, but how the practice itself does.

The Venice Architecture Biennale of 2014

Patricia Zohn | Posted 08.04.2014 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

Rem Koolhaas deconstructs buildings to see what makes them work.

Outsider Art in Paris During the FIAC

Vivian Norris | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Vivian Norris

Outsider Art is no longer on the fringe, but it still takes a special soul and wanting to see and understand to truly stand in front of these works and grasp what is often beyond straightforward aesthetic understanding.

Diversity Abounds in Asian Art

Hope Gainer | Posted 11.10.2013 | Arts
Hope Gainer

Indeed, Art Stage Singapore is living up to its tagline, "We Are Asia." Ensuring that visitors get to understand Asian art in the proper context through the region/country specific platforms.

(R)evolution at the Venice Biennale: Jungian Visions, Floating Time & the Holy Grail Revive Italy as a Leader of Global Culture

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 11.16.2013 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

Cruising to the Lido in Venice, I passed daily between two iconic sights that challenge the splendor of the eternal city...

Argentine Artists at the Venice Biennale

David Galenson | Posted 11.06.2013 | Arts
David Galenson

Argentine artists have produced a great deal of innovative work since the mid-20th century, but their efforts have been largely overlooked in the artistic centers of Europe and North America.

Surreal, Overcrowded And Absolutely Gorgeous Photos Of China

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.09.2013 | Arts

Beijing-based artist Wang Qingsong has watched his homeland's epic transformation since the Cultural Revolution, observing China's boom in population,...

Il Palazzo Enciclopedico

Francis Levy | Posted 10.07.2013 | Travel
Francis Levy

Il Enciclopedio Palazzo Del Mundo was a creation of Marino Auriti an Italian immigrant who ran a auto body shop in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. It w...

Venice Biennale Highlight: LACMA's Michael Govan Talks About "Prima Materia" and Global Art

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 10.06.2013 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

In recent years, two of its most prominent exhibition spaces -- Palazzo Grassi and Punta della Dogana -- have been adapted by architect Tadao Ando to be added to the local stage by a French potentate who needed a proper showcase for his collection of postwar and contemporary art.

ERARTA: Russian Art's Iconoclastic Window on the World

Simon Hewitt | Posted 09.15.2013 | Arts
Simon Hewitt

Erarta is far more than just a museum. It hosts plays, concerts and lectures, and its two five-floor wings -- linked by a space-age foyer -- also enclose a commercial art gallery, temporary exhibition halls, print store, fashion boutique, cinema, café, restaurant and 100 staff.

Madonna & Monkey-Business: London's Russian Week Forges Ahead

Simon Hewitt | Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts
Simon Hewitt

Russian Week in London (May 31-June 5) was full of surprises. Bonhams had the top lot and Sotheby's the worst sale. Expect Halley's Comet to return be...

Back Fom the Biennale, Venice 2013

Erica Firpo | Posted 08.18.2013 | Travel
Erica Firpo

Venice. Floating city, contemporary art contradiction. The Venice Biennale is a six-month celebration of contemporary art, and in part a celebration of the ancient archipelago that refuses to be defined.

Nudes in Venice: Interview With Ellen Altfest

Ridley Howard | Posted 08.14.2013 | Arts
Ridley Howard

"I do really get into that small space in the painting. I like the rounded shape of that armpit, that's kind of pleasing to me. Separating the parts of the model from the rest of the body is a way I can claim them and make them my own, and turn them into compositions."