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#Venice Biennale

Travel Picks: World's Best Nightlife Destinations For Post50 Crowd

Posted 12.23.2011 | Fifty

We've all seen it: the seemingly endless lines of dangerously high stilettos and sopping slicked-back hair. Teens and college kids (perhaps even some ...

WATCH: Paddy Johnson, The Fiery Wit Behind Art Fag City

Crane.tv | Posted 12.05.2011 | Arts
Crane.tv

'Gallery Goer Asks The Question, What Is This Shit?' - Paddy Johnson knows all about art and why sometimes it's really not that great. Born and raised...

Christian Marclay Fires Back At Museum Charging $200 To See His Work

Posted 10.18.2011 | Arts

Update: The MFA contends that the $200 fee is for the opening party of the Linde Family Wing, which will include live music, drinks, full catering, pe...

WATCH: Birth And Death At Venice Biennale: An Interview With Christian Boltanski

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 10.10.2011 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

It's not every day that a journalist becomes part of a work of art. In a stroke of autobiographical fervor a few years ago Christian Boltanski had so...

Venice Film Festival Announces Full Lineup: Our Most Anticipated Movie Picks

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 09.26.2011 | Home

The full line-up for the 68th annual Venice Film Festival was announced Thursday morning in Rome. Part of the Biennale, the festival will run from Aug...

Federico Diaz' Robot-Assembled Sculpture

VernissageTV | Posted 09.05.2011 | Arts
VernissageTV

Prague-based artist Federico Díaz is known for his work that combines art and technology. For the 54th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di ...

Art Made of Spider Silk?

Evie Evangelou | Posted 08.22.2011 | Style
Evie Evangelou

An imperial treasure that appears to be spun of gold is quite the stylish show-stopper, enough to enchant the most discerning trendsetters. This is spun gossamer.

A Temple of Transience At The Venice Biennale

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.09.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

By Kiša Lala On an island collapsing under stress hordes of artists, collectors, honeymooners and the business end of art convened for another bienn...

Art Basel Begins

Posted 08.14.2011 | Arts

Today Art Basel, referred to as "the Olympics of the art world," opened in Basel, Switzerland. This year, 300 galleries from 35 countries are showing ...

James Franco's Latest Project

Posted 08.10.2011 | Arts

In between his movies, his stint on "General Hospital" and getting his PhD at Yale, James Franco has also found the time to collaborate with his frien...

The 54th Venice Biennale: And the Winner Is...

Artlog | Posted 08.07.2011 | Arts
Artlog

The results are in for the 54th Venice Biennale's award recipients.

Venice Biennale Gold Lion Winner: Christian Marclay's 'The Clock'

latimes.com | Posted 08.06.2011 | Arts

"The Clock" -- the art installation piece that uses snippets from films and television to keep real 24-hour time -- has earned its creator, Christian ...

Roman & Dasha's Yacht Angers Locals At Venice Biennale

The Observer | Tom Kington Rome | Posted 08.06.2011 | Arts

There can be no doubt that Roman Abramovich's enormous yacht Luna is enjoying the spotlight this summer as it tours the Mediterranean. But the citizen...

PHOTOS: Best Of The Venice Biennial

Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts

The Venice Biennial is the Olympics of the art contemporary art world. This year's International Art Exhibition is ILLUMINazioni (ILLUMINations) and i...

Haiti, Iraq's First Appearance At Venice Biennale

cnn.com | Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts

(CNN) -- Some of the world's most troubled nations, including Haiti, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe and Iraq, are to take part in the pres...

Highlights From the 54th Venice Biennale 2011

Artlog | Posted 08.01.2011 | Arts
Artlog

Long hailed as the world's most prestigious forum for contemporary art, this year's celebration largely focuses on innovation, youth, and global transformation.

James Franco's Art Debut At Venice Biennale Delayed

The Independent | Posted 07.30.2011 | Arts

James Franco's metamorphosis into a modern-day Renaissance man has been unstoppable. An actor with a gamut of Hollywood films to his name, he has writ...

WATCH: Lindsay Lohan's Latest Film By Richard Phillips

Evan J. Garza | Posted 07.27.2011 | Arts
Evan J. Garza

Still from 'Lindsay Lohan.' a film directed by Richard Phillips Sailing through the busy canals of Venice, Italy next month will be a giant mobile vi...

PHOTOS: 10 Cybernetic Buildings

Tom Mallory | Posted 07.25.2011 | Arts
Tom Mallory

As I set about writing on "interactive architecture" this week, I was struck by the semantic challenges and numerous connotations of "interactivity." ...

WATCH: James Franco's New Art Project 'Rebel'

ARTINFO | Posted 07.18.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

How meteoric is actor James Franco's art career? This meteoric: mere months after having his first solo gallery show at Berlin 's Peres Projects follo...

Venice Biennale 2011: A Comprehensive Guide

ARTINFO | Posted 08.02.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

VENICE-- The 2011 iteration of the Venice Biennale, that art-world exhibition that combines the Olympic thrill of awards -- the Golden Lion for best i...

Hollywood: Art and Oscars

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman

I wonder if the less than stellar results of the last Oscars, with its low voltage and sagging viewership, will make the Hollywood weasels -- clearly in need of inspiration -- turn to the world of art.

PHOTOS: TOP TEN: Street Art Moments Of The Decade

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

While many of the antecedents of our modern Street Art movement can be traced to the 1960's, the last 10 years have provided a perfect storm of demogr...

Bruce Nauman, Playing His Hand(s)

Dorothy Spears | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Dorothy Spears

With a defiant economy of materials and subject matter, the artist Bruce Nauman is able to evoke metaphysical worlds. In his first body of new work, ...

Stretching Time - In the Studio of Ahmed Alsoudani

Mark Wiener and Linda DiGusta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Mark Wiener and Linda DiGusta

When we think of violence and visual art, often what comes to mind are scenes documenting brutality and its aftermath in a linear fashion - a shot, a ...