Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Venice Biennale


Female artists dominate the Venice Biennale for first time

April 23, 2022 3:13 pm

The result is a Biennale that puts the spotlight on artists who have been long overlooked despite prolific careers, while also investigating themes including gender norms, colonialism and climate change

Ukrainian artist makes cultural stand at Venice Biennale

April 21, 2022 2:35 pm

One of Ukraine’s most important living artists, Makov set off by car for the Biennale on March 2, squeezing in his wife, two female family friends and his 92-year-old mother

A fashion show that pretty much was a work of art

July 18, 2021 10:13 am

The lushness of Piccioli’s palette — as a designer, he is the best colorist since Yves Saint Laurent — was on full display; so was his throwaway elegance, and his generosity

‘To be more free is what the future suggests’

July 07, 2021 1:38 pm

Lebanese architect-scholar Hashim Sarkis on curating the ongoing Venice Architecture Biennale, finding new possibilities of spatial interaction and why cities matter

UNESCO exhibit in Venice focuses on rebuilding Mosul sites

May 23, 2021 10:34 am

Iraq is one of three countries participating for the first time at the Biennale, with an exhibit by Rashad Salim titled “Ark Re-Imagined” that is an artistic examination of the impact of the great flood in ancient Mesopotamia

Gandhi a figure of his time and ours: Roobina Karode, curator of India Pavilion at Venice Biennale

June 07, 2019 4:16 pm

Karode said she wanted the walls of the old Venetian building housing the pavilion to echo with the essence that is Gandhi, and this determined the choice of artists she decided to showcase.

Let’s Paint the Town

December 13, 2014 12:01 am

While art is scattered across the streets, eight venues of the Biennale are primarily heritage properties.

The East Side Story

April 12, 2012 12:00 am

The Venice Biennale is arguably one of the most prestigious contemporary art extravaganzas in the world. So when last year,Bangladesh made its debut,alongside India,with an official pavilion at the venue,there was a sudden spotlight on art from the country.

Buzz At The Biennale

June 20, 2011 12:26 am

That a faux tiger skin,placed upon an old Kashmiri carpet,lay stretched out at the entrance of the 54th Venice Biennale,is not a coincidence.

Finally,Indian pavilion at 2011 Venice Biennale

September 27, 2010 4:21 am

Venice Biennale,the most prestigious and the oldest International art festival,will finally have an Indian pavilion.