We are very happy to announce that curator and artist Walter Seidl will be contributing to the #viennacontemporaryMag in the upcoming months. In the first post he writes about the presence of Eastern European artists at the Venice Biennale.
The fifth Moscow International Biennale for Young Art curated by Nadim Samman is definitely among the must see exhibitions this summer. The main Biennale project ‘Deep Inside’ situated at Trekhgornaya Manufacture — one of Moscow’s oldest textile mills features 87 works by 93 artists, selected from over 2000 applications.
The eleventh edition of Manifesta opened in Zurich last weekend with 250 art works, 130 artists and the title: ‘What People Do for Money: Some Joint Ventures’ curated by German artist Christian Jankowski.
I met the curator of the 8th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art Juan A. Gaitán after his talk at the Kunsthalle Wien to find out more about the upcoming 8th Berlin Biennale and his opinion on the contemporary art scene in Berlin.
We asked British art historian Ruth Addison and Zane Onckule, the program director at kim? Contemporary Art Centre, to give us a look behind the scenes at The Fifth Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art.
The Fifth Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art will be held from 19 September – 20 October 2013 at Manege in Moscow. The Curator is Catherine de Zegher. The Commissioner and Artistic Director of the Biennale is Joseph Backstein.
For many years Samara has been a closed city as Soviet and Russian space rockets have been – and still are – produced there. In the meanwhile, this magnificent old city on the Volga river has opened up for its citizens, international business, tourists, and most important: the arts.