Great news from viennacontemporary long time partner! Given the success of the first few months since its inception, 25th Anniversary of the illy Art Collection Installation by Robert Wilson named “THE DISH RAN AWAY WITH THE SPOON everything you can think of is true” is extended until September 10th in Venice.
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.
Preview of the 56th Venice Biennale in pictures.
Watch the video from the talk Biennial Culture: What can the Spectator learn from a Biennial?, which was held at the fair in 2014.
Read an interview with artist Irina Nakhova, who will be the first woman to represent Russia in 2015 Venice Biennale with a solo exhibition.
VIENNAFAIR The New Contemporary is grateful to the Ministry of Culture and Monument Protection of Georgia and the Embassy of Georgia in Vienna for their generous support of the special project VIENNA Duet: Georgia “Our Caucasus i. e. Chveni Kavkasioni” curated by Irena Popiashvili and the artistic directors of VIENNAFAIR Christina Steinbrecher–Pfandt and Vita Zaman.
VIENNA Talks showcases a broad spectrum of presentations, discussions, and debates with important representatives of the contemporary art scene. This year’s Talks provides an exciting and multifaceted platform for art professionals from different Eastern focus regions – people who rarely have the chance to meet each other – to represent their countries to the fullest …