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Melissa Chiu to curate the Honolulu Biennial 2021
Contour Biennale 9 enters the third and final ‘Waning Crescent Moon Phase’
Digital open call – Festive greeting card to mark Photowork’s 25th anniversary
New documenta fellowship program for international curators and researchers
David Breslin and Adrienne Edwards to curate the 2021 Whitney Biennial
34th Bienal de São Paulo will launch solo shows ahead of the main exhibition
Gwangju Biennale 2020: Minds Rising, Spirits Tuning
Sonsbeek comes back with a double edition sonsbeek20-24
Call for applications for European Media Artists in Residence Exchange programme
Kyiv Biennial 2019 will focus on the political and social role of modern technology
7th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art “Stasis / Taking A Stance”
The concept and artists list announced for the inaugural Stellenbosch Triennale in 2020
The Chicago Architecture Biennial “And Other Such Stories” opens this Thursday
2019 Asian Art Biennial announces participating artists
2020 Adelaide Biennial artists announced
Busan Biennale Sea Art Festival 2019
The 16th Istanbul Biennial, with the title The Seventh Continent, opens today
Tallinn Photomonth Contemporary Art Biennial opened its fifth edition
The 22nd Biennale of Sydney – NIRIN – announces 98 artists, creatives and collectives
21st Contemporary Art Biennial Sesc_Videobrasil – Imagined Communities
Bamako Encounters announces artist list and title: Streams of Consciousness
The Lagos Biennial Curatorial Intensive Programme – Open Call
Toronto Biennial of Art announces programs for its inaugural edition
Liverpool Biennial is recruiting Production Manager and Marketing and Communications Coordinator
steirischer herbst ’19 – The full program schedule is now online
Biennale Jogja Equator #5 title and artist list
10th Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art opening days program
Artists condemn the decision to close part of the Aichi Triennale as an act of censorship


Desert X Saudi Arabia franchise prompts three board members to resign

Desert X, the biennial of public art taking place in Coachella Valley has announced its first international franchise in Saudi Arabia. Three of 14 members on the organization’s board of directors resigned over the decision, including: artists Ed Ruscha, art historian and curator Yael Lipschutz and philanthropist Tristan Milanovich.
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Aichi Triennale organizes International Forum amid accusations of alleged censorship

Aichi Triennale Organizing Committee has organized a forum to publicly discuss the conflict between the Triennale organizers and some of the participating artists, who explained their positions in the open letter IN DEFENSE OF FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION published on our website in August.
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The Shoreline Dilemma – inaugural edition of the Toronto Biennial of Art launches this weekend

The Shoreline Dilemma, the inaugural edition of the Toronto Biennial of Art (the Biennial), launches on Saturday, September 21, 2019, with special opening weekend programming. The Exhibition, presented across several sites throughout the 72-day event, remains on view until December 1, 2019.
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Bruno Latour and Martin Guinard announce the concept for Taipei Biennial 2020

The curators of the Taipei Biennial 2020, Bruno Latour and Martin Guinard announced the concept for the upcoming exhibition. Having recently arrived in Taiwan to conduct a curatorial research trip, they officially shared their curatorial concept and research plan for the upcoming Taipei Biennial, to be titled: “You and I don’t live on the same planet”— New Diplomatic Encounters.
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Daniela Arriado on Screen City Biennial

Watch our exclusive interview with Daniela Arriado, Director and Curator of the Screen City Biennial – an exhibition dedicated to the expanded moving image in public space taking place in …
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Exhibitions Calendar

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LUMUMBASHI: 26-29 Oct 2019

Forum Days @ Biennale de Lubumbashi
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SYDNEY: 15-17 Nov 2019

The CIMAM 2019 Annual Conference
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Oslo Biennalen City Screen Biennial