News

Jonathan Watkins takes the helm at Manif d’art 9 – The Quebec City Biennial
Cristina Ricupero and Jörg Heiser named Artistic Directors for Busan Biennale 2018
Berlin Biennale’s SCHOOL OF ANXIETY in Nairobi
Taming Y/Our Passion – Theme and Concept of Aichi Triennale 2019
The Cerveira Biennial announces the International Competition
Baltic Triennial 13 to take place in all three Baltic countries from May to November 2018
56 Artists Announced for 38th Edition of EVA International
Shenzhen’s new international contemporary art biennial to open in May 2018
The second edition of TRIO – Three-Dimensional Rio International Biennial
Open Letter on the Future of Documenta
London’s Art Night Open Call for proposals
Taipei Biennial Announces Mali Wu and Francesco Manacorda as 2018 Co-Curators
Open Call: Icelandic Pavilion at the 58th Venice Biennale
We don’t need another hero – 10th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art
Shoair Mavlian announced as new Director of Photoworks
Ralph Rugoff named artistic director of the 2019 Venice Biennale
Curators Announced for 2019 Whitney Biennial
Artists and Curators call for five steps to protect political autonomy of documenta
Artists of the 21st Biennale of Sydney Announced
Iris Dressler and Hans D. Christ announced as conveners of the Third Bergen Assembly
Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture opens this week in Shenzhen
Busan Biennale 2018 seeks Artistic Director
Brazil’s official participation in the 16th International Architecture Exhibition in Venice
Land Art Mongolia 2018: Call for proposals
Manifesta 12 Palermo concept released: The Planetary Garden. Cultivating Coexistence.
The XIth edition of the Florence Biennale comes to close
11th Rencontres de Bamako – African Biennale of Photography Announces Prize Winners
Desert X announces second edition, expanded curatorial and executive team
SUD2017 to be held in early December in Cameroon
JIWA: Jakarta Biennale 2017

Highlights

After completion of the Pilot project Oslo to launch new art biennial in 2019

The Agency for Cultural Affairs, City of Oslo announces the launch of the City’s first art biennial in public space—a field characterized by complexity, contingency and shifting realities. The inaugural …
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Ghetto Biennale / Geto Byenal 2009-2015

The Ghetto Biennale is a cross-cultural arts festival held in two adjacent informal neighbourhoods in Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti, called Lakou Cheri and Ghetto Leanne. It is hosted by …
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Exodus: the 4th Mediterranean Biennial of Contemporary Art

Anne Murray, talks to Sadek Rahim and Tewfik Ali Chaouche, curators and co-founders of the Mediterranean Biennial of Contemporary Art of Oran, about the past, present and future of the Algerian biennial.
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The Art of the Possible: With and Against documenta 14

by Andrew Stefan Weiner

The obvious reason that some critics have cast Szymczyk and his team as morally superior “social justice warriors” is that it is much easier to fling stereotypes than it is to work through the complex implications of the fundamental message that this documenta means to communicate. At the core of this sprawling, wildly ambitious, sometimes incoherent, but certainly worthwhile exhibition lies a deceptively simple proposition: that art can and should serve the cause of justice, but not always in the ways we might expect.
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Exhibitions Calendar

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Events

NYC: 22 February 2018

Curator’s Perspective: Gabi Ngcobo
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BERGEN: 27 February 2018

How to triennial? Bergen Assembly as a case
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SYDNEY: 15 March 2018

Ai Weiwei in Conversation: 21st Biennale of Sydney Keynote
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