Year founded: 2009
Organiser: Colombo Art Biennale (Pvt) Ltd


The first Art Biennale in Sri Lanka.

The Colombo Art Biennale (CAB) is the largest and most significant
contemporary art manifestation in Sri Lanka.

It is a modest manifestation of a biennale in terms of scale and design.

CAB aims to strengthen the platform and enhance awareness of Sri Lankan contemporary art and culture both within Sri Lanka and around the globe.

CAB promotes local artists, both established and emerging through innovative programmes. The Colombo Art Biennale highlights the best of the best contemporary visual arts in its various mediums.

Founder and director of the Colombo Art Biennale is Annoushka Hempel.