Marina) at the Venice Biennale, 2011 Courtesy the artist and Gallery Gisela Capitain. Photo: Gautier Deblonde

That lovely photo of Salma Hayek was taken just last night at a dinner held during the Venice Biennale, one of the world's biggest contemporary art festivals. And while Hayek was busy celebrating the 'Il Mondo Vi Appartiene' exhibit, we'd be happy just to talk about this outfit. (And wait til...

The 54th International Art Exhibition, directed by Bice Curiger, opens to the public on Saturday June 4th at the Giardini and Arsenale (Preview on June 1-2-3), and elsewhere around Venice. The show is titled ILLUMInations, and will be set up in the Central Pavilion at Giardini and at the...

The Venice Biennale, established in 1895, has long been regarded as one of the world's most important contemporary visual art events in the world. Originally an International Art Exhibition, the Biennale has over the years given birth to a variety of complementary festivals: Music, Cinema,...

and re-examined territories within his own practice, and his new exhibition for the British Pavilion follows the success of his first major solo presentation in Venice in 2001, The Deliverance and the Patience, which was shown as part of the collateral programme at the 49th edition of the...

The title of the exhibition Exorcising the Fear, takes its name from the XXVI Venice Biennale of 1952 which saw the sculptors gain international acclaim. More on the exhibition here.

Jimenez Lai, leader of Bureau Spectacular and curator of Taiwan's Pavilion for the 2014 Venice Biennale, claims that "domesticity is possibly one of the origins of architecture" and that "the standardization of the domestic program was...a very modern development." Thus, Lai built nine...

VENICE, Italy – On my flight back to London I had realized that 5 days in a car-less island of art and beauty had sucked out any kind of energy I had left. It was the 55th edition of the Venice Biennale curated by Massimiliano Gioni. From the first night I arrived there was always an insane...

Europe is thriving with art enthusiasts as major photography festival PHotoEspaña and the hugely influential Venice Biennale International Art Exhibition have just taken over Spain and Venice. 14th PHotoEspaña June 1 – July 24 Various locations Madrid, Spain PHotoEspaña is Europe's answer...

This was my first time visit to the Venice Biennale, the contemporary art event that dates 100 years back and is one of the most important art exhibitions in the world. The 55th edition which runs from June 1st till November 24th 2013 has the title The Encyclopedic Palace. This year's...

 

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