Council Scotland and the National Galleries of Scotland, Karla Black's presentation builds upon the critical success of previous projects which have features artists including Turner Prize winner Simon Starling and nominees Cathy Wilkes, Jim Lambie and Lucy Skaer, and last year presented the...

No, that's not a photo from one of the stylish years in the 1960s you're looking at. 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...

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...

As you might recall, in 2008 it was Quinn who was responsible for that solid gold statue of Kate Moss , which prior to selling for $900,000 at a Sotheby's auction in 2011, once belonged to the British Museum. We may not consider ourselves certified art aficionados, but for what it's worth, we...

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...

The International Art Exhibition is second only to Documenta — an exhibition that takes place once every five years. A record 375,700 people visited the Venice Biennale International Art Exhibition in 2009. http://www.labiennale.org/en/art/index.html 11th OFFF International Festival for the...

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...

The man behind one of the most influential record labels in contemporary music, James Lavelle has released a book in celebration of his Mo'Wax imprint. Titled Urban Archaeology: Twenty-One Years of Mo'Wax, the special hardback tome was successfully funded last year by Kickstarter and presents...

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...

 

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