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 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...

Maybe the hard-hitting schedule was getting to the biennale-goers, but all the New York cool kids in attendance were more than happy to lounge about in the backyard of the former school for pious flagellants. And while some wise visitors decided to end their night here, other more intrepid...

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...

German performance artist Anne Imhof blew away the artworld with her fashion-infused performance at this year's Venice Biennale. Here, art critic Justin Polera reflects on this remarkable work of art, and how it touches on everything from Berlin hipsterism to the death drive of...

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...

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...

 

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