Exhibitions at Biennale of Sydney
The future is already here - it’s just not evenly distributed.
You Imagine What You Desire
18th Biennale of Sydney: all our relations27 June–16 September 2012Various venues around Sydney, Australia Artistic Directors Catherine de Zegher and Gerald McMaster have unveiled the work of more than 100 artists from over 44 countries, presented at inner-city and harbourside locations across Sydney for the 18th Biennale of Sydney: all our relations.Presented free to the public from 27 June until 16 September 2012, the Biennale of Sydney is Australia's largest and most respected cont… more
THE BEAUTY OF DISTANCE: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age
Based on the curatorial theme THE BEAUTY OF DISTANCE: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age, recent and new works by Australian artists will be showcased alongside international artists at Sydney's leading cultural institutions, contemporary art spaces and heritage sites.
Marah Braye, Chief Executive Officer, Biennale of Sydney, remarks: 'In 2010, the Biennale celebrates its 37th anniversary, making it the third longest running biennale in the world. We anticipate building on our record attenda… more
Billed this year as a celebration of the defiant spirit, the exhibition will bring together some of the most revolutionary artists the world has ever known alongside the shining stars of today.
The theme of the 16th Biennale, Revolutions – Forms That Turn, suggests the impulse to revolt, a desire for change, and seeing the world differently. Many works in this year’s exhibition will be participatory, encouraging people to step inside art and discover new ways of looking and thinking about l… more