58th Venice Biennale

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The two artists and long-time collaborators speak to Evan Moffitt about the influence of Fluxus, the importance of improvisation and the challenge of reckoning with art history 

In opening week of the 58th Venice Biennale, a new performance programme strove to soften the crowd

21 JUN 19

The artist takes us on a tour of her pavilion

04 JUN 19

An exhibition in Rome explores how a move to an ocean-side home effected a transitional late period in this major artist’s work

BY Ana Vukadin | 23 MAY 19

From Marina Abramović to extinct tropical birds, seeing more than what’s there

BY Matthew McLean | 20 MAY 19

The Golden Lion-winning Lithuanian Pavilion, ‘Sun & Sea (Marina)’, crafts an endless pop song for the end times

BY En Liang Khong | 17 MAY 19

In further news: Giudecca Art District opens in Venice; gallery sued over fake Bonnard; Decolonize This Place activist arrested

BY Frieze News Desk | 14 MAY 19

The collateral exhibitions at the 58th Venice Biennale tackle social issues from class to surveillance

BY Sean Burns | 13 MAY 19

The best of the off-site and collateral exhibitions during the 58th Venice Biennale

BY Pablo Larios | 13 MAY 19

The strongest exhibitions in the 58th Venice Biennale find creative freedom in failure 

BY Evan Moffitt | 10 MAY 19

Crisis at home has postponed the country’s presentation just days ahead of the Biennale’s public opening

BY Frieze News Desk | 10 MAY 19

Your guide to the best on view in Venice – from national pavilions to collateral events and museum shows, from the Giardini to Giudecca

BY frieze | 10 MAY 19

In Ralph Rugoff’s exhibition ‘May You Live in Interesting Times’, disorientation is the order of the day

BY Jennifer Higgie | 09 MAY 19

Structures by Modernist masters including Carlo Scarpa offer an alternative to the city’s medieval streets and Gothic churches

BY Frieze News Desk | 09 MAY 19

From demanding choreographies to ‘the sea of our subconscious’, further highlights from the National Pavilions in the Giardini

BY Amy Sherlock | 08 MAY 19

The first in our series of reports from the 2019 Venice Biennale: the National Pavilions in the Giardini

BY Harry Thorne | 08 MAY 19

Four years after converting a church into a mosque, the Swiss-Icelandic artist is once again courting controversy in Venice

BY Frieze News Desk | 08 MAY 19

Marysia Lewandowska unearthed a collection of photographs while searching the Venice Archives, ahead of her display at this year’s Biennale

BY Frieze News Desk | 08 MAY 19

The queer cyberfeminist pioneer’s Taiwan Pavilion in Venice explores surveillance, pleasure and control

BY Zach Blas | 02 MAY 19

Can Natascha Süder Happelmann succeed in doing away with national ‘representation’ altogether?

BY Ben Mauk | 02 MAY 19