55. Biennale – Padiglione libanese

Venezia - 29/05/2013 : 24/11/2013

Akram Zaatari rappresenta il Libano alla Biennale di Venezia col progetto Letter To A Refusing Pilot.

Informazioni

  • Luogo: ARSENALE
  • Indirizzo: Campo Della Tana (Castello) - Venezia - Veneto
  • Quando: dal 29/05/2013 - al 24/11/2013
  • Vernissage: 29/05/2013 ore 15,30
  • Autori: Akram Zaatari
  • Curatori: Sam Bardaouil, Till Fellrath
  • Generi: arte contemporanea, personale
  • Orari: 10am - 6pm Closing day:Mondays (except for June 3 and November 18) Transport:Line 1, 4.1, 4.2, VA, Arsenale

Comunicato stampa

2013 marks the return of Republic of Lebanon to Venice Biennale. This coincides with the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Republic. The commissioner of the pavilion, APEAL - Association for the Promotion and Exhibition of the Arts in Lebanon, and the Lebanese Ministry of Culture, has appointed the co-founders of Art Reoriented Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath as curators.Rita Nammour, president of APEAL, said: «In a historically pivotal moment of transition, Lebanon asserts its leading cultural position as a voice from the region in the global arts community and we are a proud supporter of the pavilion»

Curators Bardaouil and Fellrath point out that «Lebanon is a nation that has played a pioneering role as a centuries-old centre of artistic production in the region and it is an honor to continue this tradition in Venice».