The 57th International Art Exhibition
, titled VIVA ARTE VIVA
and curated by Christine Macel
, is organized by La Biennale di Venezia chaired by Paolo Baratta. The Exhibition will be open to the public from Saturday May 13th to
Sunday November 26th 2017
, at the Giardini and the Arsenale venues. The preview
will take place on May 10th, 11th and 12th
, the awards ceremony and inauguration will be held on Saturday May 13th 2017
. VIVA ARTE VIVA
will unfold over the course of nine chapters or families of artists, beginning with two introductory realms in the Central Pavilion, followed by another seven across the Arsenale through the Giardino delle Vergini. 120 are the invited artists
from 51 countries; 103 of these are participating for the first time.
The Exhibition will also include 85 National Participations
in the historic Pavilions at the Giardini, at the Arsenale and in the historic city centre of Venice. 3 countries will be participating for the first time: Antigua and Barbuda, Kiribati, Nigeria.
Also for this edition, selected Collateral Events
are featured. Promoted by non-profit national and international institutions, they will present their exhibitions and initiatives in Venice during the 57th Exhibition.
[from: "La Biennale di Venezia"]
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