At the Gallerie dell′Accademia and Palazzo Manfrin, which the artist recently acquired, an off-Biennale retrospective showcases Kapoor’s diverse souls, from mirror to Vantablack works, to paintings that look like flesh.
From the major retrospectives dedicated to Kiefer, Kapoor and Dumas, to the exhibition on surrealism and magic at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection: these shows are not part of the Biennale’s official calendar, yet are not to be missed.
At the Biennale 2022 the new episode of the project “Beyond Walls”, which wants to convey a simple but never so important message: humanity must learn to face together the global challenges, starting with the climate emergency.
Well-known names such as Simone Leigh for the United States Pavilion and new entries, including Uganda: our gallery brings together a list of pavilions that are worthy of special attention.
This Venice Biennale was prepared over the course of the two-year COVID pandemic and is getting ready to open while the war rages in Ukraine. What will it be like? We talked about it with this edition’s curator, Cecilia Alemani, among cancel culture, post-human references and the legacy of Surrealism.