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Fondazione Querini Stamalia, Santa Maria Formosa, Castello 5252, 30122 Venice, Italy

Jacob Hashimoto: GAS GIANT


'Hashimoto's installations are, at one and the same time, a tangible exploration of the fascinating possible intersections between painting and sculpture, figuration and abstraction, nature and artifice.'

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Pavilions of Cyprus and Lithuania, Venice, Italy

Venice Biennale 2013: oO

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This unprecedented collaboration explores warp-holes of time between distinct cultures, whose intrinsic plurality of perspectives works as open premises to be discovered and explored in the making of the project. Review by Francesca Cavallo.

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Venice Biennale 2013: Jeremy Deller in conversation with Ralph Rugoff Jeremy Deller's controversial work English Magic, which is representing Great Britain at the 55th Venice Biennale, will tour the UK in 2014 thanks to the Art Fund. Ralph Rugoff, Director of the Hayward Gallery on London's South Bank chats to artist Jeremy Deller about his loathing of Range Rovers, super-yachts and what it means to be an artist. Video courtesy of the Art Fund.

Pavilion of Switzerland, Giardini, Venice, Italy

Venice Biennale 2013: Valentin Carron

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The formal vocabulary of Valentin Carron's pieces is inspired by the imagery of the Canton of Valais where he has spent almost all his life, borrowing and adapting the internationally renowned vocabulary of the style of his alpine home region and making i

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Spanish Pavilion, Giardini, Venice, Italy

Venice Biennale 2013: Lara Almarcegui


Lara Almarcegui presents two conceptually overlapping projects for the Biennale - one in the Spanish pavilion and one on the island of Murano, which discuss and challenge the idea of a wasteland through the creation of sculptural installations.

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Pavilion of Belgium, Giardini, Venice, Italy

Venice Biennale 2013: Berlinde De Bruyckere: Cripplewood

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For the Belgian Pavilion in Venice, De Bruyckere has conceived a new site-specific installation that builds upon her existing oeuvre but derives its potency from connections to the historical context of Venice. She has invited acclaimed writer J.M. Coetze

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