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Ann Hamilton, myein, 1999, The United States Pavilion,

48th Venice Biennale,  Venice, Italy, photo: Thibault Jeanson, M. Gregolio, F. Beranez

Introduction to the Issue

by Deanna Sirlin

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John Akomfrah, Canto VII, Listening All Night To The Rain, British Pavilion, 2024 photo:Jack Hems



60th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia 2024

British and German Pavilions

by Floriana Piqué

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MAHKU (Movimento dos Artistas Huni Kuin), Kapewe Pukeni [Bridgealligator], 2024,Site-specific installation, 750 m2,

60th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia, Stranieri Ovunque – Foreigners Everywhere, Photo by: Matteo de Mayda, Courtesy: La Biennale di Venezia

Stranieri Ovunque - Foreigners Everywhere

60th Biennale di Venezia

By Sara Buoso


Portrait of Sean Scully, 2022. Photo by Andrew Quinn, © Sean Scully, Courtesy Lisson Gallery

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