Joburg invades Venice

Channel24 | Garreth Van Niekerk:

 

Cape Town – Joburg’s Biennale: Art collective The CUSS Group will be among the participants taking part in the unofficial Joburg Biennale at the 56th Venice Biennale, citypress reports.

 

Joburg’s Biennale: Art collective The CUSS Group will be among the participants taking part in the unofficial Joburg Biennale at the 56th Venice Biennale

A free-wheeling group of South Africa’s leading artists and patrons are joining forces to launch an independent performance exhibit alongside the South African Pavillion at the 2015 Venice Biennale.

This new Joburg Pavilion is according to the organizers, “in no way a response” to the controversy-riddled SA Pavilion, which is funded by the department of arts and culture to exhibit at what is arguably the world’s most important art fair…

 

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2018-10-23T17:40:20+00:00