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The Italian Pavilion at the Tese delle Vergini in the Arsenale,
                                                              sponsored and promoted by the Ministero della Cultura,
                                                              Direzione Generale Arte e Architettura Contemporanee e
                                                              Periferie Urbane, is curated by Eugenio Viola.


         23 APRIL – 27 NOV 2022

         Cecilia Alemani: Curator of 59th International Art
         Exhibition, Italian curator based in New York.
         Roberto Cicutto: President of La Biennale di Venezia  Arsenale. Photo: Giulio Squillacciotti. Courtesy La Biennale di Venezia

         The 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di
         Venezia, titled The Milk of Dreams, will open to the public   COLLATERAL EVENTS
         from Saturday April 23 to Sunday November 27, 2022, at   The Collateral Events, which are admitted by the Curator
         the Giardini and the Arsenale; it will be curated by Cecilia   and promoted by non–profit national and international
         Alemani and organised by La Biennale di Venezia chaired   bodies and institutions, will take place in several locations
         by Roberto Cicutto.                                  around the city of Venice. They offer a wide range of
                                                              contributions and participations that enrich the diversity of
         NATIONAL PARTICIPATIONS                              voices that characterizes the Exhibition.
         The Exhibition will also include 80 National Participations
         in the historic Pavilions at the Giardini, at the Arsenale   SPECIAL PROJECTS realised by La Biennale di Venezia
         and in the city centre of Venice. 5 countries will be   - Forte Marghera Special Project, Mestre
         participating for the first time at the Biennale Arte:   Elisa Giardina Papa, one of the artists taking part in the
         Republic of Cameroon, Namibia, Nepal, Sultanate of   International Exhibition (in competition), has been invited by
         Oman, and Uganda. Republic of Kazakhstan, Republic of   Cecilia Alemani to make a special work in Forte Marghera, in
         Kirghizistan and Republic of Uzbekistan participate for the   the building called Polveriera austriaca.
         first time with their own pavilion.                  - Applied Arts Pavilion Special Project, Arsenale, Sale d’Armi
                                                              Artist Sophia Al-Maria has been selected to present a work in
                                                              the Applied Arts Pavilion at the Sale d’Armi, Arsenale. This is
         Gaggiandre. Photo: Andrea Avezzù. Courtesy of La Biennale di Venezia  the sixth edition of the collaboration between La Biennale di
                                                              Venezia and the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in London.

                                                              BIENNALE COLLEGE ARTE
                                                              The selected projects for the 1st edition of Biennale College
                                                              Arte 2021/22 are by Simnikiwe Buhlungu, Ambra Castagnetti,
                                                              Andro Eradze and Kudzanai-Violet Hwami.
                                                              The 4 artists will receive a grant of 25,000 euros for the
                                                              realization of the final work. The artworks will be presented,
                                                              out of competition, as part of the 59th International Art
                                                              Exhibition, The Milk of Dreams. Over 250 young emerging
                                                              artists under 30 from 58 countries around the world have
                                                              joined the call for participation. More than half are women.

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