November 20, 2018 6:17 am
Art Industry News is a daily digest of the most consequential developments coming out of the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Friday, July 27.
November 20, 2018 6:12 am
IT WILL be interesting to see what artist Mark Justiniani will pull out of his sleeve for the Philippines’ participation at the 58th Venice Art Biennale in Italy next year.
Mr. Justiniani is like a magician — he plays with mirrors for his art and is known for large-scale installations and site-specific works. Last year, he did The Settlement, an installation which employed mirrors as a commentary on history and politics as illusions: not everything you see is real.
November 20, 2018 6:09 am
(SPOT.ph) There is no shortage of artistic talent in the Philippines and the country’s participation in Venice Biennale, or the Biennale Arte 2019, is a testament to that. The 58th International Art Exhibition is entitled May You Live in Interesting Times aims to showcase the current situation of different countries in an artistic light.
November 20, 2018 6:04 am
Manila (CNN Philippines Life) — It seems fitting that, in the time of fake news and what is called the ‘post-truth era’, an artist known for visual trickery will be exhibiting at the Philippine Pavilion in Venice Arte Biennale 2019.
November 20, 2018 6:00 am
On July 26, the Philippine National Commission for Culture and the Arts, Department of Foreign Affairs, and office of senator Loren Legarda announced in a press release that the country’s pavilion at the 2019 Venice Biennale will be titled “Island Weather.” Curated by Tessa Maria Guazon, a researcher, curator and assistant professor at the Department of Art Studies, University of Philippines Diliman, the pavilion will showcase works by Bacolod-born installation artist Mark Justiniani.