Artlovers unite @ La Biennale di Venezia

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Hellooo, the same post again, but with better pictures!  (I finally have my computer back)

A little while ago, Husbundy and I visited the Art biënnale in Venice before it ends 24th of November.
We headed straight for the Arsenale where a curator is in charge and makes one big theme-exhibition with artists from all over the world. The location is magnificent, and is still used for some part by the army.

In the Giardini on the other hand, every country has his own pavilion, and the ones who have not can use different locations trougout the city.

Both locations are a 10 minute walk from San Marco square.

Allright, what cought my attention?

Een tijdje terug bezocht ik met husbandy de Kunst Biennale van Venetië voor ze afloopt op 24 november.
Het ging in een rechte lijn naar de Arsenale, waar een curator een thema tentoonstelling samenstelt met artiesten van overal ter wereld. De verbluffende locatie is nog steeds voor een deel in gebruik door het leger.

In de Giardini daarentegen heeft elk land zijn paviljoen en diegenen zonder stellen tentoon doorheen de stad.

Beide locaties bevinden zich op 10 min wandelen van het San Marco plein.

Ok, waar viel mijn oog op?

IMG_6981 IMG_6983 IMG_6987 IMG_7008 IMG_7011 IMG_7015 IMG_7017 IMG_7019 My’s feet where on the floor…

IMG_7024 Waterfront hotel Metropole entranceIMG_7029 IMG_7034 Louis Vuitton bookshopIMG_7044 Fendi is art, right?  Fendi is kunst, toch?IMG_7048 IMG_7057 IMG_7058 Floating nightmarketIMG_7070 IMG_7079 IMG_7080  Made 30 years ago by a non artist, dreaming of a world library.  He used hundreds of combs to create this.

IMG_7083 IMG_7085 IMG_7087 IMG_7089 IMG_7091 PaperdollhouseIMG_7094 IMG_7096 drive-inn art installationIMG_7098 IMG_7105 IMG_7114 IMG_7122 IMG_7123  Look at my giant arm while sipping Aperol Spritz with the other oneIMG_7136 IMG_7147 IMG_7149 IMG_7150 Restaurant tip: Trattoria Antiche Carampane.  One of the well hidden secrets of Venice.IMG_7157 IMG_7159 Spanish Pavilion.  Theorie: no matter how nice the building, one day it will look like this…IMG_7160 IMG_7161 IMG_7164  Belgiums cripple wood by Berlinde De Bruyckere

IMG_7165 IMG_7167 IMG_7168 IMG_7170 IMG_7172  Arsenale caféIMG_7176   Law books turn Art PieceIMG_7182 IMG_7183 IMG_7189 Egg, upholstered with Venetian silkIMG_7194 IMG_7195 IMG_7196 IMG_7197 IMG_7198 IMG_7199 IMG_7202 IMG_7203 IMG_7204 IMG_7209 IMG_7210 IMG_7213 IMG_7214 IMG_7220 IMG_7221 IMG_7222 IMG_7223

Art, the cheap way.

IMG_7224 IMG_7225 IMG_7247 IMG_7248 My favorite : the Britisch pavillion

IMG_7249 IMG_7251 IMG_7252 IMG_7256 We all remember Abramovich’s yacht blokking the kade in front of the Giarnini, two years ago, right?  Well, the artist came up with a solution…

IMG_7259 IMG_7260 Installation by Ai Wei Wei

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Arrivederci!
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