La Biennale di Venezia, is presenting Le muse inquiete (The Disquieted Muses). When La Biennale di Venezia Meets History, an exhibition on particularly significant episodes in Biennale di Venezia history, recounting the evolution of this institution, born with the Venice International Exhibition in 1895.
Organised with documents from the Biennale’s Historical Archive of Contemporary Arts (ASAC) and with material from other important archives, and curated collectively for the first time by all of the Biennale’s artistic directors, it shows a dialogue among all of its artistic disciplines: from art to architecture, from music to theatre, to dance.
This same period will feature activities at the Giardini della Biennale and the Arsenale in Venice, live shows and performances. An arena has been set up for outdoor film screenings, which will also include the International Film Festival dates (2-12 Sept.).
Guided tours are also being organised regarding the history of the Central Pavilion of the Giardini della Biennale, the original venue of the Art Biennale.
The exhibition Le muse inquiete (The Disquieted Muses). When La Biennale di Venezia Meets History is opening from 29 August until 8 December 2020.