Universes in Universe - Worlds of Art

49th Venice Biennale
10 June - 4 November 2001


Tour by Universes in Universe

Venice Biennial,
49th International Art Exhibition

June 10 - November 4, 2001

  Plateau of Humankind
International exhibition at the Giardini di Castello and the Arsenale, curated by Harald Szeemann

Commensurate with the character of our project »Universes in Universe«, our tour through the diverse areas of this Biennale concentrates on the participants from Africa, the Americas and Asia/Pacific.

More on this in the Editorial.

  National Presentations
National pavilions in the Giardini di Castello and temporary exhibition venues.

From the abundance of parallel exhibitions, we present only:

Authentic / Ex-Centric
Africa in and out of Africa.
Curators: Salah Hassan, Olu Oguibe

Markers - Art & Poetry
Banners designed by artists and poets in the Via Garibaldi

An outline of the structure and contents of our tour (Site Map)



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