ArtVenice Biennale 3 Champagne Reception

by the-biennial-project 25. April 2015 09:09

The Biennial Project presents

ArtVenice Biennale 3 Champagne Reception

Monday, May 4, 2015 6:00pm - 10:00pm 

VIA GARIBALDI 1791 Sestiere Castello Venezia, Italia

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The internationally renowned artist collaborative The Biennial Project is pleased to announce the  ArtVenice Biennale 3 Champagne Reception.

The ArtVenice Biennale 3 Champagne Reception is a large screen digital presentation being held at a delightful gallery space between The Arsenale and The Giardini in Venice, Italy during the Prestigious Press Preview Week of The Venice Biennale 56!!

All the  work from selected our international call for work will be displayed all night long via large screen video projections. The Biennial Project received over 1200 entries from more than 35 countries for this exclusive show!

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Unlike most exhibition opportunities, this one is actually organized by ARTISTS – people who totally comprehend that you put your goddamned heart and soul into your work.

In addition to the winners that have been selected by The Biennial Project, ArtVenice Biennale 3 has 7 special prizes chosen by 7 internationally successful jurors representing each of the seven continents.

Szilvia Gyorgy, Frozen Explosion 2013, Installation at Willoughby Incinerator Art Space

image by Szilvia Gyorgy  http://www.szilverworks.com/

Come early at 5pm and see The Live Art Performance by Tom Estes at ‘'Parallax: Other Realms’. The performance will coincide with Estes' time at the newly founded Biennial Project Residency Project at the V70 building in Venice.

Also included in our reception will be a brief talk and images from the only actual ethnic Kenyan in this Kenyan pavilion — Yvonne Amolo, who has won awards for her film about racism.

The Biennial Project, your host of this event, is an artist collaborative whose goal is to explore the nature and understand the perception of biennials within the art world and, in so doing, to develop a collective body of work that will be exhibited in as many biennials as possible – especially the really cool ones.

ARTISTS SELECTED FOR INCLUSION IN THE ARTVENICE BIENNALE 3

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ArtVenice Biennale 3 SELECTED ARTIST LIST

by the-biennial-project 15. April 2015 16:20

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Artists Accepted for ArtVenice Biennale 3

"29th Street Serenade" installation view. Artist: Roger Colombik

Congratulations to all the artists whose work will be projected in Venice, Italy for ArtVenice Biennale 3!  We had a super hard time deliberating this year because all the entrants were outstanding - and we received over 1200 entries from more than 35 countires! In case you are headed out to join us, the reception will be held Monday May 4, 2015 6-10PM at VIA GARIBALDI 1791 Sestiere, Castello.

THE ARTISTS OF ARTVENICE BIENNALE 3

 

SELECTED ARTISTS 2015

Adamo Macri

Aivars Kisnics

Alenka Koderman

Alex Kuznetsov

Alice Steffen

Andre Chi Sing Yuen

Andre Rubin

Angelique Brickner

Anna Grau

Annalisa Casini

Anne Anicet

Arnold Figueroa

Artemis Herber

Atomic Elroy

Bela Gold

Bin Feng

Bipasha Hayat

Bo Petran

Brian Glaze

Caroline Monnet

Caroline Theriault

Carolyn Wirth

Catherine Bourassa

Charlie Lemay

Chas Reed

Chloe Sachs

Christine Comeau

Christine Palamidessi

Claudia Sbrissa

Dan Lam

Dan Rocha

Dara Lorenzo

David D’Ostilio

David Langley

David R Banta

Debra Krakow

Dennis Miller

Donny Gettinger

Elizabeth Hoy

Ellen Schon

Enid Blechman

Federico Delfrati

Finishing School

France McNeil

Fred Ata

Frossene King

Gabrijel Savic Ra

Gabrielle Desrosiers

George Shaw

Graehound

Guido Winkler

Hai Ri Han

Helios Lucida

Hildy Maze

Hubert Dobler

Ilari Rantala

Ildikó Kalapács

Isabella Pers

J Henry Fair

James Hollenbaugh

James Lipovac

Janice Rahn

Jeannie Motherwell

Jeff Warmouth

Jennifer C McCarthy

Jillian Dickson

Julie Amrany

Jo-Ann Boback

Joan Ryan

John Evans

John Kennard

Juliana McDonald

Julie R Amrany

Justin Augspurg

Karen Burgess

Katelyn Seprish

Katherine Sweetman

Kay Hartung

Kelly Hider

Krista Steinke

Kristin Street

Larry Alford

Laura Gurton

Laura Krasnow

Lauren Gidwitz

Leigh Hall

Lenore Tenenblatt

Leslie Rogers

Lillian Abel

Luca Zanier

Maggi Brown

Manana Tsilikishvili

Marissa Goldman

Mark Lloyd

Marjorie Kaye

Markus Blaus

Marlene Siff

Mary Fashbaugh

Matthew Keller

Megan Michalak

Michael St Germain

Moira Agius

Nancy L Fulton

Nevena Vuksanovic

Nick Nazzaro

Nina Yankowitz

Noel Hensey

Patricio Moreno Toro

Paul Weiner

Peter Boyadjieff

Peter Shapiro

Pinar du Pre

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Rachel Shatil

Raul Cerrillo

Rebecca Potter

Regi Bar David

Renate Schweizer

Richard Buckley

Richard Vaux

Rick Mendoza

Rina Dweck

Robyn Day

Rodolfo Villaplana

Roger Colombik

Runcie Tatnall

Ruth Rosner

Sabina Jacobsson

Sabire Kozan

Sally Strom

Samantha Marder

Sarah Leahy

Sergio Bretel

Shahrnaz Monfared

Stephan Fowlkes

Stephanie Goode

Stephen Auger

Stephen Daly

Steve Dolbin

Susan Fitzsimmons

Svetlana Swinimer

Sylvia de Swaan

Szilvia Gyorgy

Tamara Van San

Todd Kunkler

Tom Estes

Vanessa Thompson

Vanessa White

Victor Salvo

Vladimíra Sedláková

Wally Gilbert

Walter Kopec

Wayne Schoenfeld

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Yeol Jung

Yvette K Smith

Yvonne Cilia

Zebbler Peter Berdovsky

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ArtVenice Biennale 3 Jurors Announced!

by the-biennial-project 1. March 2015 07:36

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We are proud to announce that the response to the call to entry for the ArtVenice Biennale 3 has been remarkable – we have already received hundreds of entries from 24 countries! And the deadline for entries is not even until Match 15th! Here is some more info about our excellent jurors:

JURORS:  All work will be juried by the internationally known art collective The Biennial Project, plus 7 internationally successful jurors representing each of the seven continents – who will each choose a Special Juror’s Prize Artist.

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Marlene Sarroff (Australia) well known artist, critic and gallerist. Marlene is on the right in the pic on the right, having just done an interview with Critical Run organizers at the 54th Venice Biennale

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Francisco Bassim (South America) 2011 Venezuela Representative to the  Venice  Biennale – seen at left with Biennial Project member Anna Salmeron. 

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Albert Yonathan Setyawan (Asia) 2013 Indonesia Representative to the Venice Biennale (center)

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Zsolt Asztalos (Europe) 2013 Hungary Representative to the Venice Biennale (right) asztaloszsolt.com

 

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Aissa Deebi (Africa) 2013 Palestinian Representative to the Venice Biennale and co-curator of the Palestinian Pavilion.

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Person from Antarctica (Antarctica) – we are working on this.

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And of course the world famous collaborative The Biennial Project will select the recipient of The North American Prize. We will be assisted in this by artist and gallerist Ian Boissonnault – currently on staff at Art New England.

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So many great jurors – so much great art! And you too can be part of the most exiting and lively show of the Spring season. Enter your work now – remember – the deadline is March 15th!

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GLOBAL BIENNIALISM DIGEST FEBRUARY 2015

by the-biennial-project 17. February 2015 17:56

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Yes, it’s been a while since we updated you on some of the various biennale/biennials going on around the globe. If this upsets you - we’re sorry – it just that is takes a lot of time to be as fabulous and globe trotting as we are. We know you understand.

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You only have another week to get your asses down to Chile to see ‘La Bienal del Fin del Mundo’. This Biennial, being a member of The international Biennial Association (IBA to us in the know), is an "important cultural event - with significant artistic, touristic, social, and regional as well as international repercussions. Born without limitations or boundaries, in the Southern Cone of America, sponsored by the Latin American Parliament St. Paul - with the aim of generating new and interdisciplinary opportunities for reflection on the problems of contemporaneity - within the framework of Culture and Education".

 

In other words, they show art deep in the South of South America. The South Pole to be precise.The first edition of the End of the World Biennial was presented in 2007 in Ushuaia, capital of Argentina’s Tierra del Fuego Province.

 

 

This got our attention because Biennial Project member Eric has been to this out-of-reach little city. His main activity there, besides looking at penguins, was mailing a letter at the post office on a dock so as to get the postmark ‘Ushuaia, del Fin del Mundo “.

 

This impressed the nurses at Eric’s father’s nursing home. However, Eric’s Dad - Mr. Hess - didn’t give a shit about this impressive postmark.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This year they up and moved the fourth edition of this Biennial to two Chilean cities, Valparaiso and Punta Arenas, as the Biennial enters a binational cooperation with Chile. Eric and Anna haven’t been to either of these places but would be open to travel. Chilean Men are hot!! (Eric says this. Anna swears by Argentinian men. As does Biennial Project world traveler Sonia Domkarova.)

(Above left – an Argentinian man, above right a Chilean man. You decide.)

This year 150 artists from 35 countries took a part in the Fin del Mundo Bienal. Among the participating artists include Argentines Liliana Porter, John Doffo and Andrés Denegri; Guatemalan Regina Galindo, Japanese Toshihiko Kato; American Joan Jonas; Israeli Karen Cytter  and Italians Matteo and Marinella Senatore Basilé (Italy is the guest of honor). Go to bienaldelfindelmundo.org to read more about this or email questions, comments, suggestions and spam tohola@bienaldelfindelmundo.org.

 

Probably the most talked about upcoming Biennial takingplace in the art world right now is the upcoming ArtVenice Biennale 3 (not to be confused with The Venice Biennale 56, another Biennale that happens to be taking place at the same time as ArtVenice Biennale 3). The greatest thing about this particular Biennale is that you can still tale a part in it!! We - The Bienniale Project - are sponsoring it, so you know it is ultra cool and post-hip. ArtVenice Biennale 3 is an online juried competition as well as a large screen digital presentation being held at a beautiful large gallery space in Venice, Italy during the Opening Week of The Venice Biennale 56, (that other Biennale we just mentioned). For information on how to enter and on the theme of Biennale in a Biennale (Biennale in un Biennale) go to http://biennialroadshow.com/?page_id=284  Don’t miss your chance at fame and fortune by forgetting to enter ArtVenice Biennale 3. It’s your chance to stir the conversation and direction of post comtemporary art or ‘Post Art’. Don’t live with regret. Just enter this minute.

 

Finally, on the topic of off-beat Biennales we’d like to give a shout out to The Dharavi Biennale that is taking place February 15-March 7, 2015. Though this might not be the most prestigous art event of the decade we like it because we feel the art here, as well as the other activities, make more of a powerful local impact. It is not the type of art event which features world-class artists, collectors and curators nibbling on hor’derves and drinking wine spriters talking in ‘art speak’. Nope, because Dharavi is located in one of the worst slums of Mumbai India.

Nope, because Dharavi is located in one of the worst slums of Mumbai India. Dharavi Biennale is a three year art + health + recycling festival with a series of several stand alone workshops called Artboxes. All the Artboxes will come together in the Alley Galli Biennale. The overarching theme is recycling: artworks will use recycled materials and will address the health effects of recycled behaviors. The Dharavi Biennale wants to give emerging local artists the opportunity to consolidate their conceptual, practical and leadership skills, bring in new participants, engage more deeply with health issues, and emphasize sustainability. Besides the Artboxes, many different events will be scheduled - such as puppets shows, cooking demonstrations, mural painting, music, plays, and films (including one film called Indefensible Space which is a participatory film on toilets in regards to women’s safety issues). There is even a Hindi version of The Vagina Monologues. Their slogan is Free and Easy which basically sums up our outlook and perhaps our sex lives. (Eric's, not Anna's. Anna has no sex life. She has taken a vow of chastity until she loses 30 lbs.) For more information (on thie Dharavi Biennale) go to:

http://www.dharavibiennale.com

 

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GET YOUR ARTWORK SEEN AT THE VENICE BIENNALE 2015!

by the-biennial-project 27. January 2015 11:48

 A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Art

Presented by The Biennial Project

Via Garibaldi, Venezia, Italia May 2015

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The Biennial Project is overjoyed to make known an open call to artists worldwide for ArtVenice Biennale 3 - an online juried competition as well as a large screen digital presentation being held  in Venice, Italy during the Opening Week of The Venice Biennale 56!!

This location of the gorgeous and centrally-located gallery space where Art Venice Biennale 3 will take place is in the centre of Castello, the Venecian neighborhood just between Giardini Biennale and Arsenale Biennale – the absolutely “it” location during the Venice Biennale. The Giardini and Arsenale are the two most important venues at The Venice Biennale, which is the most important art event in the entire world that only happens every two years. 

If your work is selected for inclusion in ArtVenice Biennale 3 it will also be shown on our website and in a blog posting reaching over 6,000 very important people of influence in the international art world (mondo artistico internazionale). Best of all your art will be presented for one night as part of a digital display at The Biennial Project’s extravagant, VIP Gala event in Venice, Italy during the opening week of The Venice Biennale 56. That’s La Biennale di Venezia for you international folk.

In addition, the artist who is bestowed the title of Grand Prizewinner will have a solo gallery show on our website, and a solo blog posting of 15 pieces or his/her magnificenza work to our on-line audience of over 6,000 (and growing) art lovers.

The theme for Art Venice Biennale 3 is Bienale in a Biennale (Biennale in un Biennale). In this fast paced, technology clogged world most people view a lot of everything but don’t examine the depth of anything. We meet people but don’t get to know the real the’, we read articles but don’t contemplate the deepest meaning, and we gobble down lasagna but don’t take the time to savor the flavor of each individual yummy ingredient’. We all know the best of things are founc deep in the middle of lots of everything. Well, our Biennale will be smack in the middle of more art then you can ever possibly contemplate. Biennale in a Biennale will be centrally located in a large gallery space opening onto Via Garibaldi, and seen by the highest level international curators, collectors and gallerists. It will actually be a Biennale in a Biennale!!  A big yummy Biennale and Lasagna sandwich.

Eligibility

Open to all artists.  Open to all media, including 2-D, 3-D, sculpture, photography, performance, video, installation mixed media, and art from a kit.

 

Reproduction of Art Work

The Biennial Project reserves the right to reproduce submitted works for Biennial Project printed materials, advertisements, electronic media, internet, television, catalog, DVD, magazine, gallery shows and enjoyment in our own homes.  Copyright and other rights remain that of the artist.

 

Selection Process

Work will be selected from your digital images of your artwork.  Jurying will involve viewing the entries individually and making determinations on the basis on the work.

Notification of acceptance will be posted on our blog by April 15, 2015

On how to enter ArtVenice Biennale3, simply go tohttp://biennialroadshow.com/?page_id=44

Entry Fee and Payment:  The entry fee for ArtVenice Biennale3 is $35.00 (US) for 3 images, $40.00 for 5. Additional images may be submitted at $5.00 (US) each. Payment is by Paypal.

ENTRY PROCEDURE:
 go to http://biennialroadshow.com/?page_id=44 and follow instructions.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: All application materials must be submitted by 12pm EST March 15, 2015.

JURORS:  All work will be juried by the internationally known art collective The Biennial Project. We also have jurors giving out 7 special recognition individual prizes. These are being chosen by Art Super Stars - seriously successful artists - representing each of the 7 continents.

 

The Seven Art Star Special Prize Jurors are:

Marlene Sarroff  (Australia) well known artist, critic and galleristhttp://marlenesarroff.com/

Francisco Bassim (South America) 2011 Venezuela Representative to the Venice Biennale

Albert Yonathan Setyawan (Asia) 2013 Indonesia Representative to the Venice Biennalehttp://www.albertyonathansetyawan.com/

Zsolt Asztalos (Europe) 2013 Hungary Representative to the Venice Biennale

Gavin Rain (Africa) -TBA

Person from Antarctica (Antarctica) – someone Eric knows

And of course the world famous collaborative The Biennial Project will select the recipient of The North American Prize.

 

All decisions of the jurors are final.

OTHER CONDITIONS:
 Incomplete or unpaid entries or will not be considered. Images of accepted work may be retained for publicity purposes. Entries will not be returned. The entry fee is non-refundable. All entrants will be added to our mailing list.

Acceptance Notification:  The names of all accepted artists can be obtained on the The Biennial Project Home Page (www.the-biennial-project.com) by April 15th.  Artists will not receive individual notification of acceptance.

Calendar

March 15 midnight      Deadline for entry

April 15th                                                  Notification of acceptance on our blog

May 4th 6pm -9pm                                   Exhibition opening and award ceremony

Contact Information

The Biennial Project

80 Border Street

East Boston, MA 02128

www.the-biennial-project.com

Mission Statement

The Biennial Project is an artists’ collaborative whose goal is to explore the nature and understand the perception of biennials within the art world and, in so doing, to develop a collective body of work that will be exhibited in as many biennials as possible – especially the really cool ones.

Now how can turn down a shot at fame and fortune like this? You might get so rich you can have a wedding to a human rights lawyer from London at The Aman Canal Grande Hotel in Venice and wisp them back to your Villa on Lake Coumo.

The potential for exposure is enormous! You’ll be running with the big dogs, or Italian Greyhounds, here. Duh!! It’s a no brainier…we want you to enter! We want the world to see your creations. We want you to be celebrated and wealthy. You must enter!!!

You can be as happy as Amal Alamuddin, now Amal Clooney, the day she said I DO to an actor named George in an Italian civil ceremony at Palazzo Cavalli surrounded by family and friends including Cindy Crawford, Rande Gerber, Anna Wintour, Matt Damon, Bono, and Bill Murray.

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The Boston Biennial 3 Introduces You to Some Amazing Art and Artists

by the-biennial-project 2. August 2014 12:57

 

The Boston Biennial 3 opened July 17th at Atlantic Works Gallery to a packed crowd of artists and art lovers!

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If for some silly reason you missed this not-to-be-missed event, here’s a link to a video of the selected work:

Boston Biennial 3 Selected Artwork

 

And here is a sampling of some of this great art with comments on the pieces by the artists, plus links to see more work:

Open Arms, by Walter Kopec

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"This land is your my land, this land is my land..." Of course we were here first and it's our inalienable right of, you know, Finders Keepers. And it's not like we are bordering on paranoia... it's just that we don't create the problems... and it's not like we are the ones who are different... and that word..." alien"... but... I say we should be kinder... let's be gentler... no need to fortify the fences, nor buttress the barricades, forget the burdensome obstacles... we'll just welcome with Open Arms.

See more at: walterkopec.com

 

 

Memories Lost/Found #1 - Memories "undergo a complex process of reconstruction during retrieval." (Damasio; Feeling of What Happens, 227), by Laura Krasnow

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For me, defining a sense of place is the allure of the photographic image.  The instant, when time and place seem to merge to catch a moment.  But it is the imperceptible connections I seek to define.....when something catches your peripheral vision, but is gone when you turn for a longer glimpse.  My photographs aim to force the viewer to look beyond the obvious....to be present and aware of the physical and spiritual light within the subtleness.....to reveal the essence beyond the normal visual spectrum.

 

See more at: http://laurakrasnow.com

 

 

Frida, by Rachel Shatil

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The pieces shown on the BB3 slide-show are part of a series which I call "The Absent Family". Every chair represent one person, usually a family member, most of whom vanished from the face of the earth during the most horrific assault performed by humans against their own kind, known as "The Holocaust". The stories of those people were told by my mother, a holocaust survivor, who embodied an incurable trauma, and dedicated her life to pass on her testimony. The chair called "Frida" represents a center figure in the story, my late grandmother and my mother's hero. She was last seen alive in the fall of 1943.

See more at http://www.rachelshatil.com

 

 

Notes on "ONE (A Space Timeline)", by Majorie Kaye

My sculpture has been about layering and piling cut pieces on top of each other, which lends itself to mirror natural forms such as pinecones, rock formations, etc.  It also is a statement and study of cause and effect, one piece's situation leading to the next, which is responsible in part, acting as magnetism, for phenomena in the natural world. In this piece, I have begun to utilize shingles, gluing them together, as they form a kind of wedge.  These are placed in between the cut plywood pieces to create an uneven area in between.  This leads to many possibilities of snake-like motions, "U", shapes, etc. The bending and warping of the layers created by the wedges signifies the warping of time, suggesting events on a timeline, and a oneness of space emerges.  This is the realization that time is an illusion, one big point in an endless stream of being.

See more at www.marjoriekayeart.com

 

 

All We Are Arises From Our Thoughts, by Carolyn Wirth

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This image is really a collaboration between me and my photographer, Teresa Coates (http://www.coatesestudio.com), who has a strong vision of the noir-ness in my sculpture. This piece is called "All We Are Arises From Our Thoughts," which is a fortune-cookie saying from my new series of the same name. In a lighthearted mood, I think of this sculpture as an encounter between Ozymandias and Chuckie. More pensively, I imagine it as embodying the divide between thought and feeling.

See more at http://cvw198.wordpress.com

 

 

Exuviae: barnacle (TAG0074), by Adamo Macri

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Exuviae is an ongoing project. The basis: an ecosystem built with a multitude of sculptural works created, then photographed. Collectively forming a photographic, abstract plantation. An allegorical narrative dealing with the delicacy of nature and its potential deceptive beauty. This particular photograph is one of the artworks in the Exuviae project.

See more at adamomacri.blogspot.ca, and facebook.com/Adamo.Macri

 

 

In Perpetuity, by Marlene Siff

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In Perpetuity is one part of 47 paintings, works on paper and sculptures that became a solo exhibition at the Walsh Art Gallery in the Quick Center at Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut, 2012. The exhibition entitled "Elements Of Peace" was my response to a desire to create spaces and gateways for people of all walks of life to come together to reflect on war and peace and to commemorate our "Fallen Heroes" in Afghanistan. All of the paintings entered in the BB3 are part of the series "Elements Of Peace".

See more at www.marlenesiff.com

 

 

Flirtation of meeting and parting, by Hildy Maze

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To live the wound of love and yet not become scarred by despair or cynicism is a great living secret. How to live wounded without being chased by shadows and not merely 'endure'.

 

See more at http://hildymaze.com, and

http://issuu.com/artistportfoliomagazine/docs/northvssouth/87?e=2382761/8424055

 

 

LEGO Firearms 2014, by David Turner

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I am a Belfast-based artist who creates autobiographical work through toy mediums that reflect conflict, terrorism, and evoke critical commentary on present day violence and war.Growing up in turbulent Belfast, I was surrounded by violence and conflict. These events have had a direct influence on my life and artwork, causing me to revisit my adolescence and recreate these memories with childhood mediums such as LEGOs, Hama Beads, Plasticine, and jigsaw puzzles. My artwork presents a platform that is both a direct reflection of my childhood and the conflict I have experienced, as well as giving a voice to current atrocities, be they children of war, child soldiers, or children who have lost their lives or a loved one to gun violence. My most recent series of work have materialized in many forms, from two-dimensional depictions to fully functioning firearms, which break down contentions of representation and offer new and exploratory directions for investigating themes of conflict, war, self, and popular culture.

See more athttp://www.belfastarts.co.uk/ and

http://jungkatz.com/2014/07/03/artist-interview-david-turner/

 

 

 

3000 ans d'errance, by Christine Comeau

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3000 ans d'erranceis a performed installation, a choreographed tableau vivant. It is about the wandering of a small community of nomadic creatures pulling with them their mobile home. They are both curious and frightened by the discovery of this peculiar world. The topics of this project are about nomadism, exile, identities and networks between human being and their environment.The carts and tents have been made during a two months artists residency at Est-Nord-Est artists run center, St-Jean-Port-Joli, Quebec, in 2011. A photo shooting and a parade have been organized in the streets of the village and near the Saint-Laurent river, in the province of Quebec, Canada.

 See more at www.christinecomeau.com

 

 

A delicate Balance, by Nick Nazzaro

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Originally this piece was going to be specifically about student debt, since I'm a recent college goer. After a lot of brooding, it became more about the 1% on top in general, with emphasis on the harm on they can cause. Some of these guys are true cartoon characters, getting away with dastardly deeds you'd only see from a goofy villain. If it wasn't so frighteningly sad, it'd be comical. My favorite part of the piece is the face. I wanted to bring it back to reality a little bit, and show this ugly mug, with a half finished, sort of sloppy, extremely red face. This whole process presented me with the question, "Are these people at top being corrupted by the money they make, or are only the corrupt able to get to the top?" 

See more at http://nicknazzaro.com

 

The Boston Biennial 3 is up until August 21st, so come on by and take a look:

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And come to the GALA BOSTON BIENNIAL CLOSING RECEPTION AUGUST 21ST 6-9PM!!!

 

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Your Next Big Shot at Fame and Fortune!

by the-biennial-project 2. June 2014 17:08

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 About the Boston Biennial

Call for Entry

 

The Biennial Project is wicked psyched to announce an open call to artists worldwide for Boston Biennial 3- an online juried competition and digital presentation being held at Atlantic Works Gallery in atmospheric East Boston all summer long!!  

   

Now how can turn down a shot at fame and fortune like this? You might get so rich you can eat Boston Cream Pie and Lobster all week down the Cape or in your walk up in Beacon Hill!!!

 

The potential for exposure is enormous! You'll be running with the big dogs here. Duh!! It's a no brainier...we want you to enter!  

 

We want the world to see your creations. We want you to be celebrated and wealthy. You must enter!!! You can be as happy as a Boston Brahmin on graduation day from Harvard.

 

It's About US

 

The Biennial Project is an artists' collaborative whose goal is to explore the nature and understand the perception of biennials within the art world and, in so doing, to develop a collective body of work that will be exhibited in as many biennials as possible - especially the really cool ones.

 

Our Event

If your Killa work is picked it will be shown on The Biennial Project website and in a blog posting reaching 3,000 very important people of influence in the art world.  

 

You know, The Big Wigs. Ain't that a Pissa!!

 

Best of all your art will also be presented a digital display at Boston Biennial 3. That's almost as asume as BoSoxs sweeping the The New York Stankies in the series.

 

Yankees Suck!!

Eligibility

Open to all artists.  Open to all media, including 2-D, 3-D, sculpture, photography, performance, video, installation mixed media, and art from a kit.

Our Jurors

All work will be juried by the internationally known art collective The Biennial Project with special guest juror. We are working out the details with a very, very important Boston Art Big Shot.  Maybe Yaz!!

 

 

Deadline for submission is July 1, 2014.  

 

 

ENTER THE BOSTON BIENNIAL 3

  

  

 

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