Celeste in Venice during the 53rd Biennal


Works by Erdogan Bulut, Massimo Cristaldi, Claudia Gambadoro, Giuseppe Gonella, Hektor Mamet, Seung Hee Kang, Peter Monkman, Sara Rossi, Ira Schneider, and Yea Jin Song, have been chosen by the panel of selectors for the special theme exhibition ‘dependtendency’ to be held on the Isola della Certosa, Venice, 4-7 June 2009, during the 53rd Visual Arts Biennal.


View works in the exhibition: http://www.celesteprize.com/works/pg:ve09/tipo:f/

View works also to be included in the catalogue: http://www.celesteprize.com/works/pg:ve09/tipo:s/ 


A copy of the catalogue will be given free to every artist who presented a work for selection who comes to Isola della Certosa between 4-7 June 2009. Those who are unable to come to Venice can have their copy sent by post (postal charges to be paid in advance).


Saturday 6 June is special inauguration night which starts at 7.30 pm: catalogue presentation, readings, music, drinks and food until late.


Please come to the inauguration party with your friends,  there will be a late night boat service shuttling you back to Venice (Isola della Certosa is right in front of the Arsenale and Sant’Elena boat-stations), full details to be posted on website soon.


There are 5 other events taking place on Isola della Certosa at this time, which include Fondazione Berengo (sculpture), John Gerrard (Ireland, special exhibition), Homage to Joseph Beuys, Musical performances by ‘Swimming Cities’ (USA), and Fleur de Sel (UK).