Il calendario degli eventi collaterali è sempre più fitto, ecco l'iniziativa The Contract che si svolgerà in diversi sedi fra cui Venezia il 10 e 12 Maggio , ovviamente nei giorni della vernice.
London exhibition: The Contract
DACS 33 Old Bethnal Green Road, London, E2 6AA
Hours: Monday–Friday 10am–5pm
The project launches at DACS with the exhibition The Contract curated by Gilane Tawadros, including works by Keith Arnatt, Hollis Frampton, Hew Locke, Donald Rodney, Monica Ross and Carey Young.
Newspaper publication: The Contract
A newspaper publication includes written and creative contributions from artists including Jon Adams, Maria Thereza Alves, Michael Armitage, Jordan Baseman, Anne Bean, Gayle Chong Kwan, Jimmie Durham, Yara El- Sherbini, Tony Heaton, Hew Locke, Melanie Manchot, Hayley Newman, Tatsumi Orimoto, Young In Hong, Terry Smith and Richard Wilson.
Thursday, May 11
Scuola dei Calegheri, Campo San Toma, Venice
A breakfast discussion The Cost of Free Speech, followed by:
Act of Memory - Venice/Venice Agendas
You are invited to participate in the recitation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as part of Monica Ross’ work Act of Memory.
Eventbrite registration here.
Pop-up live art performances curated by Mark Segal: May 10–12
Young In Hong invites participation in her performance work, Echoes, accompanying her original soundtrack through the preview days of the Venice Biennale. Further information here.
Margate and Folkestone
Further events are planned for Turner Contemporary, Margate (Saturday, June 17) and Folkestone (Saturday, September 23) including further performances of Act of Memory, and new commissioned performances and projects. Details will be available on the website www.veniceagendas.eu.
Venice Agendas was developed by Bill Furlong and Mel Gooding and has featured at every Venice Biennial since 1999. Since 2011, workinprogress (Clare Fitzpatrick and Terry Smith) has continued the series of topical, intelligent and informative discussions, talks, debates and events. Mel and Bill along with Vittorio Urbani of Nuova Icona continue to support and mentor the project.