Tag Archives: Venice Biennale 2019

JAMES LEE BYARS AND ZAD MOULTAKA

The Venice Biennale collateral event THE DEATH OF JAMES LEE BYARS—presented by the Vanhaerents Art Collection—features Byars’ iconic 1994 work in conversation with Zad Moultaka‘s sound installation VOCAL SHADOWS.

THE DEATH OF JAMES LEE BYARS

Through November 24.

Chiesa di Santa Maria della Visitazione

Fondamenta Zattere ai Gesuati, Venice.

From top: James Lee Byars, The Death of James Lee Byars; The Death of James Lee Byars and Vocal Shadows, Venice installation drawing, courtesy and © Zad Moultaka; simulated installation view, courtesy La biennale di Venezia; James Lee Byars, The Death of James Lee Byars. Byars images courtesy and © Michael Werner Gallery and the Estate of James Lee Byars.

VENICE 2019 — GIARDINI

The Giardini section of the 2019 Venice Biennale includes a selection of mostly new work by Nicole Eisenman, Kaari Upson, Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Joi Bittle and Dominique Gonzalez–Foerster, Jill Mulleady, and Hito Steyerl.

LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA

Through November 24.

Giardini della Biennale

Venice.

From top: Nicole Eisenman, Morning Studio, 2016, oil on canvas, courtesy and © the artist and Anton Kern Gallery, New York; Kaari Upson, There is No Such Thing as Outside, 2019, HD video (still), courtesy and © the artist, Sprüth Magers, and Massimo de Carlo; Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Mama, Mummy and Mamma2014, acrylic, color pencils, charcoal and transfers on paper, courtesy and © the artist and Victoria Miro, London; Joi Bittle and Dominique Gonzalez–Foerster, Martian Dreams Ensemble, 2018, diorama detail, courtesy and © the artists; Jill MulleadyThis Connection is Not Private, 2018, oil on linen, courtesy and © the artist and Freedman Fitzpatrick; Hito Steyerl, Leonardo’s Submarine, 2019, three-screen video, courtesy and © the artist and installation photographer Naomi Rea.