17th Biennale of Sydney: The Beauty of Distance - Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age
May 12 - August 1, 2010
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney
The 17th Biennale of Sydney will be presented free to the public from 12 May until 1 August 2010.
Based on the curatorial theme THE BEAUTY OF DISTANCE: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age, recent and new works by Australian artists will be showcased alongside international artists at Sydney’s leading cultural institutions, contemporary art spaces and heritage sites.
The free exhibition is expected to welcome more visitors than ever and audiences of all ages will be delighted, challenged and inspired by the artists and works in this Biennale. Visitors can walk from venue to venue along Sydney Harbour’s edge and then take the free ferry to Cockatoo Island. Artist talks, performances, forums, film screenings, family events, guided tours and other special events will be featured throughout the 17th Biennale exhibition period.
For more information, please visit the Sydney Bienniale website.