Japan Pavilion at the 53rd International Art Exhibition, the Venice Biennale in 2009

The Japan Foundation opened the Japan Pavilion at the 53rd Venice Biennale of Art on June 7, 2009. (Press Release (PDF:488KB))

Photo of Hiroshi Minamishima and Miwa Yanagi

Press Release (October 16, 2008, at The Japan Foundation)
Hiroshi Minamishima (Commissioner) and Miwa Yanagi (Artist)

Arts and Culture Department, Visual Arts Section, The Japan Foundation
4-4-1 Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0004, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-5369-6062 / Fax: +81-(0)3-5369-6038 E-mail

Outline of the Biennale

Dates June 7 - November 22, 2009
Venue: Giardini di Castello, Arsenale, etc.
Director: Daniel Birnbaum
Theme: Making Worlds // Fare Mondi // Bantin Duniyan // 
制造世界 // Weltenmachen // Construire des Mondes // 
Fazer Mundos…
WEB site: http://www.labiennale.org/

National Participation: Japan Pavilion

Commissioner: Hiroshi Minamishima
Artist: Miwa Yanagi
Theme: Windswept Women: The Old Girls' Troupe
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*The Exhibition has been introduced in ART iT.

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