Sleppa leiđarkerfi.

center For Icelandic Art

Art Biennials, Festivals and Periodic Exhibitions

 

TOURING BIENNALES

Europe

Ars Baltica
artgenda
Manifesta
Rencontres Internationales


NON-TOURING BIENNALES


Europe


Albania
Austria
Belgium
Czechia
France
Germany
Great Britain
Iceland
Italy


Lithuania
Mazedonia
Montenegro
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Romania
Russia

Sweden
Serbia
Slowenia
Spain
Turkey

Asia

China
Israel
Japan
Southcorea
Taiwan
United Arabic Emirates

America

Argentina
Brasil

Canada
Chile
Cuba

Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Peru
United States

Afrika

Angola
Egypt
Senegal
Southafrica


Australia
Australia




TOURING BIENNALES

3. Ars Baltica
Triennial of Photography
North Europe
http://www.ars-baltica.net/cproject/triennial.htm



artgenda
4th Biennial for Young Artists of around the Baltic Sea
North Europe
http://www.artgenda.com



Manifesta
European Biennial of Contemporary Art
Trentino, Italy. Summer 2008 (Edition 7)
http://www.manifesta.org

 

Rencontres Internationales
Paris, Berlin, Madrid
http://www.art-action.org/




NON-TOURING BIENNALES / EUROPE

Albania

Tirana
Tirana Biennale

First: 2001
http://www.tiranabiennale.org

 

Austria

Hüttenberg-Knappenberg
Internationale Biennale für Bildende Kunst

Last: 2002
http://www.biennale-austria.at



Belgium

Hasselt

Super! Triennial for Contemporary Art, Fashion & Design Hasselt

Next: 2005

http://www.superhasselt.be/

 

Leuven
biënnale hedendaagse kunst

First: 1997
http://www.culturelestudies.be/student/biennale/




Germany

Berlin
berlin biennale für zeitgenössische kunst

First: 1998
http://www.berlinbiennale.de

Borken
Artline 6

First: 2005
http://www.artline-5.de

Esslingen
Internationale Fototriennale Esslingen

First: 1989
http://www.villa-merkel.de

Fellbach
Internationale Triennale Kleinplastik Fellbach

First: 1983
http://www.triennale.de/

Kassel
Documenta

First: 1955
http://www.documenta.de

 

Muenster

Skulpturprojekte Muenster
First: 1977
http://www.skulptur-projekte.de/

 

Osnabrueck
European Media Arts Festival
April 2005
http://www.emaf.de/

 

Werkleitz
Werkleitz Biennale

First: 1993
http://www.werkleitz.de



France

Lyon
Biennale d'Art Contemporain de Lyon

First: 1991
http://www.biennale-de-lyon.org

St. Etienne
Biennale Internationale Design

First: 1998
http://www.institutdesign.com



Great Britain

Glasgow
Glasgow International Festival of Contemporary Visual Art
First: 2005
http://www.glasgowinternational.org

 

Liverpool
Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art

First: 1999
http://www.biennial.com

 

Liverpool
NICE - Nordic Art and Culture Festival

First: 2008
http:// www.nice08.org


London
London Biennial

First: 2000
http://www.londonbiennale.org



Iceland

 

Egilstaðir
700is rendeerland - experimental film and video festival

First: 2006
http://700.is

 

Reykjavík

SEQUENCES real time festival

First: 2006
http://www.sequences.is

 

Reykjavík Arts Festival (Triennial)
First: 1970, 2005 (with focus on Visual Arts)
http://www.artfest.is



Italy

Albisola
Biennial of Ceramics in Contemporary Art

First: 2001
http://www.attese.it

Mailand
La Triennale di Milano

First: 1923
http://www.triennale.it

Turin
Big Torino

First: 2000
http://www.bigtorino.net/index1.html

 

T1-Torino Triennale Tremusei
First: 2005
http://www.torinotriennale.it


Venice
Biennale di Venezia

First: 1895
http://www.labiennale.org

Venice
Architektur-Biennale

First: 1980
http://www.labiennale.org/en/architecture/



Lithuania

Vilnius
Baltic Triennial of International Art

First: 1979
http://www.cac.lt/en.php/exhibitions/triennial/24



Macedonia

Bitola
International Graphic Art Triennial

First: 1994
http://www.muzejbt.org.mk/trienale.htm



Montenegro

Cetinje
Cetinje Biennial

http://www.fridericianum-kassel.de/ausst/ausst-Cetinje.html



Netherlands

Rijswijk
Paper Biennial
First: 2004
http://www.museumryswyk.nl/hpb2004/bios/leeuwen.html



Norway

Moss
Momentum – Nordic Festival of Contemporary Art

First: 1998
http://www.momentum.no




Poland

Breslau
WRO International Media Art Biennale

First: 1983
http://www.wrocenter.pl


Lodz
Lodz Biennale

Last: 2004
http://www.lodzbiennale.pl/


International Art Triennial

First: 1985
http://www.triennale.art.pl



Romania

Bukarest
The Young Artists Biennial

First: 1985
http://www.metacult.ro/meta/index.php




Russia

Moskau
1 Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art

First: 2005 (1. Edition)
http://moscowbiennale.ru/english




Serbia

Belgrad
Biennial of Young Artists 2004
Last:.2004
http://www.yuartbiennial.vrsac.com/2004/eng




Spain

Madrid
Madrid Abierto
Last: 2005
http://www.madridabierto.com

 

Sevilla
1. International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Sevilla

First: 2004
http://www.fundacionbiacs.com/

Valencia
Bienal de Valencia

First: 2001
http://www.masdearte.com/bienaldevalencia/sumario.cfm



Slovenia

Ljubljana
Break 2.4
First: 1998
http://www.break-festival.org/

 

Ljubljana
Ljubljana Biennial of Graphic Art

First: 1955
http://www.mglc-lj.si/eng/index.htm


Sweden

Göteborg
Ideologia. Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art
Last: 2003
http://www.ideologia.net

 

Göteborgs andra internationella konstbiennal
First: 2001
http://www.biennal.goteborg.se

 


Czechia

Prague
Pragbiennale

First: 2003
http://www.praguebiennale.org



Turkey

Istanbul
International Istanbul Biennial

First: 1987
http://www.istfest.org/bienal

 

 

Web Biennial
First: 2003
http://webbiennial.org/wb05site/contact.htm




NON-TOURING BIENNIALS / ASIA



China

Bejing
Borderline - Video, New Media Performance

First: 2006
http://www.borderlinefestival.org

 

Guangzhou
Guangzhou Triennale

First: 2002
Internet: http://www.gdmoa.org/english/exhibitions.htm

Shanghai
The Shanghai Biennale

First: 1996
http://www.shanghaibiennale.com/2004/




Israel

Jerusalem
ArtFocus

First: 1994
Internet:jerusalemfoundation.org/news.php?id=238



Japan

Echigo-Tsumari
Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial

First: 2000
http://www.echigo-tsumari.jp

Yokohama
Yokohama Triennale of Contemporary Art

First: 2001
http://www.jpf.go.jp/yt2005/e/outline/index.html



Southkorea

Busan (Pusan)
Busan Biennale

First: 2002
Internet:http://www.busanbiennale.org/

Gwangju
Gwangju Biennale

First: 1995
http://www.gwangju-biennale.org



Taiwan

Taipeh
Taipeh Biennale

First: 1998
http://www.taipeibiennial.org



United Arab Emirates

Sharjah
Sharjah International Art Biennial

First: 1993
http://www.sharjahbiennial.com



NON-TOURING BIENNIALS / AMERICA

Argentina

Buenos Aires
II Bienal Internacional de Arte

First: 2000
http://www.argentinaxplora.com/news/bienal/bienal.htm



Brasil

Fortaleza
Biennale Ceará América

First: 2002
http://www.universes-in-universe.de/car/ceara-america/

Porto Alegre
Biennale Mercosur

First: 1990
http://www.fundacaobienal.com.br

Săo Paulo
Bienal de Săo Paulo

First: 1951
http://bienalsaopaulo.globo.com

Săo Paulo
Bienal Internacional de Arquitetura e Design

First: 1973
bienalsaopaulo.globo.com/5Bia/biacal.asp



Chile

Santiago de Chile
Bienal de Video y Nuevos Medios de Santiago

First: 1994
http://www.bienaldevideo.cl



Ecuador

Cuenca
Biennale Cuenca

First: 1987
http://www.bienaldepinturacuenca.org.ec/propuesta.aspx?lan=en




Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo
Bienal del Caribe

First: 1999
http://www.bienaldelcaribe.org



Canada

Montréal
La Biennale de Montréal

First: 1998
http://www.ciac.ca/biennale2002/index.htm

Toronto
Tranz <–––> Tech
Toronto International Media Art Biennial

First: 1999
http://www.tranztech.ca



Cuba

Havanna
Biennal de La Habana

First: 1984
http://www.universes-in-universe.de/car/habana/english.htm


Peru

Lima
Bienal Iberoamericana de Lima

First: 1997
http://www.peru.com/otros_especiales/bienal_2002/



United States of America

Santa Fé
International Biennial Santa Fé

First: 1995
http://www.sitesantafe.org

Los Angeles
Absolut. L.A. International | Biennial Art Invitational

Last: Jul – Aug 2003

Washington DC
48th Corcoran Biennial

First: 1907 ?
http://www.corcoran.org




NON-TOURING BIENNIALS / AFRICA

Egypt

Kairo
International Biennial Kairo

First: 1984



Senegal

Dakar
DAK'ART – La Biennale de l'Art Africain Contemporain

First: 1992
http://www.dakart.org



Angola

Luanda
Luanda Triennial, Angola

First: 2005
http://www.tacca-cultura.com/



Southafrica

Johannesburg
The Johannesburg Biennial

First: 1995
http://www.dialnsa.edu/iat97/johanart.html




NON-TOURING BIENNIALS / AUSTRALIA

Australia

Brisbane
Asia-Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art

First: 1993
http://www.qag.qld.gov.au/apt2002

Hobart
Ten Days On The Island - Tasmania

First: 2001
http://www.tendaysontheisland.com

 

Sydney
Biennale of Sydney
First: 1973
http://www.biennaleofsydney.com.au