Venice International University invites all students and professors to the event related with the 56 Biennale Arte
Friday, 8 May 2015 at 10.30 am, Hotel Danieli
Meeting point: San Servolo boat stop (boat of 10 am) or San Zaccaria line 20 stop at 10.10 am
Within the framework of the opening events of the 56th Art Biennale of Venice (May 9 – November 22) VIU has the great pleasure to invite you all, as promoter of this event, to the round table in presentation of “The Phoenix”, an artwork by Master Xu Bing, that will be displayed in the Gaggiandre of the Arsenale during the Biennale.
The round table will be held at the Hotel Danieli (San Marco) this Friday, 8 May at 10.30 am and will bring together important curators and art critics, who will discuss the significance and implications of Xu Bing’s “Phoenix Project”: Ambassador Umberto Vattani, VIU President will chair the event together with Jay Levenson (MoMA New York), Achille Bonito Oliva, Bartolomeo Pietromarchi, Hou Hanru (MAXXI), Hans d’Orville (UNESCO), Samuel Kung (MoCA Shanghai), Danilo Eccher and Wang Wei.
It is a very interesting and exclusive opportunity, not only to know in preview this amazing artwork, but also to enter the contemporary scene of debates on contemporary art and events linked to the Biennale of Venice!
The meeting point is at San Servolo boat stop (boat of 10 am) or at San Zaccaria line 20 stop at 10.10 am, we will go together to the conference hall.
The admission is free and you can benefit of places through VIU channels: in order to facilitate the logistics, auditors interested should inform of their participation, within Thursday morning 10.30 am: firstname.lastname@example.org or leave your name at the Front Office.