Venice, La Serenissima, and the Venice Biennale

Learn more about the Venice Biennale.

When: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 at 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: Shepparton Art Museum, 70 Welsford Street, Shepparton

Venice is home to the first, the oldest and most established biennale, or temporary exhibition. Every two years, since first presented in 1895, la Biennale di Venezia has attracted art world, art lovers, and the casual passer-by to experience Venice and contemporary art as never before. Join us for a glass of very Venetian Aperol Spritz as SAM Director, Rebecca Coates, talks and walks you through some of the calle of Venice to explore the role of the biennale as part of an ever-changing contemporary Venice.

Where: The Carrington, 505 Wyndham Street, Shepparton
When: Thur 22 Fec, 6 to 8m
How much: $30. Book here

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Image: opening of the Australian Pavilion at the Biennale of Venice, 2017.