venice biennale 2019
58th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale in Venice
Malaysia is now placed on the art map. With the perseverance of Lim Wei Ling of Wei Ling Gallery, four Malaysian artists will be given the opportunity to represent the nation in this prestigious art event for the very first time.
The Biennale Art Festival was first held in 1895, and is also the original biennale upon which others in the world have been modeled. Therefor it is a huge achievement in Malaysia's art growth and Seeing Eye Arts is very humbled to be a part of this prestigious and historical event.
Going along with this years theme of 'May You Live in Interesting Times', the exhibition 'Holding Up A Mirror' will be on view at the Malaysia pavilion to be located at the Palazzo Malipiero. Here, the works of Anurendra Jegadeva, 54, H.H. Lim, 65, Ivan Lam, 44, and Zulkifli Yusoff, 57 will be showcased.
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