The UK will also feature at theKyiv Contemporary Art Biennale ARSENALE 2012,running from 24 May to 31 July. The Biennale,as I’ve blogged before, has a British curator,David Elliott; a London-based PR company,Curzon PR; alogodesigned by British companyBarnbrook Design; and a theme taken from the Charles Dickens novel, “A Tale of Two Cities”.
The Biennale will feature ten UK-based artists:Dinos and Jake Chapman,Phyllida Barlow,Richard Deacon,Rachel Kneebone,Raqib Shaw,Ana Maria Pacheco,Shiraz Houshiary,Yinka Shonibare, ErginCavusogluandRichardGrayson.
The British Council is organizinga series of talkswith the Arsenale, starting on 24 May. The talks include JakeChapmanin conversation with David Elliott, and a Turner prize winner Richard Deacon.