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The Venice Biennale 2015 – When it starts and what to see
Passion Art in Venice – The Venice Biennale from 9 May 2015 to October 22, 2015
The Venice Biennale 2015 is one of the manifestations that arises in Venice most anticipated each year, in fact the history behind this cultural institution is very attractive. So I want to refresh your memory about the past. The history of the Venice Biennale – Over 120 years before all the origins of the Biennale dates back to 1895, well before the date of the International Art Exhibition. You must know that all these years the Venice Biennale has created other events and then not only the exhibition of contemporary art since 1932 but they also added the famous Venice Film Festival – “La mostra del Cinema”, which is the first-ever film festival in the world, yet today important part in competitions where the characters / actors famous from all over the world are invited to this movies competition. The Biennale is not limited to these two categories but in later years this cultural institution even added Music, Theatre, Dance and Architecture (most recently in 1999). So a complete set of unique elements to visit that will enrich your knowledge and memories. On the official website of the Venice Biennale they have created a beautiful timeline called “History Venice Biennale – Timeline” that will help you better understand its history. Did you know that there is also a beautiful historical library? The Library of the Venice Biennale! Continue to read to find out about the Venice Biennale Library.
Restored in 2010, the new library is part of the historic Pavilion at the Giardini in Venice called “Padiglione Centrale Biennale di Venezia“. The project, very interesting offers a great reading room that is surrounded by a gallery located on two levels are exposed more than 145,000 volumes of over 800 linear meters of shelving (official source from the site www.labiennale.org) The photo on the left It highlights the reading room with shelves in the background and the many volumes that make up the great historical archive. Definitely worth visiting during your stay in Venice in the period in which it takes place this beautiful event.
Which are the places where the Venice Biennale 2015 will be?
The Venice Biennale 2015 takes place not only at the Central Pavilion in the Giardini, but expands throughout the city. In fact, the registered office is at Ca’ Giustinian (San Marco, 1364 / A) not far from Piazza San Marco (St Mark Square), while the activities of exposure are present in these luoghi:
- Giardini della Biennale
- Biblioteca della Biennale
- Teatro Piccolo Arsenale
- Teatro delle Tese
- Palazzo del Cinema (al Lido di Venezia)
- Pala Biennale
- ASAC (Archivio Storico delle Arti Contemporanee)
A complete list with all the descriptions of the sites above you will also find on the official website of the Venice Biennale (http://www.labiennale.org/it/biennale/luoghi/) Now let’s see how to buy the Biennale Card to access exhibitions!
La Biennale Card 2015 – How to buy the Biennale Card?
What is the Biennale Card and how much it costs?
This year on the occasion of the 56th International Art Exhibition and the 72th Art Exhibition of the Biennale Card Cinema will be repeated. A sort of pass that will allow you access to the places mentioned above paying once. For whom is the Biennale Card 2015? The Biennale Card 2015 is designed for all lovers of art and enthusiasts of this institution so we say that whoever buys automatic will contributes to the Biennale, because the proceeds from sales are entirely used to renew the activities ASAC (Historical Archives of Contemporary Arts). If you want information about and reservations you can write an email to [email protected] or call Tel +39 041 2753311 The prices of the biennale Card 2015:
- Biennale Silver Card: 60,00 euro
- Biennale Gold Card: 250,00 euro
- Biennale Platinum Card: 500,00 euro
- Biennale Diamond Card: 1500,00 euro
See also the official Facebook page of the Venice Biennale for the latest information: https://www.facebook.com/Labiennaledivenezia