Global Biennials report

An Overview of the current Biennale/Triennial scene in the world, with statistic analysis of region distribution, country distribution, and specifically, the numbers of countries participation, artist participation, and attendance of the Top 20 Biennales over the years.

Follow by case studies on currently most influential biennales, as we selected, Venice Biennale, Kassel Documenta, Whitney Biennale, Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale, Taipei Biennale, and Shanghai Biennale. The case studies analyze the number of attendance, visitors increase rate over the year, themes and director’s focuses, participated artists’ birthplace, geography, gender, age, and research the biennale’s sources of income, the sponsorship from individual, company, foundation, or grant.

The last part of the report the Chinese Biennales’ current development with each’s history, sponsorship, artists, geography, theme, curators, and existing problems based on information of Shanghai Biennale, Beijing International Art Biennale, Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism/ Architecture, CAFAM Biennale, Chengdu Biennale, Guangzhou Triennial/ Asia Biennial, Shenzhen Sculpture Biennale, Western China International Art Biennale, and Yinchuan Biennale.

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