Monthly Archives: November 2013

Rudolf Stingel at Palazzo Grassi, Venice 2013

After acquiring the Palazzo Grassi in 2005 François Pinault has presented a number of exhibitions of his collection of contemporary art in this classical Venetian building. Currently running is an exhibition of the Italian artist Rudolf Stingel’s work, drawn from various collections including François Pinault’s himself. The exhibition is a first for the Palazzo Grassi […]

The Venice Biennale 2013

Last week I was lucky enough to have a class trip to Venice for the Biennale, paid for by John Moores University (thank you!). We spent four days there, but only one of these was dedicated to exploring the Biennale. Therefore please excuse how general this post is, I would have loved to have gone […]

British Ceramics Biennial 2013

I spent last Friday in Stoke-on-Trent at the British Ceramics Biennial which is there until November 10th. Ceramics isn’t something I have ever considered myself to be particularly interested in before and the prospect of spending an entire day looking at them wasn’t entirely appealing. But let me tell you, the BCB blew all my […]