French Pavilion

frieze video - 04 Jun 2019

The artist takes us on a tour of her pavilion

Ai Weiwei, Bang, 2010–3

Um die Sache abzukürzen: Einiges, was man auf einem ersten Rundgang durch die Länderpavillons der Giardini auf der diesjährigen 55.

By Dominikus Mueller
Artist Anri Sala will represent France at this year's 55th Venice Biennale. Photo © Julien Mignot / Eté 89

At the age of four, Anri Sala was taken to the Palace of Pioneers in Tirana, then capital of the People's Socialist Republic of Albania, in order to begin the violin lessons he had asked his parent

By Robert Barry