Commercial Break Trailer – 54th Venice Biennale

by Lauren Festa   | 

Giving censorship the boot. Trailer after this..Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow presents the mobile installation Commercial Break from 1 to 5 June 2011 as part of the opening week of the 54th Venice Biennale.

On a giant video billboard navigating the heart of Venice, over eighty artists engage with the relationship between advertising and culture in a city where advertising is virtually banned. The short digital works by globally recognized and emerging artists from around the world bring the form and language of advertising to Venice. The project is curated by Neville Wakefield and powered by POST magazine.

via artinfo

One Response to “Commercial Break Trailer – 54th Venice Biennale”

  1. [...] Sometimes you just have to look past the subject matter and enjoy the concept. Gagosian Gallery just announced Richard Phillips first short film, “Lindsay Lohan.” Phillips takes the perpetual mess and explores “the legacies of classical portraiture in relation to the mediated representations of contemporary popular culture.” Richard Phillips’ Lindsay Lohan will be included in “Commercial Break,” presented by the Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Venice, Italy, June 1 – 5, 2011, concurrent with the 54th international exhibition of the Venice Biennale. [...]

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