April 3, 2022

Firsts Solidarity Network of Venice pavilions to highlight a turning point in artistic representation

An informal Firsts Solidarity Network of national pavilions has been established for the 59th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia. An artist-led initiative comprising of artist/s who are a first time representative from a marginalised or under-represented group […]
December 10, 2021

Ua fa’alauiloa fa’alaua’itele e le New Zealand Pavilion le nofoaga ‘autū mo le Fa’alauiloaina o le Poloketi a Yuki Kihara mo le Biannale Arte 2022

O Yuki Kihara o se tagata tusiata muamua lea ua fai ma sui o Niu Sila i le Fa’aliga Fa’avaomālō o Fa’atufugaga; International Art Exhibition-La Biennale di Venezia, o ia o se tagata Pasefika, Asia ma o se Fa’afafine (o […]
October 16, 2021

New Zealand confirms Yuki Kihara’s exhibition title and pavilion location for Biennale Arte 2022

Small island ecologies, climate change, queer rights, Gauguin’s gaze, intersectionality and decolonization; these are just some of the topics explored by award-winning interdisciplinary artist Yuki Kihara for the New Zealand pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale […]
January 25, 2021

Celebrating Yuki Kihara

Pātaka hosts Yuki Kihara, for evening of art, wine and food. To kick off 2021, Pātaka is hosting a gala cocktail event to celebrate the work of renowned international artist Yuki Kihara, Aotearoa New Zealand’s representative at the 59th International […]
May 27, 2020

New dates for the Biennale Arte

Last week, news reached us that the Venice Biennale Arte has been postponed to 2022 due to COVID-19, and will now take place from 23 April to 27 November 2022. Despite the set-back, Creative New Zealand is fully committed and […]
February 24, 2020

Biennale Arte 2021: New Zealand’s artist and curator announced

The Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa is pleased to announce interdisciplinary artist Yuki Kihara as New Zealand’s artist for the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia presented in 2021. Yuki is renowned for delving into […]