Venue: National Pavilion Giardini di Castello Artists:
Allora & Calzadilla Jennifer Allora: * 1974 Philadelphia, USA. Guillermo Calzadilla: * 1971 Havana, Cuba. They live in Puerto Rico. more info & photos Commissioner, curator: Lisa Freiman Chair of the Indianapolis Museum of Art’s contemporary art department Allora & Calzadilla will create new site-specific works that will "analyze contemporary geopolitics through the lens of spectacular nationalistic and competitive enterprises such as the Olympic Games, international commerce, war, the military-industrial complex and even the Biennale itself". The exhibition will include six new works developed specifically for the United States pavilion.