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Cymru yn Fenis / Wales in Venice 2017

Cymru yn Fenis / Wales in Venice 2017

Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice shortlist announced for 2017 Arts Biennale.

Three unique proposals have been shortlisted for Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice 2017. The shortlist was made by the Selection Panel convened by the Commissioner, Arts Council of Wales.

The shortlist (below) has been released following the Expressions of Interest submissions stage to the Arts Council. The following will now proceed to the final Project Proposal stage to be held in early May. The successful proposal will be announced by the end of May 2016.

Artist

Proposed by

Richard Billingham

Jacqui Davies

James Richards

Chapter

Clare Woods

Oriel Davies Gallery

Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice 2017 will be the 8th exhibition since its first presence in 2003 which established its reputation as an official Collateral Event of the International Art Exhibition – La Biennale da Venezia.

The selection process for Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice 2017 opened with a call for Expressions of Interest focusing on the selection of the artist(s).

If you wish to read more about the call and selection process, visit www.arts.wales/97709

Helen Sear ... and the rest is smoke
Helen Sear, '...and the rest is smoke'; Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice 2015

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