Sinologist by training,
curator by profession,
curious by nature.


Ydessa Hendeles: Grand Hotel

Collateral Event of the 60th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia

April 20 – November 24, 2024
Spazio Berlendis, Venice

The Art Museum at the University of Toronto is proud to present Ydessa Hendeles: Grand Hotel as an official Collateral Event of the 60th International Art Exhibition—La Biennale di Venezia. Curated by Wayne Baerwaldt, working in collaboration with Project Producer Barbara Edwards, the site-responsive exhibition is mounted in the prestigious Spazio Berlendis adjacent to the Fondamente Nove in the district of Cannaregio. In Grand Hotel, Ydessa Hendeles explores the critical themes of cultural identity, displacement, intergenerational trauma and loss linking the past to the present.

Advisory team and exhibition manager.

Natura, Naturae

May 17th – September 8th, 2024
Hotel Mediterraneo, Via Oriente 106, Jesolo Pineta (VE)

Participating Artists: Vittoria Gerardi, Casanova Sorolla, Lies Maculan, Linda Berger, Nicoleta Auersperg, Assunta Waldburg, Paolo Corona.

Joining together like a chorus of singular and harmonious voices, the 7 participating artists immerse themselves in the narrative of a nature that is simultaneously singular and plural, each offering their own perspective on the natural world. Through over 30 works including paintings, photographs, screenprints, and sculptures, they present diverse and multifaceted perspectives through which to observe and interpret Nature.

Curatorship of the exhibition.

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