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The Australia Council for the Arts, the Australian Government's arts funding and advisory body, has managed and funded an Australian representation at the Venice Biennale for nearly 30 years. The three previous representations at the Venice Biennale are:

2007 Venice Biennale

Susan Norrie, Daniel von Sturmer and Callum Morton.

Please click here to access the Australian Venice Biennale 2007 website for full details.

2005 Venice Biennale

Ricky Swallow

This Time Another Year

Commissioner
John Kaldor AM
Curator
Charlotte Day

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Overview
CV
Media Kit
Essay
Images

Image Caption:
Ricky Swallow
This Time Another Year
Installation detail
Australian Pavilion
Venice Biennale 2005

Ricky is represnted by Darren Knight Gallery, Sydney and Modern Art, London.

2003 Venice Biennale

Patricia Piccinini
We are Family

Commissioner

Victoria Lynn
Curator
Linda Michael

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Overview
CV
Media Kit
Images

Image Captions:
1. The Young Family
2002 - 3 (detail)
silicone, acrylic, human hair, leather, timber
2. Game Boys Advanced
2002 (detail)
silicone, acrylic, human hair, clothing, hand-held video game
3. Still Life With Stem Cells
2002 (detail)
silicone, polyurethane, leather, mdf, human hair
4. Leather Landscape
2003 (detail)
silicone, acrylic, human hair


Patricia is represented by Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney; Tolarno Gallery, Melbourne and Yvon Lambert Gallery, New York.

Click here for Patricia's site

Images courtesy of the artists