Venice Biennale 2020


The Venice Biennale has for over a century been one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in the world. Established in 1895, the Biennale has an attendance today of over 370,000 visitors at the Art Exhibition.

The history of the Venice Biennale dates back from 1895, when the first International Art Exhibition was organized.

In the 1930s new festivals were born: Music, Cinema, and Theatre (the Venice Film Festival in 1932 was the first film festival ever organized).

In 1980 the first Intl. Architecture Exhibition took place, and in 1999 Dance made its debut at the Venice Biennale.

The 17th International Architecture Exhibition will run 23 May to 29 November 2020 (pre-opening 21 and 22 May).

The 77th Venice International Film Festival will take place from 2 - 12 September 2020.

The 14th International Festival of Contemporary Dance will run from 5-14 June 2020.

The 64th International Festival of Contemporary Music will run from 25 September to 4 October 2020. 

The 48th International Theatre Festival will run from 29 June to 13 July 2020.

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