Curated by Yuko Hasegawa, the exhibition opens on September 19.



Here Is the Artist List for the 2017 Moscow Biennale

Mathieu Merlet-Briand, Triptych Google Red, Google Yellow, Google Blue. Hommage à Alexandre Rodtchenko, 2015.


The Moscow Biennale has revealed the artist list for its 2017 edition, which will be curated by Yuko Hasegawa. (The news had been first reported in Russian by Afisha Daily.) Titled “Clouds ⇄ Forests,” the biennial opens on September 19 and runs through January 18, 2018.

Some 52 artists are set to participate in the main sector of the biennial’s seventh edition, which will explore “a new eco-system formed through a circulation of ‘Cloud Tribes,’ who were born on the Internet cloud space, and ‘Forest Tribes’ who are born on cultural origins,” according to a statement. The works by these artists will be on view at Moscow’s State Tretyakov Gallery. An app will also be produced, allowing viewers to access information about pieces by Björk, Matthew Barney, Pierre Huyghe, Ryan Trecartin, and others.

The artist list follows in full below.

Nadim Abbas, Hong Kong
Adel Abidin, Iraq / Finland / Jordan
Nindityo Adipurnomo, Indonesia
Farah Atassi, Belgium / USA
Kanako Azuma, Japan
Matthew Barney, USA
Natalia Bazowska, Poland
Bahar Behbahani, Iran / USA
Björk, Iceland / United Kingdom
Hussein Chalayan, Cyprus / United Kingdom
Revital Cohen & Tuur Van Balen, Israel & Belgium / United Kingdom
Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg, United Kingdom
Rohini Devasher, India
Louise Drulhe, France
Olafur Eliasson, Denmark / Germany
Justine Emard & Mirai Moriyama, France / Japan
Cécile B. Evans, USA / Germany
Ilya Fedotov-Fedorov, Russia
Valia Fetisov, Russia
“Forensic Architecture”, United Kingdom
Theaster Gates, USA
Gauri Gill, India
Marta Gornicka, Poland
Alina Gutkina, Russia
Joey Holder, United Kingdom
Elliott Hundley, USA
Pierre Huyghe, France / USA
Ali Kazma, Turkey
Nile Koetting, Japan / Germany
Siji Krishnan, India
Alexey Martins, Russia
Mathieu Merlet-Briand, France
Marie-Luce Nadal, France / Spain
Michael Najjar, Germany
Koji Nakazono, Japan
Dashi Namdakov, Russia
Uriel Orlow, Switzerland / United Kingdom
Anastasia Potemkina, Russia
Laure Prouvost, France / Belgium
Aurora Sander, Norway / Germany
Susan Schuppli, United Kingdom
Sayaka Shimada, Japan
Wieki Somers, Netherlands
Yuken Teruya, Japan / USA
Sissel Tolaas, Norway / Germany
Michael Tolmachev, Russia
Ryan Trecartin, USA
Hanna Tuulikki, Finland / United Kingdom
Alexander Vinogradov and Vladimir Dubossarsky, Russia
“Where Dogs Run”, Russia
Robert Zhao Renhui, Singapore
Marina Zurkow, USA

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