Venice Biennale 2013

Austria Goes With Mathias Poledna for 2013 Venice Biennale

Installation view of the film "A Village by the Sea" (2011) by Mathias Poledna. (Courtesy the artist and Meyer Kainer)

Austria is the next artist out of the gate with its 2013 Venice Biennale pick, Art Review‘s website reports. The lucky honoree is Mathias Poledna, a Vienna-born artist who works in Los Angeles.

Mr. Poledna is perhaps best known for his film installations, though he works in a variety of media, using material he uncovers from investigative projects into various historical events. Read More