Venice Biennale 2013

Valentin Carron to Represent Switzerland at 2013 Venice Biennale

Valentin Carron, 'L'homme,' 2006. (Courtesy 303 Gallery)

Valentin Carron has been selected to represent Switzerland at the 2013 Venice Biennale, we were just alerted via Artnet. Mr. Carron, who has emerged in recent years as one of the most compelling of the younger-generation Swiss artists, paints, sculpts and creates installations that question the central traditions of contemporary art through appropriation and reproduction. Right, he copies, sort of. Read More