News: Clouds⇄Forests, Nadim Abbas at 7th Moscow Biennale
Curator: Yuko Hasegawa (Japan)
Curatorial assistant: Seiha Kurosawa (Japan)
Participants of the main project: 52 artists from 25 countries
Parallel programme: 69 projects by 49 Moscow institutions
Nadim Abbas(b. 1980, Hong Kong) will be featured in the main project of the 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art Clouds⇄Forests, which will take place in New Tretyakov Gallery (The State Tretyakov Gallery, 10, Krymsky Val, Moscow) from September 19, 2017 to January 18, 2018. It will last for four months for the first time in the history of the Moscow Biennale.
The curator of the 7th Moscow Biennale is Yuko Hasegawa, Artistic Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo and Professor of Tokyo University of the Arts. The project Clouds⇄Forests focuses on 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. The works of the artists of the main project will be displayed in a dialogue with works from the permanent exhibition of The State Tretyakov Gallery.