Biennial Review by Toyoko Ito on

fogless-100.jpgA very good review of the Biennial, by Japanese art journalist Toyoko Ito. Its written in Japanese, the title is “The Beatles City transformed into Contemporary Art Megalopolis”

fogless-1.jpgToyoko writes for several respected Japanese art magazines and posts reports on her website

Not surprisingly she highlights all the Japanese artists involved in this Biennial and includes the Independents and A Foundation.

Referring to the Made Up theme she welcomes the surreal imaginings of the artists, a refreshing change after so many years of conceptual work responding mainly to the real world and current affairs, this is more fantasy with a hint of ecology. (I’m paraphrasing, not a literal translation)

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