55th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia. Sarah Sze – U.S. Pavilion


Sarah Sze: Triple Point
Commissioners/Curators: Carey Lovelace, Holly Block. Venue: Pavilion at Giardini


Sarah Sze: Triple Point, the official U.S. representation at the 55th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia, is organized by The Bronx Museum of the Arts and is presented by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State. The exhibition is produced with the collaboration of the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice (Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York). Lead foundation support has been provided by the Ford Foundation, with additional support from the JL Foundation, Charina Endowment Fund, Bobbie Foshay, Agnes Gund, The Ronald and Jo Carole Lauder Foundation, The O’Grady Foundation, Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund, Gwen and Peter Norton, The Isambard Kingdom Brunel Society of North America, Cynthia Sears and Frank Buxton, Nancy and Stanley Singer, Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg, The Ahmanson Foundation, The Broad Art Foundation, Stefan Edlis and Gael Neeson, Charlotte and William Ford, Suzanne and David Johnson, The Mohn Family Foundation, Melissa and Robert Soros, Toby D. Lewis Philanthropic Fund, Words of the World Fund, Jennifer McSweeney, Willow Bay and Robert A. Iger, Sue and Joseph Berland, Columbia University School of the Arts, Alison and John Ferring, The Kwon Family Foundation, Sarah Peter, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc., Altour, Melva Bucksbaum and Raymond Learsy, Joanne Cohen, Ellyn and Saul Dennison, Joel and Zoë Dictrow, Mandy and Cliff Einstein, Joanne Gold and Andrew Stern, Vicky Hughes and John Smith, MiYoung Lee and Neil Simpkins, Cynthia H. Polsky, The Poses Family Foundation, Cindy and Howard Rachofsky, Jeanne Greenberg and Nicolas S. Roahtyn, Allegrini, Castello di Roncade, Nardini Distillery, Podernuovo a Palazzone di Paolo e Giovannni Bulgari, Solé Water, and individuals.  Special support of digital engagement and education programs is provided by Bloomberg.

Sarah Sze has exhibited at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Serpentine Gallery, London; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo; High Museum of Art, Atlanta; and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Sze’s work has been featured in solo exhibitions at the Institute of Contemporary Art, London; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Malmo Könsthall, Sweden; Asia Society, New York; and the Cartier Foundation, Paris. Her work has also been featured internationally at the 48th International Art Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia, 10th Biennale de Lyon, 5th Liverpool Biennial, 25th São Paulo Biennial, 1st Berlin Biennial, the 2000 Whitney Biennial, and the 1999 Carnegie International. She has also received critical acclaim for public commissions at New York City’s High Line; Massachusetts Institute of  Technology, Cambridge; and the Public Art Fund, New York. Born in Boston in 1969, Sze received a BA from Yale University in 1991 and an MFA from the School of Visual Arts in 1997. She is a 2003 MacArthur Fellow.