Venice Biennale 2017

Installation View: Future Generation Prize

21 young artists from 16 different countries, shortlisted for the 4th edition of The Future Generation Art Prize, the global art prize for artists up to 35, will present there works at the Venice Biennale.

Dineo Seshee Bopape, mabu/mubu/mmu, 2017. Local soil, cermaics, herbs, crystals, coal, ash, adobe bricks. Produced by PinchukArtCentre. Image © Contemporary And

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The exhibition of the 21 shortlisted artists of the Future Generation Art Prize is on show at the 57th Venice Biennale. Among them winner Dineo Seshee Bopape and Special Prize recipient Phoebe Boswell. Here are some impressions of the Pavilion in Venice.

Dineo Seshee Bopape, mabu/mubu/mmu, 2017. Local soil, cermaics, herbs, crystals, coal, ash, adobe bricks. Produced by PinchukArtCentre. Image © Contemporary And

Dineo Seshee Bopape. mabu/mubu/mmu, 2017. Local soil, cermaics, herbs, crystals, coal, ash, adobe bricks. Produced by PinchukArtCentre. Image © Contemporary And

Dineo Seshee Bopape, mabu/mubu/mmu, 2017. Local soil, cermaics, herbs, crystals, coal, ash, adobe bricks. Produced by PinchukArtCentre. Image © Contemporary And

Phoebe Boswell, Mutumia 2016, Interactive Instalaltion, image © Contemporary And

Phoebe Boswell, Mutumia 2016, Interactive Instalaltion, image © Contemporary And

Phoebe Boswell, Mutumia 2016, Interactive Instalaltion, image © Contemporary And

Ej Hill, Pillar 2017, Wood and rubber, Dimesnions Variable, Produced by PinchukArtCentre. Image © Contemporary And


Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Cassava Garden, 2015, Acrylic, transfers, colored pencils, charcoal, commemorative fabric on paper. Courtesy of Victoria Miro Gallery. Image © Contemporary And

Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Cassava Garden, 2015, Acrylic, transfers, colored pencils, charcoal, commemorative fabric on paper. Courtesy of Victoria Miro Gallery. Image © Contemporary And

Firelei Báez, given the ground, 2017. Acrylic and oil on canvas. Image © Contemporary And

Kemang Wa Lehulere. Image © Contemporary And

Kemang Wa Lehulere. Image © Contemporary And

Kemang Wa Lehulere, Teacher Don’t Teach Me Nonsense, 2017, Brick, Chalk on Blackboard paint, diemsions various. Image © Contemporary And

Kemang Wa Lehulere, Another Homeless Song (für RRR Dhlomo) 1, 2015, Slavaged school desks (wood and steel), music stands, gumboots, paint, porcelan dogs © Contemporary And

Kemang Wa Lehulere, Another Homeless Song (für RRR Dhlomo) 2, 2015, Slavaged school desks (steel), gumboots, clay heads, paint © Contemporary And

Kameelah Janan Rasheed, Are we there yet? (and another question of proximity, destination, and relative comfort) 2017, Screen print on fabric, Produced by PinchukArtCentre. Image © Contemporary And

Vivian Caccuri, Oratorio (Tidal Wave) 2017. Composed by the artist. Produced by PinchukArtCentre. Image © Contemporary And