Mark Bradford to represent the US during Venice Biennale
Apr. 19, 2016
Pavilion’s curator calls Bradford ‘the leading American abstract painter of his generation’
The Los Angeles-based artist Mark Bradford will represent the United States at the 2017 Venice Biennale, the Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts, announced today, 18 April. The Rose, which was threatened with closure by the university’s president during the recession, will present Bradford’s work at the event.
The exhibition at the US Pavilion, due to run from 13 May to 26 November 2017, will feature a new site-specific installation by Bradford, who works in a variety of media.
Source: The Art Newspaper