Azerbaijan, Baku, May 29 / Trend /
YARAT Contemporary Art Space, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to creating a platform for contemporary Azerbaijani art, both nationally and internationally, is delighted to announce it's participation in la Biennale di Venezia 2013.
Love Me, Love Me Not is an unprecedented exhibition of contemporary art from Azerbaijan and its neighbours, featuring recent work by 17 artists from Azerbaijan, Iran, Turkey, Russia, and Georgia. Works on the show include art pieces by Faig Ahmed, Rashad Alakbarov, Afruz Amighi, Kutlug Ataman, Shoja Azari, Rashad Babayev, Mahmoud Bakhshi, Ali Banisadr, Ali Hasanov, Orkhan Huseynov, Sitara Ibrahimova, Aida Mahmudova, Taus Makhacheva, Farkhad Moshiri, Farid Rasulov, Slavs and Tatars and Iliko Zautashvili.
The exhibition will provide insight into the dynamics of each nation, bringing to light forgotten aspects of history and demonstrating the evolution that every country in the region has gone through.
It will be held within the 55th International Art Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia and will be open to the public from 1st June until 24th November 2013 at Tesa 111, Arsenale Nord.
The exhibition is curated by Dina Nasser-Khadivi, specialist on the Middle East and Iran, who earlier cooperated with the Christie's Auction House.
The exhibition is sponsored by "Gilan" consumer company and "Jala" market-leading brand of juice in Azerbaijan.