VENICE, ITALY - 28 MAY 2013: (from bottom to top) Barry Flanagan's "Two space rope sculpture, 1967, replacement"; Alighiero Boetti's "Io che prendo il sole a Torino il 19 gennaio 1969, 1969"; Mario Merz's "Appoggiati, 1969 (2013)", are exhibited at the first nobile floor, corresponding to the upper floor of the Kunstahalle Bern, at the Fondazione Prada in Venice, Italy, on May 28th 20113.
The exhibition "When Attitudes Become Form: Bern 1969/Venice 2013", curated by Germano Calent in dialogue with Thomas Deman and Rem Koolhas, reconstructs "Live in Your Head. When Attitudes Become Form", a show curated by Harald Szeemann at the Bern Kunsthalle in 1969, which went down in history for the curator's radical approach to exhibition practice, conceived as a linguistic medium.
The 55th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale takes place in Venice from June 1st to November 24th, 2013 at the Giardini and at the Arsenale as well as in various venues the city.
Gianni Cipriano for The New York TImes