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Venice Biennale

20% of reasons not to be here - I found this list on a huge wall at the Giardini in Venice and it introduced me to the world of art and its politics in a whole new way. Visiting an art exhibition was a once in six months thing for me (before my MA). Most of my art knowledge comes from western books and the beautiful internet. So the Venice Biennale was an explosion in my head, and to represent it I choose the image below:

Its also interesting to look at the history of the event.

Personal Bibliography

A list of relevant books, articles, websites, film, video, exhibition, journals and lectures referenced in Phase I, Phase II and Phase III. More links on my delicious account.

Ali, Atteqa. Postmodernism: Recent Developments in Art in India. InHeilbrunn Timeline of Art History. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000–. (October 2004)

Ananthakrishnan, G. (2010). Mumbai Diwali Decibel Levels: Cold Comfort. Nov.6th 2010. Digital Journo. [online]. Available from: Accessed 14th May 2011.

Ashraf, K Kazi. (2005) Masala City: Urban Stories from South Asia. The New Mix: Culturally dynamic architecture, Sara Caples and Everardo Jefferson, Architectural Design. Vol 75, No 5 Sept/Oct 2005, pp.67-68.

Barry, A (2000). Noise. In: Pile, S. and Thrift, N. (eds.) City A-Z. London: Routledge.

Barjatya, S. (2003). Mein Prem Ki Diwani Hoon. [Film]. India: Rajshri.

Bendikson, Jonas. (2008). The Places We Live [online]. Available from: [Accessed 1st Nov. 2010] Dominic M. McIver Lopes. (2001).

Bentham, J (1791). Panopticon Or the Inspection House Vol1 [ebook]. University of Lausanne. Available from: [Accessed 23rd April].

Benjamin, A. (2010). Trauma within the Walls: Notes towards a Philosophy of the City. Architectural Design. Vol. 80. No.5. pp.24-31.

Bickle, B. (2011). Seeing Ourselves. Zimbabwe Pavilion: Venice

Bombay Railway. Episode 1. Pressure. (2007). UK. BBC Four. 9th Sept. 2007. [Television]

Boyer, C (2001). The City of Collective Memory, Its Historical Imagery and Architectural Entertainments. MIT Press.

Blazwick, I. (2001). Century City: Art and Culture in the Modern Metropolis. London: Tate Gallery Publishing Ltd.

Burgin, V. (1996). Some Cities. London: Reaktion Books Ltd.

Bugada and Cargnel. (2011). Nico Vascellari. [online]. Available from: Accessed 21st June 2011.

Burke, A. (2010). The Urban Complex: Scalar probabilities and Urban Computation. Architectural Design. Vol. 80. No.5. pp.87-91.

Calvino, I (1997). Invisible Cities. New Edition. London: Minerva.

Cole, D. (2007). Patterns: New Surface Design. London: Lawrence King Publishing

Cotter, H. (2005). Objects of Repose and Remembrance. New York Times. [online]. Available from: Date Accessed: 21st July 2011.

Danto, A. C. (1995). After the End of Art: Contemporary Art and the Pale of History. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

Dali, S. (2011). The Dali Universe. Venice: Fondazione Ambrosiana Per L’Arte E La Cultura

Degen, N. (2008). Dayanita Singh. Frieze Magazine. [online]. Available from: Accessed: 21st July 2011.

Design Observer Blogs. (2010) Uncanny: Surrealism and Graphic Design. Available from: [Accessed 15th May 2011].

Dictionary of Media Studies (2006). p. 121. A&C Black Publishers: London

Emin, T (2008) Baby Things [online] Available from [Accessed 23rd April 2011].

Eddistribution (2008) Robinson dans l'espace de Patrick Keiller [online]. Available from: [Accessed 11th Jan 2011].

Foucault, M. (1984) Des Espace Autres. Architecture /Mouvement/ Continuité. [online] Oct. 1984. Translated from French by Jay Miskowiec. Based on a lecture by Michel Foucault on March 1967. Available from: [Accessed 5th Jan 2010]

Foucault, M (1977). Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison [online] Translated from French by Alan Sheridan. Available online from [Accessed 23rd April 2011].

Galerie Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery (n.d.). Ways of Thinking: Works. [online] Available from: [Accessed 18th Dec. 2010]

Green, C. (2001). The Third Hand: Collaboration in Art from Conceptualism to Post-Modernism. University of Minnesota Press: USA.

Hales Gallery. (2010). Dawn Clements: Still Life. London: Hales Gallery

Hirschhorn, T. (2011). Crystal of Resistance. Biennale Di Venezia, Padiglione Svizzero.

Hong-Kai Wang. (2011). Music While We Work. Venice: Palazzo Delle Prigioni.

Johar, K. (1998). Kuch Kuch Hota Hai. [Film]. India: Dharma Productions.

Kaye, N. 2000. Site-Specific Art: Performance, Place and Documentation. Routledge: London

Kennedy, M (Jan 2011). Ai Weiwei’s Sunflower Seeds to go on sale at Sotheby’s [online] Available from [Accessed 23rd April 2011].

Kitwise. (2010). Summertime 1-4 [online]. Available from:! [Accessed 11th Jan 2011].

Kit Wise. (2010). Xanadu [online] Available from: [Accessed 10th Jan 2011].

Lang, F. (1927). Metropolis. [Film]. Germany: Universum Film.

Lahoud, A. (2010). Post Traumatic Urbanism. Architectural Design. Vol. 80. No.5. pp.14-23.

luxmovingimage. (2009). Chris Welsby – Artist Interview. [online]. Available from [Date accessed 3rd April 2011]

Merleau-Ponty. 1962. Phenomenology of Perception. Routledge: London.

Muybridge, E. (2010). The Panorama of San Francisco from Street Hill 1878. Eadward Muybridge. London: Tate Britain

Malani, Nalini. Remembering Toba Tek Singh. (1998). Installation view Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia. 2002 [Installation with video projection on walls, 12 monitors with video clips, tin trucks, quilts, and Mylar flooring]

Mazumdar, Ranjani. Bombay Cinema : An Archive of the City. Minneapolis, MN, USA: University of Minnesota Press, 2007. p 18, 19, 120. Copyright © 2007. University of Minnesota Press. All rights reserved.

Mackey, S. (2010). Practice as Research: Performance, Place and Documentation. Arts University College at Bournemouth. 9th November.

Mermin, L. (2008). Shot in Bombay. [Film]. UK: Little Bird

Maeda, J. (2006). No Crackle Pop [online]. Available from: [Accessed 21st October 2010].

Mertens, B. 2008. The artist Navin Rawanchaikul calls for Navins of the world to unite. The New York Times. [online]. Available from: Accessed 25th July 2011.

Moravian Gallery in Brno. (2010). Uncanny: Surrealism in Graphic Design by Rick Poynor.[online]. Available from Accessed [15th May 2011].

Menin, S. (2003). Constructing Place Mind and Matter. London: Routledge.

Naik, Y. and Khera, D. (2011). IIT-B Demands Noise Barriers. Mumbai Mirror. [online]. April 17th 2011. Available from: [Accessed: 13th May 2011].

NationalGeographic. (2009). Amazing Northern Lights Time Lapse. [online]. Available from: [Accessed 29th Dec. 2010]

Noe, G. (2009). Enter the Void. [Film]. France: Fidélité Films.

Pallasmaa, J. (1996). Eyes of the Skin: Architecture and the Senses. John Wiley and Sons: USA

Parasol Unit. (2010). Adel Abdessemed: Silent Warriors. London: Parasol Unit

Patwardhan, Sudhir. Ulhasnagar. (2001). [online image]. Available from: [Accessed 21st October 2010]

Patwardhan, S. ( 18th October 2010. Re: Questions from an art student. Email to A.Kulkarni.(

Per Bak. (1996). How Nature Works: The Science of Self-Organised Criticality. Copernicus Press: New York.

Protazanov, Y. (1924). Aelita: Queen of Mars. [Film]. Soviet Union: Mezhrabpom-Rus

Prigov, D. (2011). Dmitri Prigov: Dmitri Prigov: Hermitage Project 20/21. Venice: Ca' Foscari.

Poynor, R (2011). Surrealism in Graphic Design. Arts University College Bournemouth. 13th May.

Pile, S. and Thrift, N. (2000). City A-Z. London: Routledge

Rawanchaikul, N. 2011. Paradiso Di Navin: A Mission to Establish Navinland. Paradiso Gallery: Venice

Rebello, S and Lohade. U. (2011). Sound and fury in Mumbai. Hindustan Times Mumbai. [online] April 20, 2011. Available from: [Accessed 12th May 2011].

Russolo, L. (1967). The Art of Noise, futurist manifesto 1913. [pdf]. Something Else Press. Available from: [Accessed 13th May 2011].

Sowin, J. (2006). In Praise of Shadows: A Meditation. [online]. Available from: [Accessed 17th August 2011].

Scott, R. (1982). Blade Runner. [Film]. USA: The Ladd Company

Stoichita,V (1997). A Short History of the Shadow. London: Reaktion Books Ltd.

Tate Modern (2010). The Unilever Series: Ai Weiwei [online] Available from [Accessed 23rd April 2011].

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Terror in Mumbai. (2009). UK. HBO. 30th June 2009. [Television]

Turner,C and Stoichita,V (2007). A Short History of the Shadow: Interview with Victor I. Stoichita. Cabinet Magazine Issue 24 [online] Available from [Accessed 26th April 2011].

Turrell, J. (2011). Ganzfield. Venice: Arsenale.

Thompson, I. (2003). What use is the genius loci? In: Menin, S.(eds). Constructing Place, Mind and Matter. London: Routledge. pp.66-76.

The Ontology of Interactive Art. Journal of Aesthetic Education [online] Vol. 35, No. 4 (Winter, 2001), pp. 65-81 Available from: [21st October 2010]

Moraes, D. (1983). The Great Cities: Bombay. Second Edition. Amsterdam: Time-Life Books B.V.

TinType. (2010). Suki Chan: Utopia on the Horizon. London: TinType

UN-HABITAT. (2010), State of the World’s Cities 2010/2011: Bridging the Urban Divide. London: Earthscan. Available from: [Accessed 28th Oct. 2010]

Van Hagen, J. (2010). Archichaos. London: ArtStanding

Victoria Miro. (2010). Yayoi Kusama: Flowers that Bloom Tomorrow. London: Victoria Miro

Warner, M (2007). Darkness Visible Cabinet Magazine Issue 24. [online] Available from [Accessed 26th April 2011]

White Cube. (2010). Mark Bradford: The Pistol that Whistles. London: White Cube

Walsh Gallery. (2007). Nalani Malani: Mother India: Transactions in the Construction of Pain [online]. Available from [Accessed 25th October].

Welsby, C. (1972) British Artist’s Films, Chris Welsby. [DVD]. BFI.

West, G. (2011). The Surprising Math of Cities and Corporations. [online]. Available from [Accessed 2nd Aug. 2011].

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Yerly, S. (2009). Pier Stockholm. 23rd October 2009. We Find Wildness [online]. Available from: [Accessed 13th November 2o10]