2014 Sydney Bienniale Releases Partial Artist List

Engberg. (Courtesy Biennale of Sydney)

Engberg. (Courtesy Biennale of Sydney)

The 19th Biennale of Sydney doesn’t open until March 21, 2014, but its artistic director, Juliana Engberg, is already releasing a partial list of artists who will be involved in her exhibition, which is titled “You Imagine What You Desire” and is, according to a news release, “an evocation celebrating the artistic imagination as a spirited describing and exploration of the world through metaphor and poesis.”

The list is a healthy mixture of established and lesser-known names:

Yael Bartana
Ulla von Brandenburg
Mircea Cantor
David Claerbout
Yingmei Duan
Krisztina Erdei
Douglas Gordon
Henna-Riikka Halonen
Roni Horn
Mikhail Karikis
Laurent Montaron
Agnieszka Polska
Augustin Rebetez
Maxime Rossi
Wael Shawky
John Stezaker
Corin Sworn
Tori Wrånes

More names will be released in coming months.

The biennale runs through June 9, 2014.

2014 Sydney Bienniale Releases Partial Artist List