Biennale of Sydney

22nd Biennale of Sydney


14 March8 June 2020

14 March - 8 June 2020


Your guide to 87 days of arts and culture


We are giants of our histories  We are giants of the landscape  We are held, we are in the holding of the earth, fallen bodies, in the possessive gaze of the state and its structures of consciousness. Locked in the violent arithmetic of genocide.   In the Hold responds to radioactive ideas of deep colonialism. This performative work explores the quietness of sovereignty, through activism, spoken word, music and installation projection.  Presented by the Powerhouse Museum.



  • Abel Tasman Village, Chester Hill
  • Aesop, The Rocks
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Artspace
  • Blacktown Native Institution site
  • Campbelltown Arts Centre
  • Cockatoo Island
  • Eveleigh Green, South Eveleigh
  • Lindley Square, Bidwill
  • Marrickville Library Pavilion
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Australia
  • National Art School
  • Parramatta Female Factory
  • Sydney Observatory

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