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The Venice Biennale and the Australian Pavilion's history of repetition
Artist John Kelly is in Venice – painting – in a visit that coincides with next month's Venice Biennale. Kelly is a regular visitor to the Biennale and a commentator on the Australia Council sponsored Australian Pavilion in which (usually) one artist ...
Forced Out After 20 Years, Venice Beach Freakshow To Go Out In Style
VENICE, CA — After more than a decade of thrilling visitors with acts such as the Bearded Lady, the Wolf Boy and an array of two-headed animals, the Venice Beach Freakshow will close its doors Sunday, thanks to a landlord who declined to renew the ...
Venice Is In Danger Of Becoming A Disneyland
In the weeks leading up to the Biennale, Venice hums with visitors. The city is used to it. From the Carnival in early February until the following November, every café table is adorned with a selfie stick, a map and a tourist clad in beige waterproofs.
Venice Beach Freakshow shutting its doors after 11 years
"Venice does have a special magic that we've helped stir up over the last 11 years," Ray tells KPCC. "To lose this right now is a devastating blow to the culture of Venice. And I think it brings a lot of concern to the community of Venice about where ...
Venice And Barcelona To Tourists: Stay Away
It's been a topic of conversation in the fragile city of Venice for years: whether the hordes of day-tripping tourists who in high season overwhelm the narrow canal side alleyways of the city and clog central St. Mark's Square are destroying it ...
R.I.P., Venice Beach Freakshow
After more than a decade of entertaining crowds with two-headed turtles, five-legged dogs, a bearded lady and a cast of circus performers that inspired an AMC reality series, the Venice Beach Freakshow is being forced out of its namesake location on ...
Westin Europa & Regina Hotel, Venice, review: Movie star luxury
The Border Mail
From my bed I can see Venice's oldest church, Santa Maria della Salute, just across the Grand Canal which laps at the hotel's restaurant below. The hotel's in the heart of the artistic and theatre district. The city's most famous landmark, St Mark's ...
'Bearded Lady,' 'Wolf Boy' farewell: Venice Beach Freakshow shuttered
After more than a decade of thrilling visitors with acts such as the Bearded Lady, the Wolf Boy and an array of two-headed animals, the Venice Beach Freakshow will close its doors Sunday, thanks to a landlord who declined to renew the attraction's lease.
Los Angeles Times
'Californication' house sells for a Venice-record $14.6 million
Los Angeles Times
A Venice compound made famous on the series “Californication” has sold for $14.6 million, a record for the beachfront neighborhood, public records show. The home, which sits on a lot of 7,500 square feet in the Silver Triangle, consists of four ...
Watch: 'Hounds Of Love' Receives A Score Of 100% On Rotten Tomatoes
Ben Young's critically acclaimed first film seems to point to a promising future for the Australian film maker. Hounds of Love received rave reviews at the Venice Film Festival and Tribeca Film Festival and even came away with a score of 100% on Rotten ...