9 May - 22 November 2015
Carroll / Fletcher is pleased to announce British artist and filmmaker John Akomfrah has been selected for the 56th Venice Biennale.
Akomfrah has been selected to exhibit a new work at the Venice Biennale - this year titled All The World's Futures and curated by Okwui Enwezor. Vertigo Sea is a new three-screen film installation by the artist forming a meditation on whaling, the environment and our relationship with the sea. Vertigo Sea will be on display in the Biennale's Central Pavilion.
Vertigo Sea is a Smoking Dogs Film Production supported by Sharjah Art Foundation; BBC Natural History Unit; British Film Institute; Arts Council of England; Baltic Arts Centre, Sweden; Bildmuseet, Sweden; Swedish Arts Council; Tyneside Cinema Gallery.
May 9, 2015