The President of La Biennale di Venezia, Paolo Baratta, and the curator of the 58th International Art Exhibition, Ralph Rugoff, met the press today at Ca’ Giustinian to launch the Biennale Arte 2019, which will take place from May 11th to November 24th 2019 (Preview May 8th, 9th and 10th) at the Giardini and the Arsenale, as well as around other venues in Venice.
The 58th International Art Exhibition will be titled May You Live in Interesting Times, a phrase of English invention that has long been mistakenly cited as an ancient Chinese curse that invokes periods of uncertainty, crisis and turmoil; "interesting times", exactly as the ones we live in today.
Hotel Ala overlooks the amazing Santa Maria del Giglio Square, a short walk to St. Mark's Square. The public vaporetto service stop, S.Maria del Giglio, is 50 yards away with no bridges to cross. Water taxis have a direct drop-off at the Hotel Ala.
The Baglioni Hotel Luna is ideal for an intense experience of Venice with its historical and artistic sights: it is in the heart of the ancient republic overlooking San Giorgio Island and the San Marco Basin. The intimate atmosphere of this centuries-old aristocratic palazzo that is home to this amazing hotel located next to Piazza San Marco.
Breakfast is complimentary. There are 2 formal restaurants serving Venetian cuisine, as well as a rooftop terrace with lagoon views, and a bar. Other perks include a business center. Pets are welcome (fee).
The five-star luxury BAUER Venezia is located in the heart of Venice, where Ethics and Aesthetics meet. An intense and engaging experience where exclusivity, service excellence and charm reign timeless.
Refined elegance, comfort and exclusive services, a water landing for gondolas and motor boats and a romantic restaurant on the terrace: the Hotel Bonvecchiati, which has been welcoming guests to the heart of Venice since 1790, is just 3 minutes from Saint Mark's Square and 5 from the Rialto Bridge, for the most exclusive and unforgettable of visits
Overlooking Venice Lagoon, Hotel Danieli is a legendary hotel 650 feet from St. Mark's Square. Each room is spacious and finely furnished. The staff provides an unmatchable service.
This award-winning Luxury Collection Hotel is comprised of 3 separate buildings, dating back to the 14th, 19th, and 20th centuries, and connected by covered bridges. The nearest water-bus stop is just a 2-minute walk away.
The panoramic restaurant Terrazza Danieli offers amazing views and an exquisite menu. Drinks are served in the Bar Terrazza Danieli or the sophisticated Bar Dandolo.
Overlooking the Granda Canal, the Monaco & Grand Canal is just 100 meters from Sant Mark's Square. An American breakfast is served out on the restaurant's terrace with panoramic views (weather permitting). Rooms combine elegant design, antique furniture and modern amenities. All air-conditioned. The Monaco & Grand Canal is located next to vaporetti stop San Marco Vallaresso.
With contemporary interior design, a wellness center, and the most modern services, Hotel Palace Bonvecchiati proposes a new hospitality concept in the historic heart of Venice: at 200 meters from Saint Mark's Square and from the Rialto, with an international flair and authentic modern art plus very luxurious amenities, the hotel welcomes elite travelers for an exclusive stay.