In 2022, the Lyon Biennale of Contemporary Art is pleased to initiate a collaboration with the Diriyah Biennale Foundation. Keen to develop its international audience, the Lyon Biennale is joining forces with this institution which organises the Islamic Arts Biennale and the Diriyah Contemporary Art Biennale.
For its 16th edition under the sign of fragility, the curators Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath have invited the Saudi artists Abdullah Al Othman, Dana Awartani, Sarah Brahim, Filwa Nazer and Muhannad Shono.
The Lyon Biennale and the Diriyah Biennale Foundation will share their best practice and expertise with a common goal of artistic and cultural cooperation.
Fagor Factories, macLYON, Musée Guimet, MHL Gadagne, Lugdunum - Musée et Théâtre Romains, Place des Pavillon, URDLA, Jardin du Musée des Beaux-Arts, Musée de Fourvière, Parc de la Tête d'Or, Gare SNCF Part-Dieu, LPA-République
The Résonance network brings together a substancial number of art galleries, museums, cultural institutions and artist collectives with the aim to propose various events in relation to Biennale’s theme and thus reflect the region’s vibrant art scene.