BIENNIAL CATALOGUES

Major Biennials with complete issues (or sequential issues for the last 20 years) are listed first - Biennials for which there are only one or two issues are listed separately below.

Biennials Discussed in: Curating Subjects, Occasional Table, 2007

BERLIN BIENNIALS [Complete]
Berlin Biennial # 1 - Berlin / Berlin Biesenbach, Klaus 1998 Kunts-Werke / Postfuhramt 
Berlin Biennale # 2 - Beyond the Self Bos, Saskia  2001  Kunts-Werke / Postfuhramt 
Berlin Biennial # 3 - Migration, Urban Conditions, Fashions and Scenes and Other Cinemas [partial list] Bauer, Ute Meta  2004  Kunts-Werke / Postfuhramt  
Berlin Biennial # 4 - Of Mice and Men [partial list] Cattelan, Maurizio, Massimiliano Gioni and Ali Subotnick  2006  Various locations, Berlin 
       
DOCUMENTA [lacking only #2]
Documenta 1 (reprint)  Bode, Arnold / Werner Haftmann 1955  Kassel, Germany 
Documenta 3  Bode, Arnold / Werner Haftmann  1964  Kassel, Germany 
Documenta 4 Bode, Arnold / + team of curators  1968  Kassel, Germany 
Documenta 5 Szeemann, Harald 1972 Kassel, Germany
Documenta 6 [partial list] Schneckenburger, Manfred  1977  Kassel, Germany 
Documenta 7 Fuchs, Rudi  1982  Kassel, Germany 
Documenta 8 [partial list] Schneckenburger, Manfred   1987  Kassel, Germany 
Documenta 9 [partial list] Hoet, Jan  1992  Kassel, Germany
Documenta 10 David, Catherine  1997 Kassel, Germany 
Documenta 11  Enwezor, Okwui 2002  Kassel, Germany 
Documenta 12  Buegel, Roger M. and Ruth Noack 2007 Kassel, Germany 
Also: DVD - Documenta 1-9 [1955-1992] Profiling four decades of exhibition history.  1997  CIS GmbH / documenta Archiv 
       
HAVANA BIENIALS [Complete]
Havana Bienal # 1 - 1 Bienal de la Habana Diego, Eliseo  1984  Centro Wifredo Lam 
Havana Bienal # 2 - Segunda Bienal de la Habana Llanes Godoy, Lilian  1986 Centro Wifredo Lam 
Havana Bienal # 3 - Tradicion y Contemporaneidad en las Artes Plasticas y el Ambiente del Tercer Mundo [review by Dore Ashton in Contemporanea. April, 1990] Llanes Godoy, Lilian  1989 Centro Wifredo Lam 
Havana Bienal # 4 - El Desafio a la Colonization Llanes Godoy, Lilian 1991  Centro Wifredo Lam
Havana Bienal # 5 - Quinta Bienal de la Habana: Art/Sociedad/Reflexion Llanes Godoy, Lilian  1994 Centro Wifredo Lam 
Havana Bienal # 6 - El Individuo y su Memoria Llanes Godoy, Lilian / Nelson Herrera Ysla 1997 Centro Wilfredo Lam
Havana Bienal # 7 - Comunicacion en Tiempos Dificles: Uno Mas Cerca del Otro Herrera Ysla, Nelson  2000  Centro Wifredo Lam 
Havana Bienal # 8 - El arte con la vida Nelson Herrera Ysla, Hilda Maria Rodriguez Enriquez, RAIN, and others 2003  Centro Wifredo Lam
Havana Bienal # 9 - Dynamics of the Urban Culture Herrera Ysla, Nelson  / Antonio Zaya / Hilda Maria Rodriguez / RAIN / among others 2006 Centro Wifredo Lam
       
INTERNATIONAL CENTER OF PHOTOGRAPHY TRIENNIALS  [Complete]      
International Center of Photography Triennial - Strangers: The First ICP Triennial of Photography and Video  Lehan, Joanna 2003  International Center of Photography, New York 
       
ISTANBUL BIENNIALS [Lacking # 1 & 2]      
Istanbul Biennial # 3 Kartun, Vasif 1992 Istanbul
Istanbul Biennial # 4 The Vision of Art in a Paradoxical World Block, Rene  1995  Istanbul 
Istanbul Biennial # 5 On Life, Beauty, Translations and Other Difficulities  Martinez, Rosa 1997  Istanbul 
Istanbul Biennial # 6 - The Passion and the Wave Colombo, Paolo  1999  Istanbul 
Istanbul Biennial # 7 - Egofugal Hasegawa, Yuko 2001  Istanbul 
Istanbul Biennial # 8 Poetic Justice  Cameron, Dan  2003  Istanbul 
MANIFESTA  [Complete]
Manifesta #1 - Foundation European Art Manifestation [partial list] Martinez, Rosa, Viktor Misiano, Katalin Neray, Hans-Ulrich Obrist and Andrew Renton  1996 Rotterdam 
Manifesta # 2  - European Biennial of Contemporary Art Fleck, Robert, Maria Lind and Barbara Vanderlinden  1998 Casino Luxembourg-Forum d'art contemporain  
Manifesta # 3 - Bourderline Syndrome: Energies of Defence [partial list] Bonami, Francesco, Ole Bouman, Maria Hlavajova and Kathrin Rhomberg  2000  Ljubljana 
Manifesta # 4 - European Biennial of Contemporary Art [partial list] Boubnova, Iara, Nuria Enguita Mayo, Stephanie Moisdon Trembley 2002  Frankfurt 
Manifesta # 5 - With all due intent [partial list] Kuzma, Marta, Massimiliano Gioni and Lourdes Fernandez 2004  Donostia-San Sebastian, Basque Country.
       
SITE SANTA FE  [Complete]      
Site Santa Fe # 1 - Longing and Belonging From the Faraway Nearby Ferguson, Bruce W.  1995  Santa Fe, New Mexico 
Site Santa Fe # 2 - Truce: Echoes of Art in an Age of Endless Conclusions [partial list] Bonami, Francesco  1997  Santa Fe, New Mexico 
Site Santa Fe # 3 - Looking for a Place Martinez, Rosa  1999  Santa Fe, New Mexico
Site Santa Fe # 4 - Beau Monde: Toward a Redeemed Cosmopolitanism  Hicky, Dave  2001-2  Santa Fe, New Mexico 
Site Santa Fe # 5 - Disparities & Deformations: Our Grotesque Storr, Robert  2004  Santa Fe, New Mexico 
Site Santa Fe #6 - Still Points of the Turning World Ottmann, Klaus 2006 Santa Fe, New Mexico 
Site Santa Fe #7 - Lucky Number Seven Fung, Lance 2008 Santa Fe, New Mexico 
       
SONSBEEK      
Sonsbeek 71  Beeren, W.A.L. 1971 Park Sonsbeek, Arnhem 
Sonsbeek 86  Bos, Saskia  1986 Arnhem, The Netherlands 
Sonsbeek 93 [partial list] Smith, Valerie / Jan Brand / Catelijne de Muynck  1993  Park Sonsbeek, Arnhem 
Sonsbeek 9 - Locus Focus [partial list] Hoet, Jan / Dieter Roelstraete 2001  Park Sonsbeek, Arnhem 
VENICE BIENNALES      
Venice Biennale 76 - Environment Participation Cultural Structure Arroyo, Eduardo, Enrico Crispolti, Raffaele De Grada, Pontus Hulten, Tommaso Trini 1976 Venice, Italy
Venice Biennale 78 - From Nature to Art, From Art to Nature Ammann, Jean Christophe / Achille Bonito Oliva / Antonio Del Guercio / Filiberto Menna  1978 Venice, Italy
Venice Biennale 82 - Art as Art: The Continunity of the Work Carluccio, Luigi  1982  Venice, Italy 
Venice Biennale XLI - Art and Arts; Current Trends and History  Calvesi, Maurizio  1984  Venice, Italy 
Venice Biennale XLIII  Carandente, Giovanni [Aperto curators:Saskia Bos, Dan Cameron, Giovanni Carandente, Fumio Nanjo and Dieter Ronte] 1988  Venice, Italy
Venice Biennale XLIV - Dimensione Futuro: The Artist and Space [also Ambiente Berlin] Carandente, Giovanni   1990  Venice, Italy 
Venice Biennale XLV - Emergency  Oliva, Achille Bonito / Helena Kontova  1993  Venice, Italy
Venive Biennale XLVI - Identity and Alterity: Imprints of Body and Mind  Clair, Jean  1995 Venice, Italy 
Venice Biennale XLVII - Future Present Past  Celant, Germano  1997  Venice, Italy 
Venice Biennale # 48 - Operto - over ALL Szeemann, Harald  1999  Venice, Italy
Venice Biennale # 49 - Plateau of Humankind  Szeemann, Harald  2001  Venice, Italy
Venice Biennale # 50 - Dreams and Conflicts: The Dictatorship od the Viewer   Bonami, Francesco + 2003  Venice, Italy 
Venice Biennale # 51: The Experience of Art / Always a Little Further  Martinez, Rosa and Maria de Corral 2005  Venice, Italy
       
WHITNEY BIENNIALS       
Whitney Biennial 1975  Hanhardt, John G. / Barbara Haskell / James Monte / Elke Solomon / Marcia Tucker 1975 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 
Whitney Biennial 1979 Hanhardt, John G. / Barbara Haskell / Richard Marshall / Mark Segal / Patterson Sims  1979  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 
Whitney Biennial 1981 Hanhardt, John G. / Barbara Haskell / Richard Marshall / Patterson Sims 1981 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 
Whitney Biennial 1983 Hanhardt, John G. / Barbara Haskell / Richard Marshall / Patterson Sims 1983 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 
Whitney Biennial 1985 Armstrong, Richard / John G. Hanhardt / Barbara Haskell / Richard Marshall / Lisa Phillips / Patterson Sims  1985  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York  
Whitney Biennial 1987  Armstrong, Richard / John G. Hanhardt / Richard Marshall / Lisa Phillips   1987  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York  
Whitney Biennial 1989   Armstrong, Richard / John G. Hanhardt / Richard Marshall / Lisa Phillips    1989  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Whitney Biennial 1991  Armstrong, Richard / John G. Hanhardt / Richard Marshall / Lisa Phillips    1991  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Whitney Biennial 1993 Sussman, Elisabeth / Thelma Golden / John G. Hanhardt / Lisa Phillips    1993 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 
Whitney Biennial 1995   Kertess, Klaus 1995  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 
Whitney Biennial 1997 Phillips, Lisa / Louise Neri  1997  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 
Whitney Biennial 2000 Auping, Michael / Valerie Cassel / Hugh M. Davies / Jane Farver / Andrea Miller-Keller / Lawrence R. Rinder  2000  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Whitney Biennial 2002 Rinder, Lawrence / Chrissie Iles / Christiane Paul / Debra Singer  2002  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York 
Whitney Biennial 2004   Iles, Chrissie / Shamim M. Momin / Debra Singer  2004  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Whitney Biennial 2006 Elisabeth Sussman, John G. Hanhardt, Thelma Golden, and Lisa Phillips  2006  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
Whitney Biennial 2008 Henriette Huldisch and Shamim M. Momin 2008  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
        
OTHER BIENNIALS / RANDOM CATALOGUES [LISTED BY CITY OR COUNTRY]      
       
Busan: Busan Biennale 2004 - Chasm Tae-Man Choi / Manu D. Park 2004 Busan, South Korea
Curitiba: XI Mostra da Gravura Cidade de Curitiba Herkenhoff, Paulo / Ivo Mesquita  1995  Curitiba, Brazil
Esslingen:  3rd Internationale Foto-Triennale Essingen / Close to Life Damsch-Wiehager, Renate / Ulrich Bischoff / Thomas Weski 1995  Esslingen, germany 
Geneve: 9th Biennial of Moving Images  Iten, Andre 2001  Centre pour l'image contemporaine Saint-Gervais
Granz: Radikale Bilder / Radical Images: 2nd Austrian Triennial on Photography [book 2] - Catalogues Cited Werner Fenz / Reinhard Braun 1996  Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum + Kunstlerhaus
Helsinki: ARS 95 : Private / Public  Arkio, Tuula / Maaretta Jaukkuri / Asko Makela / Maria Hirvi  1995  Museum of Contemporary Art Helsenki 
Lyon: 5th Biennale d'Art Contemorain de Lyon Martin, Jean-Hubert 2000 Lyon
Mexico, D.F.: Fotoseptiembre Latinoamericano Mendoza, Patricia 1996  Centro de la Imagen
Mexico, D.F.: Muestra de fotografia latinoamerica [in the context of Fotoseptiembre] Mendoza, Patricia  1996  Centro de la Imagen
Munster: Skulptur Biennale Munsterland Tannert, Christoph  2001  Munster
Munster: Skulptur Projekte in Munster / Contemporary Sculpture. Projects in Munster 1997 Bussman, Klaus / Kasper Konig / Florian Matzner  1997  Munster 
Paris: 9th Biennale de Paris Boudaille, Georges 1975 Musee d'art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
Paris: 10th Biennale de Paris Boudaille, Georges  1977 Paris
Paris: Biennale de l'omage Paris 98 : de tres courts espaces de temps Durand Regis 1998  Centre national de la photographie, Paris
Pittsburgh: Carnegie International  Lane, John R. and John Caldwell 1985 Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh: Carnegie International   Caldwell, John 1988 Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh: Carnegie International   Cooke, Lynne and Mark Francis 1991 Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh: Carnegie International  Grynsztejn, Madeleine 1999 Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Prague: Prague Biennale 1 / Peripheries become the center Kontova, Helena / Tomas Vlcek + 2003  National Gallery, Veletrzni Palac, Prague 
Rauma: Rauma Biennale Balticum / Distances Jaukkuri, Maaretta  1990  Rauma, Finland 
Rotterdam: Foto Biennale Rotterdam V  [catalogues cited] Gierstberg, Frits 2003  Netherlands fotomuseum
Sharjah: Sharjah International Biennial 6 [Guide] Al-Qasimi, Hoor  2003  Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Soa Paulo: 20th Bienal Internacional de Sao Paulo  Schmidt, Carlos von / Joao Candido Galvao / Stella Teixeira de Barros  1989  Sao Paulo 
Sao Paulo: 25th Bienal de Sao Paulo / Iconografias Metropoloitanas / Cities Hug, Alfons / Agnaldo Farias 2002  Sao Paulo
Sydney: 12th Biennale of Sydney 2000 Nanjo, Fumio / Louise Nire / Hetti Perkins / Sir Nicholas Serota / Robert Storr / Harald Szeemann / Nick Waterlow 2000 Sydney venues
Sydney: 2002 Biennale of Sydney (the world may be) fantastic  Grayson, Richard 2002 Sydney Museums and venues
Tirana: Tirana Biennale 1 - Escape Muka, Edi / Gezim Qendro + 2001  National Gallery & Chinese Pavilion, Tirana, Albania
Tirana Bienale 3 - Sweet Taboos  Muka, Edi and Gezim Qendro + 2005 National Gallery & Villa Goldi, Tirana, Albania
Valencia: The 1st Valencia Biennial: Communication Between the Arts Settembrini, Luigi 2001 Generalitat Valenciana
Valencia: The 2nd Valencia Biennial: The Ideal City Settembrini, Luigi / Consuelo Ciscar Casaban 2003 Generalitat Valenciana