Biennale de Lyon 2005
The 2005 Lyon Biennial is an exhibition that takes into consideration the stages of its conception and proposes complementary themes interlinked by the concept of tem-porality, which has provided our common thread... Nicolas Bourriaud & Jérôme Sans, Guest Curators
“Even when nothing's happening, there's always something happening”
"Temporality through time"
Temporality has long been at the heart of the Western work of art. Its first appearance can be traced back to Assisi in the thirteenth century and the Saint Francis cycle: like the discoverer of a buried treasure, Giotto delved into the episodes of a legend, fixing their order and succession and thus giving visible form to the expectation underlying the history of Christianity until the 16th century: that time would end... Thierry Raspail, Artistic Director
14 September to 31 December 2005
Closed 25 December