FRONT International
Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art


ArchivedFRONT holds press event at Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing

A unique opportunity to learn about the FRONT Triennial, An American City, launching Summer 2018 throughout the city of Cleveland.

FRONT is conceived as an alternative to the commercial art fairs popular in the U.S. market and is dedicated to rethinking the conventional Biennial or Triennial exhibition model. UCCA Director Philip Tinari and FRONT Co-Artistic Director Jens Hoffmann will discuss the present and future role of Biennials and Triennials around the world and in the United States. Opening remarks by Michelle Shan-Jeschelnig, Vice Chair, of FRONT and Fred Bidwell, CEO and Founder, with Chinese interpretation available upon request. The presentation will be followed by a cocktail reception and a guided tour of The New Normal: Art and China in 2017.

4 – 5 pm CST:
Remarks and Panel Discussion with:
Michelle Jeschelnig, Vice-Chair
Fred Bidwell, Executive Director
Jens Hoffmann, Artistic Director
Philip Tinari, Director of UCCA

6 – 7 pm CST:
Cocktail reception and guided tour of “The New Normal: Art and China in 2017”

* Chinese interpretation available upon request
Please email to RSVP
or for more information.

2017年3月25日(周六),下午 4 – 7pm
FRONT三年展: “一个美国城市” (An American City)


4-5 pm: 论坛主讲人:
Michelle Jeschelnig, 单晓阳, FRONT三年展副主席
Fred Bidwell, FRONT三年展总监
Jens Hoffmann, FRONT三年展艺术总监
Philip Tinari, 尤伦斯当代艺术中心(UCCA)馆长

6-7 pm:鸡尾酒会
并参观展览:“例外状态: 中国境况与艺术考察 2017”

Christina You游骁
Victoria Kung