Bad form at Prada: when attitudes become intolerable

Sarah Wilson: A total lack of forethought or preparation to receive either VIPs (and their crashers...) or the press at the Prada Foundation. More of a 3D futurist maelstrom explosion—a Marinetti sound poem of bad behaviour in the street and massive incompetence inside after the (wet) scrum the internal queue. MORE

Fri, 31 May 2013 17:23:00 GMT

Belgium's pavilion is a metaphor for Venice itself

Sarah Wilson: One enters a dark gloomy space, the overhead light covered with sackcloth and ashes. A vast tree trunk (a knotted amalgam of trunks) fills the central space—limbs bound with rags.... I was looking for dead animals (it's Berlinde de Bruyckere after all), but no mice or even a beetle to be seen. MORE

Fri, 31 May 2013 16:34:00 GMT

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