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TBA21 is delighted to announce the reopening of Joan Jonas’s exhibition Moving Off the Land II at the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid, with dates extended until September 13. Be prepared for a deep dive into aquatic poetry – a world of watery mythology in the heart of the city. Free entry this weekend; pre-book your entrance online.
  • TBA21–Academy to launch the presentation of Territorial Agency: Oceans in Transformation on the digital platform Ocean Archive, accompanied by a range of multidisciplinary online programming from 20–23 May 2020. 
  • To mark the launch and the re-opening of Venice to its residents, TBA21–Academy will unveil a light installation indicating rising sea level on the façade of their Venetian hub Ocean Space. 
  • The physical edition of the exhibition, Territorial Agency: Oceans in Transformation, is scheduled to follow at the end of August 2020 at Ocean Space. 
TBA21–Academy presents an in-depth research of the Anthropocene Ocean with Territorial Agency: Oceans in Transformation exhibition at Ocean Space, Venice
  • Following a three-year research commission, Territorial Agency presents one of the most extensive readings of the state of the oceans in the Anthropocene to date.
  • Territorial Agency has collected data from across the globe, proposing new ways of collaboration to achieve the urgent and necessary steps to safeguard the oceans.
  • The research will be presented in the form of a large-scale multimedia exhibition curated by Daniela Zyman in Ocean Space in Venice, the European frontline to the climate crisis, taking place from May 20 until November 29, 2020. 
February 25 − September, 2020 | Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid
Joan Jonas pays tribute to the ocean and their manifold creatures in the celebrated exhibition Moving Off the Land II.
March 22–September 27, 2020 | Ocean Space, Venice
  • Extensive research by Territorial Agency commissioned by TBA21–Academy indicates the magnitude of human-induced transformations of the oceans.
  • Ocean Space in Venice, a new institution emerging from the values and thinking of TBA21–Academy, will present Territorial Agency: Oceans in Transformation, a large-scale multimedia exhibition curated by Daniela Zyman, running from March 22 to September 27, 2020.
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