BIENNALE OF SYDNEY SMASHES RECORDS
Biennale of Sydney smashes records - Art Collector
|10 August 2010 | The Biennale of Sydney has broken the half million mark for the first time, this year attracting 517,000 visitors across seven venues. |
The 2010 edition of the biennale, subtitled The Beauty of Distance: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age, easily surpassed record of 436,000 visitors achieved in 2008.
The most popular venue proved to be Cockatoo Island, with attendance figures rising 82% on 2008 to 157,000.