59th International Art Exhibition in Venice “Dixit Algorizmi – The Garden of Knowledge” ( April 27 – November 27, 2022)
In April 2022, Foundation commissioned the first National Pavilion of Uzbekistan at 59th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia presenting a reflection on the seminal work of Muhammad the city of Khiva (present-day Uzbekistan). Dixit Algorizmi – The Garden of Knowledge sets out to question the origin myths and narratives surrounding modern technologies, using the lens of contemporary artistic practices to explore their forgotten roots and overlooked resonances with distant places, times, and cultures. The project is curated by the Italian architect and curator Joseph Grima. Throughout the period of 8 months the space will serve as a center for exchange for different artists, scientists, researchers from all over the world, who will meet every month within the public program of the Pavilion. During the discussions the participants will create new ideas, new thoughts and will be able to find solutions to the many questions of contemporary arts. Apart from the wide public program the visitors will have an immersive experience of the sound created by Charli Tapp and local traditional musician Abror Zufarov.