Photo Gallery: Schlingensief at the Venice Biennale
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Photo Gallery: Schlingensief at the Venice Biennale

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Death in Venice Resurrecting Schlingensief at the Biennale

German filmmaker, theater director and artist Christoph Schlingensief died before finishing his upcoming exhibition at the Venice Biennale, but preparations went on without him. But should a dead man represent the country? A preview reveals that his death created a unique opportunity to re-examine his legacy.
Von Georg Diez und Nora Reinhardt
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan