2019 art events

An alphabetical listing of Annual, Biennials & Triennial Events largely focused on contemporary work taking place in the United States.

2019 Atlanta Biennial (Georgia, USA)
at Atlanta Contemporary: Jan 17 – April 21, 2019

Biennial of the Americas
Denver, CO
2019 Biennial Festival: Sept 25 – 28, 2019

Carnegie International 57th edition
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Oct 13, 2018 – March 25, 2019

Chicago Architecture Biennial
Third Edition: “…And other such stories”
Sept 19, 2019 – Jan 5, 2020

Dallas Medianale 2019
The MAC, Dallas, Texas
May 18 – July 14, 2019

deCordova New England Biennial 
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
April 5 – Sept 15, 2019

Currents New Media (New Mexico)
Organized by Parallel Studios, Currents brings together the work of established and emerging New Media artists, from New Mexico, the US and the World, for events showcasing interactive and non-interactive installations, multimedia performances, VR and AR environments, single channel video, animation, experimental documentary, web based/app art forms, robotics and 3D printing.
June 7 – 23, 2019

Desert X: DX19
Biennial exhibition featuring temporary site-specific installations throughout the Southern California Desert with “Parallel Projects” hosted at local institutions
Feb 8 – April 30, 2019

FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art
Second Edition scheduled for: July 17, 2021 – Oct 2, 2021

Honolulu Biennial 2019
International contemporary art exhibition that brings together artists from Hawaiʻi, the Pacific, Asia and the Americas.
March 8 – May 5, 2019

IDEAS CITY Festival
IdeasCity is a collaborative, civic, and creative platform that starts from the premise that art and culture are essential to the future vitality of cities. Founded in New York, with manifestations taking place across the globe.

Made in L.A. (Los Angeles)
A curated exhibition of new art made in Los Angeles, at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. Fifth edition is scheduled for July – September 2020.

New Museum Triennial (New York)
Fifth edition of the New Museum Triennial is schedule for 2021.