Notes from the Venice Biennale: What does it mean to be an American artist anyway?
But many artists and their curators in Venice seem more conflicted than most athletes about waving their national flags. Click here to read a report on how this year's participants from the U.S., Poland, India and more are reframing the Biennale's "national pavilion" model and rethinking notions of homeland.
-- Jori Finkel
Photo: Jordan Fairley runs atop upside-down tank in Allora & Calzadilla's "Track and Field" in front of the U.S. Pavilion at the Venice Biennale. Credit: Jori Finkel / Los Angeles Times.