Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art runs by the State Museum of Contemporary Art with the participation of five museums of the city and is supported also by the Municipality of Thessaloniki with the collaboration of many local institutions.
The organization is a dynamic meeting between the artists and the public that give to the public the opportunity to discover the modern, complex artistic reality of the Mediterranean and the rest of the world. More than 220 artists from around the world presented their art at the 4th Biennale of Contemporary Art that run in 2014. During the period the Biennale runs, museums, monuments, galleries and other cultural venues in Thessaloniki are opening their doors –with free entrance for the audience– presenting exhibitions, installations, performances, workshops, symposiums, educational programs, screenings and interventions in public space.
In 2015 Thessaloniki’s 5th Biennale of Contemporary Art will start at the 23rd of June until the 30th of September.