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Bonus: Venice Biennale & Claire Rants About Art Education

17m · Art Snap’s Podcast · 20 Feb 11:00

Zach and Claire catch up between episodes to celebrate 2,600 downloads of the new podcast (thank you, all!) along with a little chat about travel plans to see the upcoming Venice Biennale art exhibition and a good, old-fashioned rant from Claire about the plight of art education.

Learn more about the Biennale - Venice’s 60th international art exhibition happening in 2024.

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