Waldemar On The Venice Biennale

Art critic Waldemar Januszczak visits the world's oldest international contemporary art festival.

Against the backdrop of its feverish opening days and with a soundtrack provided by the floating city - Venice's boats, bars, crowds and of course its water - he looks at how art on this international stage has become a propaganda tool for national pride and values.

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Art critic Waldemar Januszczak visits the world's oldest international contemporary art festival.

Against the backdrop of its feverish opening days and with a soundtrack provided by the floating city - Venice's boats, bars, crowds and of course its water - he looks at how art on this international stage has become a propaganda tool for national pride and values.