INDEX JOURNAL , Issue No. 4 Secession

The Biennial as a Form of Contradiction The 16th Biennale of Sydney, ‘Revolutions — Forms That Turn’ by Jodie Dalgleish

Jodie Dalgleish is a curator and writer who recently completed an Honours-level dissertation at The University of Otago, New Zealand. Her dissertation, ‘Negotiating Contradiction: the Biennial and Contemporary Curating’, was, in part, based on a three week site visit to and analysis of the 16th Biennale of Sydney in 2008.