[Venice, June 4. Image via Getty]

A visitor looks ata mixed media installation, 'Rain theorem', by Russian artist Alexei Kallima on show on June 4, 2009 at the Russian pavilion of the Art Biennale in Venice. The 53rd International Art Exhibition, titled Making Worlds // Fare Mondi // Bantin Duniyan // Weltenmachen // Construire des Mondes // Fazer Mundos�, directed by Daniel Birnbaumwill presents works of some 90 artists from 77 countries and will be open to the public from June 7 to November 22 in the Giardini and the Arsenale exhibition venues, as well as in various other locations around the city. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLI (Photo credit should read ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)