Welcome to the British Council's Press Office for this year's British Pavilion exhibition at the 17th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia, 2021.

Here you can find more details on The Garden of Privatised Delights, including the exhibition film, press team contact details, and a link to the online press kit. 

Contact us

For all enquiries regarding the British Council commission for the British Pavilion, including interview requests for the exhibition curators, Manijeh Verghese and Madeleine Kessler, and the British Council’s Director of Architecture Design and Fashion, Sevra Davis, please get in touch:

Press Kit

For all press assets, including press releases, images and sponsor information, visit the online Press Kit.

Exhibition film

  • Watch the exhibition film on Youtube: https://youtu.be/9N_jrJLBNAQ
  • Embed the film in your article: <iframe width=“560” height=“315" src=“https://www.youtube.com/embed/9N_jrJLBNAQ” title=“YouTube video player” frameborder=“0” allow=“accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture” allowfullscreen></iframe>

Credit line

Please include the following credit line in all features:

  • This year's British Council commission for the British Pavilion, The Garden of Privatised Delights, is at the Biennale Architettura, Venice, 22 May - 21 November 2021. venicebiennale.britishcouncil.org/