Portrait of the artist, 2018 ©

Anne Purkiss

Welcome to the British Council's Press Office for this year's British Pavilion exhibition at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia in 2022

Here you can find more details on this year's exhibition, including 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 commissioned artist Sonia Boyce OBE RA, Curator Emma Ridgway and the British Council’s Director, Visual Arts - Emma Dexter, please get in touch:

Press Kit

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

Credit line

Please include the following credit line in all features:

  • Sonia Boyce’s British Council Commission for the British Pavilion at the Biennale Arte, Venice runs from 23 April – 27 November 2022 venicebiennale.britishcouncil.org/

Exhibition film

  • Watch the exhibition film on Youtube: https://youtu.be/CPw9DA1z3ww
  • Embed the film in your article: <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/CPw9DA1z3ww" title="YouTube video player" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture" allowfullscreen></iframe>