British Council

The British Pavilion

Since 1938 the British Council has managed the British Pavilion in Venice, commissioning British artists at the longest-running, most prestigious international art biennial in the world.

Thank you so much for all your hard work on the site - looks great! Sarah Gillett

Shapland abo provide the British Council with a micro site for the media industry to download press releases and high resolution images, we have worked on the following exhibitions:

  • 2005 Gilbert & George | Gingko Pictures
  • 2006 Echo/City - An Urban Register
  • 2007 Tracey Emin | Borrowed Light
  • 2008 Home/Away: 5 British Architects Build Housing in Europe
  • 2009 Steve McQueen | Giardini
  • 2010 muf architecture | art Llp
  • 2011 Mike Nelson | I, IMPOSTOR
  • 2013 Jeremy Deller | English Magic
  • 2014 A Clockwork Jerusalem | FAT Architecture and Crimson Architectural Historians
  • 2015 Sarah Lucas | I SCREAM DADDIO

The last British Pavilion micro site can be viewed here