This year’s British Pavilion was FAT’s final project. Here, founding director Sam Jacob recalls how the practice trawled archives and attics to piece together the history of British modernism, and attempt to reclaim it for the present day

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Icon picks its five favourite pavilions at the east Venetian gardens, from Russia’s witty assessment of its architectural history to the curator Rem Koolhaas’s own contribution

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Wednesday, 04 June 2014 14:15

Vicky Richardson on the British pavilion

A Clockwork Jerusalem, our installation at the Venice Biennale, presents an alternative history of British modernism that could lead to a reassessment of how we approach architecture today, says the British Council's director of architecture

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Tuesday, 03 June 2014 14:06

Venice Takeaway: 2012

This year's British pavilion will display the results of a global effort to find architectural solutions to modern problems, explains Vicky Richardson, Director of Architecture, Fashion and Design at the British Council

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Wednesday, 29 August 2012 13:54

Venice Takeaway

This year's British pavilion will display the results of a global effort to find architectural solutions to modern problems, explains Vicky Richardson, Director of Architecture, Fashion and Design at the British Council

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