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Trouble in Paradise

Trouble in Paradise exhibition is a multi-threaded story about the future of communal life in the countryside, accompanied by a thorough analysis of the forms of work and life in these areas. The project calls attention to, among others, the issue of the marginalisation of the countryside; it also points out the problems faced by the inhabitants of the countryside today and shows its enormous, untapped potential. Data shows that although rural areas make up 93% of Poland’s territory, only 40% of the population lives there.

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About the Pavilion

Poland has participated in the International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia since 1932 and in the International Architecture Exhibition since 1991. The construction of the Polish Pavilion was financed by the Polish government in the 1930s and it remains its property to this day. Zachęta —  National Gallery of Art curates and organises exhibitions at the Polish Pavilion  both at the Art and Architecture Biennale. Polish presentations have been repeatedly appreciated and awarded by the international Jury… more

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Polish Pavilion is located in Venice in the Giardini della Biennale area (nearest vaporetto stop: Giardini). Biennale Architettura 2021 will be open for public from May 22 till Noveber 21  more