The National Pavilion
The National Pavilion United Arab Emirates (UAE) la Biennale di Venezia manages the UAE’s participation in various offerings of la Biennale di Venezia, which is considered to be one of the most prominent of exhibitions for contemporary art, architecture and film. The National Pavilion was established to endorse the UAE’s contemporary practices on an international platform and provide a foundation to support the nation’s diverse and developing cultural scene. The UAE has been participating at every edition of the International Art Exhibition since 2009, and debuted participation at the International Architecture Exhibition in 2014.
It is commissioned by the Salama bint Hamdan Al Nahyan Foundation and supported by the UAE Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development.