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Your Virtual Tour of the National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale 2014

Your Virtual Tour of the National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale 2014
Your Virtual Tour of the National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale 2014, Bahrain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Bahrain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Your virtual tour of the Venice Biennale has arrived! Check out each of the national pavilions currently on display for ' chosen theme - Absorbing Modernity, 1914-2014. 

Spain Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh Portugal Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh Chile Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia Kuwait Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia Poland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia Republic of Korea Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia Great Britain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia Croatia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia + 48

Albania: Potential Monuments of Unrealised Futures

Albania Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Albania Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Argentina: IDEAL / REAL – IDEALE / REALE – IDEAL / REAL

Argentina Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Argentina Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Australia: Augmented Australia 1914 – 2014

Australia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Australia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Austria: Plenum

Austria Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Austria Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Bahrain: Fundamentalists and Other Arab Modernisms

Bahrain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Bahrain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Belgium: Intérieurs, notes et figures

Belgium Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Belgium Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Brazil: BRAZIL: MODERNITY AS TRADITION

Brazil Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Brazil Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Chile: Monolith Controversies

Chile Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Chile Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

China: Mountains beyond Mountains

China Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
China Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Costa Rica: GAM(ISMO)

Costa Rica Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Costa Rica Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Croatia: Fitting Abstraction

Croatia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Croatia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Czech, Republic: 2×100 mill.m2

Czech Republic Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Czech Republic Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Denmark: Empowerment of Aesthetics

Denmark Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Denmark Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Dominican Republic: Fair Concrete/La Feria Concreta

Dominican Republic Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Dominican Republic Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Estonia: Interspace

Estonia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Estonia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Finland: Re-Creation

Finland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Finland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

France: Modernity: promise or menace?

France Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
France Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Germany: Bungalow Germania

Germany Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Germany Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Great Britain: A Clockwork Jerusalem

Great Britain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Great Britain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Indonesia: Craftmanship: Material Consciousness

Indonesia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Indonesia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Iran: Instant Past

Iran Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Iran Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Ireland: Infra-Éireann: Making Ireland Modern

Ireland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Ireland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Israel: Urburb 

Israel Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh
Israel Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh

Italy: Innesti/grafting

Italy Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Italy Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Japan: In the real world

Japan Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Japan Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Korea: Crow’s Eye View: The Korean Peninsula

Republic of Korea Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Republic of Korea Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Kosovo: Visibility (imposed modernity)

Kozovo Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Kozovo Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Kuwait: Acquiring Modernity

Kuwait Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Kuwait Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Latvia: Unwritten 

Latvia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Latvia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Macedonia: Findings

Macedonia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Macedonia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Malaysia: Sufficiency

Malaysia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Malaysia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Mexico: …condenados a ser modernos

Mexico Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Mexico Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Morocco: FUNDAMENTALISMS 

Morroco Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Morroco Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Netherlands: A Bakema Celebration

Netherlands Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Netherlands Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Nordic Pavilion (Nordic, Finland, Sweden): Forms of Freedom. African Independence and Nordic Models

Nordic Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Nordic Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Peru: URBAN ENCOUNTERS FOR THE NEXT 100

Peru Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Peru Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Poland: Impossible Objects

Poland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Poland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Portugal: HOMELAND. NEWS FROM PORTUGAL

Portugal Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh
Portugal Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh

Serbia: 14-14

Serbia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Serbia Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

South Africa: South-Africa 1914-2014:modernism and its doubles

South Africa Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
South Africa Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Spain: Interior 20 social dwellings + 3 shops in Madrid

Spain Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh
Spain Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh

Switzerland: Lucius Burckhardt and Cedric Price. A stroll through a fun palace

Switzerland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Switzerland Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Thailand: Spirituality – freedom and creativity, a fundamental in Thai Architecture

Thailand Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Thailand Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Turkey: Places of Memory

Turkey Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Turkey Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

United Arab Emirates:  Lest We Forget: Structures of Memory in the United Arab Emirates

UEA Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
UEA Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

United States:  OFFICEUS

Your Virtual Tour of the National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale 2014, Bahrain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia
Bahrain Pavilion. Image © Andrea Avezzù, Courtesy of la Biennale di Venezia

Canada: Arctic Adaptations: Nunavut at 15

Canada Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh
Canada Pavilion. Image © Nico Saieh

New Zealand: Last, Loneliest, Loveliest 

© John Gollings
© John Gollings

We'll be updating with more pavilions as they come in - stay tuned!

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Cite: Vanessa Quirk. "Your Virtual Tour of the National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale 2014" 05 Jun 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/513594/your-virtual-tour-of-the-national-pavilions-at-the-venice-biennale-2014/> ISSN 0719-8884
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