- At this year's Venice Architecture Biennale, architects have been asked to define its own "frontline of architecture"
- The British Pavilion exhibition, Home Economics, focuses on the UK housing crisis
Jack Self is a Curator and the Artistic Director of Home Economics, the British Pavilion exhibition for the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, which runs from 28 May -- 27 November. The exhibition has been curated by Jack Self, Shumi Bose and Finn Williams, and was commissioned by the British Council.
(CNN)The most prestigious architectural exhibition in the world takes place every two years in a semi-abandoned shipyard and its adjoining garden. This shabby-chic affair is the Venice Architecture Biennale; a colossal exhibition comprised of one major installation by a significant architect, as well as a multitude of smaller shows put on by individual countries (known as the national pavilions).