Core support for the UK pavilion to present John Akomfrah’s commission at 2024 Venice Biennale


The British Council

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Total Amount
Grant approval
$150,000 – September 2023
Approval date
September 2023
Start date
August 2023
End date
January 2025
Grant type
Civil and Human Rights
Benefiting locations
United Kingdom


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