Cathy Wilkes previously represented Scotland at the Venice Biennale in 2005 and participated in the International Exhibition of the Biennale in 2013.


Emma Dexter, the chair of the British Pavilion selection committee, said: "Cathy Wilkes's distinctive and highly personal sculptural installations, evoking the rituals of daily life while alluding to existential questions at the core of human existence, will trigger complex new meanings and atmospherics within the grand domestic architecture of the British Pavilion."

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The exhibition will be curated by Dr Zoe Whitley and will run from 11 May 2019 to 24 November 2019.

Source: Xavier Hufkens