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Venice Biennials

Competition for Architecture Biennale 2023

Swiss Pavilion in Venice

Online Application only via myprohelvetia

Deadline: 22 September 2021



Sandi Paucic
Project Leader Swiss participation Venice Biennale
T +41 44 267 71 67

More details

The Venice Architecture Biennale is one of the most prominent platforms for architecture and urban planning worldwide. Its 18th edition is due to start in May 2023. For the third time, Pro Helvetia plans to choose the Swiss contribution by means of a competition. Eligible for participation are architects and interdisciplinary teams operating in the field of architecture. Members of a team must be Swiss citizens, reside in Switzerland or else work very frequently in Switzerland.

The selection procedure is divided into two stages. In a first round, interested parties can submit a draft of their project via our application portal www.myprohelvetia.ch by 22 September 2021 at the latest.

Further information on criteria, the time schedule and conditions for participation as well as contact details for questions are available in PDF

Architecture Biennale - Competition 2023

Upcoming maintenance work

The application portal myprohelvetia will be updated from 1.1.-7.1.2024. Due to these changes, open applications must be finalized and submitted via the current online portal (myprohelvetia.ch) by the latest 23:59 on 31 December 2023. Until this date, the deadlines and criteria outlined in the current guidelines and calls for applications apply. New applications can be created and submitted in the application portal as of 8 January 2024.