Venice - National Participation

Russia 2018


26 May 201825 Nov 2018

Title: “Station Russia”
Commissioner and curator: Semyon Mikhailovsky

The pavilion explores the past, present and future of the railways in Russia.
The space itself will be transformed into a train station. The focus of the exhibition forms a parallel with the history of the Russian Pavilion itself, which was inaugurated in 1914. The building’s designer, Alexey Shchusev, was also responsible for the Kazansky Railway Station.

The space will be divided into five halls:

Hall 1: The Geography of Free Space
Hall 2: The Architectural Depot
Hall 3: The Waiting Hall of the Future
Hall 4: The Crypt of Memories
Hall 5: Aboard the Free Space

  • Russian Pavilion Russian Pavilion

Special Events

Destination: Venice
Where: Giardini
Type: Opening
Admission: By Invitation Only

Contacts & Details

tue, wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm


Giardini, Castello Venice , 30122 Italy