Open Call for Curatorial Proposals 2025

Rapid global urbanization is posing worldwide challenges, compelling communities to strengthen resilience against poverty, inequality, violence, fragility, climate change, and disaster risks. Now is the time for innovative architectural solutions to help address the intertwined issues of environmental sustainability, urbanization, and social equity.

On this premise, the OPEN CALL FOR CURATORIAL PROPOSALS is announced for Philippine participation at the 19th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia in 2025!

Filipino citizens who are architects, curators, practicing artists from the different disciplines, urban planners, ecological activists, geographers, historians and critics of space, heritage workers, and others are invited to this exceptional opportunity to contribute to the discourse on architecture, with the view of addressing pressing global challenges, embracing sustainable and resilient design principles, fostering inclusivity and social responsibility in the built environment, and pushing the boundaries of architectural creativity. The CALL highly encourages proposals grounded in research and involving interdisciplinary collaboration.

Submission deadline: April 30, 2024. Results will be announced on May 31, 2024. Please visit the Philippine Arts in Venice website at for detailed information. You can also download the Open Call here:…

The Philippine Pavilion is housed in Arsenale, a major exhibition space in Venice, Italy.