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Listening All Night To The Rain by John Akomfrah, British Pavilion 2024, La Biennale di Venezia. Photo by Jack Hems ©

British Council

Listening All Night To The Rain by John Akomfrah

Explore John Akomfrah’s monumental British Pavilion commission at the 60th International Art Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia. Listening All Night To The Rain brings together eight interlocking and overlapping multimedia and sound installations into a single and immersive environment that tells stories of migrant diasporas in Britain. Akomfrah's boldest and most ambitious work to date, the exhibition presents a manifesto that encourages the act of listening as a form of activism. The exhibition runs from 20 April - 24 November 2024.