British Commissioners Sir Herbert Read and Lillian Sommerville.
Selection Committee: Sir Phiip Hendy, Roland Penrose, Sir John Rothenstein, Sir Herbert Read and Lilian Somerville.
Works by Ivon Hitchens and Lynn Chadwick were shown alongside Four Young Painters, works by John Bratby, Derrick Greaves, Edward Middleditch and Jack Smith.
A catalogue was published by The British Council. No ISBN.
Britain at the Venice Biennale 1895-1996, edited by Sophie Bowness and Clive Phillpot, The British Council, London 1995. ISBN 0 86355 283 8