British Commissioner: Lillian Somerville.

Selection Committee: Sir Philip Hendy, Alan Bowness, Roland Penrose, Sir Herbert Read, J M Richards and Sir John Rothenstein. A tri-lingual (English/Portuguese/Spanish) catalogue, with essays by Alan Bowness, David Thompson and Herbert Read was published to accompany the show. No ISBN number.

Further reading:
Margaret Garlake, Britain and the Sâo Paulo Bienal 1951-1991, The British Council, London 1991 (ISBN 0 86355 199 X)

The exhibition toured in South America in various forms: works by Chadwick, Scott and Evans were shown in Rio de Janeiro; works by Chadwick and Scott in Buenos Aires; works by Chadwick only in Santiago, Caracas and Mexico City.