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THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 7TH OCTOBER 2018

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Serpentine Pavilion 2018Now in its 18th year, the Serpentine's Summer Pavilion is a highlight of London's arts calendar in the summer, launched with a celebrity filled party on opening night. The site specific project tasks the chosen architecture - who must not have previously had one of their designs built in the UK - with creating a striking structure, temporarily erected outside the Serpentine Gallery in Kensington Gardens. Designed by 17 architects since Zaha Hadid created the first in 2000, the commission is a honour and propels the chosen architect to greater public awareness. Built to house a cafe and a series of events, the Serpentine Pavilion is always worth making a detour for. This year, architect Frida Escobedo takes on the project, presenting an atmospheric courtyard-based design that draws on both the domestic architecture of Mexico and British materials and history.

 

About Serpentine Gallery

Found in the middle of leafy Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park, there are two galleries that go by the name of The Serpentine, the original Serpentine Gallery, established in 1970, and the Serpentine Sackler Gallery, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, a 5 minute walk away across The Serpentine Bridge, was added in 2013. More about Serpentine Gallery

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Palace Gate, W8 | 9 minutes from Serpentine Pavilion 2018
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Pierre Huyghe: UUmweltPierre Huyghe: UUmweltThe conceptual artist creates an artificial ecosystem inside the gallery, releasing hordes of flies which interact with images generated from human brain activity which are being presented via giant LED screens.2019-01-24T10:00:00+00002019-02-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Serpentine Gallery,   Kensington Gardens      W2 3XA
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Free EventOngoing
Pierre Huyghe: UUmwelt
Emma KunzEmma KunzEmma KunzGeometric drawings inspired by spiritualism go on display at the Serpentine Gallery at the first UK solo exhibition by the late Swiss healer, researcher and artist Emma Kunz, one of the great pioneers of abstract art. Born to a family of weavers in 1892, Kunz used her drawings, created using a pendulum, to formulate diagnoses for her patients and s2019-03-23T00:00:00+00002019-05-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Serpentine Gallery,   Kensington Gardens      W2 3XA
Category: event
Free Event 

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Furniture & Textiles | PRICING  Free  
DATES  23rd March to 19th May 2019
VENUE  Serpentine Gallery 
Geometric drawings inspired by spiritualism go on display at the Serpentine Gallery at the first UK solo exhibition by the late Swiss healer, researcher and artist Emma Kunz, one of the great pioneers of abstract art. Born to a family of weavers in 1892, Kunz used her drawings, created using a pendulum, to formulate diagnoses for her patients and s... More about this event
 
 

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