Exhibition

DAS INSTITUT

3 Mar 2016 to 15 May 2016

The Serpentine presented the first major exhibition of work by Kerstin Brätsch and Adele Röder in a UK public institution. Brätsch and Röder are based in New York and London. While each has her own practice, the artists have worked collaboratively as DAS INSTITUT since 2007.

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Hilma af Klint: Painting the Unseen

3 Mar 2016 to 15 May 2016

Serpentine Galleries presented an exhibition of Swedish painter Hilma af Klint (1862–1944), who is now regarded as a pioneer of abstract art. While her paintings were not seen publicly until 1986, her work from the early 20th century pre-dates the first purely abstract paintings by Wassily Kandinsky, Piet Mondrian and Kazimir Malevich.

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Simon Denny: Products for Organising

25 Nov 2015 to 14 Feb 2016

The Serpentine presented the work of Simon Denny, an artist who works with sculptural installations that include print, graphics, moving images and texts. The first solo show of Denny's work in London, Products for Organising, was developed in response to the Serpentine Sackler Gallery and featured new installations that revolved around contemporary radical management practices and the historical hacker organisational forms that may have inspired them.

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Michael Craig-Martin: Transience

25 Nov 2015 to 14 Feb 2016

This winter, the Serpentine presented an exhibition by Michael Craig-Martin, one of the best-known British artists of his generation. This was the first solo show of Craig-Martin’s work in a London public institution since 1989.

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Tabor Robak: Drinking Bird Seasons

1 Oct 2015 to 2 Jun 2016

The Serpentine presents a new video work by Tabor Robak in The Magazine Restaurant at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery as part of its autumn season.

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Jimmie Durham: Various Items and Complaints

1 Oct 2015 to 8 Nov 2015

The Serpentine presented an exhibition by Jimmie Durham (b. 1940, USA), an artist, poet, essayist and political activist, whose career spans five decades.

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Rachel Rose: Palisades

1 Oct 2015 to 8 Nov 2015

The Serpentine presented Palisades, the first solo show in London by American artist Rachel Rose.

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Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Verses After Dusk

2 Jun 2015 to 13 Sep 2015

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye is a figurative painter whose oil paintings focus on figures that exist outside of a specific time and place.

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Duane Hanson

2 Jun 2015 to 13 Sep 2015

Throughout his forty-year career, Duane Hanson (1925–1996) has made lifelike sculptures portraying working-class Americans.

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Leon Golub: Bite Your Tongue

4 Mar 2015 to 17 May 2015

Serpentine Galleries presented Leon Golub: Bite Your Tongue at the Serpentine Gallery. This survey exhibition of the American figurative painter, his first in London since 2000, highlighted key aspects of the artist’s oeuvre from the 1950s until his death in 2004.

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