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Home Video: A Conversation on the Role of Video in Current Housing Struggles

Home Video: A Conversation on the Role of Video in Current Housing Struggles

The UK is experiencing a housing crisis, and video-making is key to many struggles for safe and affordable homes. In this interview, Ed Webb-Ingall speaks to th...

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Sound Gallery: Breathtaking: On Black Beauty and Other Necessary Indeterminacies by Torkwase Dyson

Sound Gallery: Breathtaking: On Black Beauty and Other Necessary Indeterminacies by Torkwase Dyson

Sound Gallery is a series of original artist's audio commissions that invite us to listen actively. In Torkwase Dyson's work, we hear an impactful collage of so...

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Sound Gallery: IN A GARDEN by Brian Eno

Sound Gallery: IN A GARDEN by Brian Eno

Rooted in thinking about the landscape around Serpentine, Brian Eno's audio commission, IN A GARDEN, invites us to step into a generative space made of layered ...

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Where Soul and City Connect: A Personal Reflection on Serpentine Pavilion 2021

Where Soul and City Connect: A Personal Reflection on Serpentine Pavilion 2021

Exploring new possibilities for the Serpentine Pavilion to be in dialogue with its city, architect Sumayya Vally created four 'Fragments' of the 2021 Pavilion f...

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Jennifer Packer: The Heavy Lightness of Black Breath

Jennifer Packer: The Heavy Lightness of Black Breath

Renowned Black feminist theorist of visual culture and contemporary art, Tina M. Campt, recounts her time suspended in the immersive paintings of  Jennifer Pac...

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Invitation to Listen: Sophia Al-Maria and Melissa Blanchflower with Nick Hackworth

Sophia Al-Maria's taraxos offers a gathering place and an open-air sanctuary. Here, Al-Maria and Melissa Blanchflower, Serpentine Curator of Exhibitions and Pu...

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Interspecies Communication Research Initiative (ISCRI): A Cephalopod ↔ Machine Encounter

Interspecies Communication Research Initiative (ISCRI): A Cephalopod ↔ Machine Encounter

How can an octopus, in an encounter with artificial intelligence, transform our understanding of technological development? Alasdair Milne, a PhD researcher w...

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HOLDING SPACE ACROSS CRIP TIME: Kyla Harris & Leah Clements

HOLDING SPACE ACROSS CRIP TIME: Kyla Harris & Leah Clements

A conversation about the power of representation in relation to disability, making work accessible and the importance of disabled/crip community.

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Discover 50 years of the Serpentine

From the architecture pavilion and digital commissions to the ideas marathon and the General Ecology programme, explore 50 years of artists, projects and exhibitions.

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