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Back to Earth: Sowing the seeds

Back to Earth: Sowing the seeds

How are artists developing campaigns for the Earth? How can an artwork reconnect us with the environment?

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Back to Earth: How do we get there?

Back to Earth: How do we get there?

How can the Serpentine contribute to discourse around the climate crisis in a meaningful way?

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Formafantasma. Andrea Trimarchi and Simone Farresin

Interview with Formafantasma

Formafantasma are designers who dissect the ecological and political responsibilities of their discipline.

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Cao Fei interview headshot

Interview with Cao Fei

This exhibition brings together new and existing works in an immersive, site-specific installation.

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Faith Ringgold Playlist

Listen to the sound of Harlem with this special playlist created by Faith Ringgold and her daughter Michele Wallace.

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Patrick Staff headshot - still from interview

Interview with Patrick Staff

On Venus explores structural violence, registers of harm and the corrosive effects of acid, blood and hormones.

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Luchita Hurtado interview still

Interview with Luchita Hurtado

The exhibition reveals the scale, experimentation and playfulness of Hurtado's impressive oeuvre.

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Faith Ringgold interview

Interview with Faith Ringgold

"Anyone can fly. All you gotta do is try" The ground-breaking work of Faith Ringgold (b. 1930, Harlem, New York) is celebrated in this exhibition at the Serp...

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Laurence Totelin Plantsex

General Ecology: With Plants

Roots move towards water. Leaves grow towards the sun. Plants don’t have neurons… Does it matter?

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Serpentine Podcast

Bringing together the artists, writers and thinkers of our time to explore timely questions around technology, ecology and equality.

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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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