Archive

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

Summer Show 2 [1976]

Serpentine Gallery 3–25 Jul 1976

An exhibition of painters and sculptors selected by John Golding.

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Summer Show 1 [1976]

Serpentine Gallery 5–27 Jun 1976

Over 10 artists were chosen by Eduardo Paolozzi for the first 1976 summer show from an open submission.

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Howard Hodgkin: Forty-five paintings 1949–75

Howard Hodgkin: Forty-five paintings 1949–75

Serpentine Gallery 1–31 May 1976

This retrospective started with Howard Hodgkin’s painting Memoirs, made when he was only sixteen.

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Order and Experience, American Minimal Art

Serpentine Gallery 20 December 1975 — 18 January 1976

This exhibition displayed a selection of American minimalist prints.

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Drawings of People

Serpentine Gallery 20 December 1975 — 18 January 1976

An exhibition presenting English portraiture at the time revealed how contemporary artists were approaching drawing.

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Discovery and Investigation: Five Swedish Artists

Serpentine Gallery 8 Nov — 7 Dec 1975

An exhibition showing a distinctive selection of modern Swedish art.

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Richard Hamilton: Paintings, pastels, prints

Serpentine Gallery 4 Oct — 2 Nov 1975

An exhibition of the work of Richard Hamilton, including the series Flowers and Shit.

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Mark Boyle: Journey to the Surface of the Earth (cont.)

Serpentine Gallery 4 Oct — 2 Nov 1975

The Serpentine Gallery held a one-man exhibition of the work of Scottish-born artist Mark Boyle.

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John Panting: Sculpture 1940-1974

Serpentine Gallery 2–28 Sep 1975

This was a survey exhibition of the work of sculptor John Panting.

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