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

Serpentine Graphics 73

Serpentine South Gallery 8–30 Sep 1973

The final exhibition in the summertime series of 1973 consisted of a selection of works by 26 young artists.

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Serpentine Photography 73

Serpentine South Gallery 28 Jul — 19 Aug 1973

Photography was the focus for this, the third exhibition in the Serpentine's summertime series for 1973.

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Serpentine Painting 73

Serpentine South Gallery 30 Jun — 22 Jul 1973

The second exhibition in the Serpentine Gallery summertime series for 1973 presented work by artists under 35 years of age.

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Serpentine Sculpture 73

Serpentine South Gallery 2–24 Jun 1973

This exhibition was the first of the Serpentine's summer shows for 1973 and was devoted to sculpture.

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Welfare State

Serpentine South Gallery 19–28 May 1973

Welfare State had been due to perform Beauty and the Beast in 1973 but had to change their plans.

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Photo-Realism: Paintings, sculpture and prints from the Ludwig collection and others

Serpentine South Gallery 4 Apr — 6 May 1973

For the first time in Britain, the Serpentine Gallery presented an exhibition representing the new realist trend in the United States.

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Denys Short

4 Apr — 6 May 1973

This exhibition of five sculptures by Denys Short was staged on the Serpentine Gallery's lawn.

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Summer Show 6 [1972]

Serpentine South Gallery 26 Aug — 17 Sep 1972

This was the sixth and final show at the Serpentine Gallery in the summer of 1972.

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Serpentine Directions: 5 Young Artists selected from Serpentine Gallery Shows 1970-71

Serpentine South Gallery 26 Aug — 17 Sep 1972

An exhibition of five artists selected from those who had previously exhibited at the gallery during its first two years.

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