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.

Gillian Ayres

Serpentine Gallery 26 November 1983 — 8 January 1984

The Serpentine presented a substantial show of English painter Gillian Ayres' work.

Read more +

Rebecca Horn

Serpentine Gallery 14 Jan — 19 Feb 1984

This major mid-career retrospective of German artist Rebecca Horn explored some of the many facets of her work.

Read more +

John Murphy: Beyond the fixing of appearances

Serpentine Gallery 25 Feb — 25 Mar 1984

For this solo exhibition, British artist John Murphy (b.1945) displayed his starscapes.

Read more +

Eugène Atget: Photographs of Old France

Serpentine Gallery 25 Feb — 25 Mar 1984

An exhibition of photographs by Eugène Atget, featuring photographs taken in the Ile-de-France.

Read more +
Anthony Caro: Sculptures 1969-84

Anthony Caro: Sculptures 1969-84

Serpentine Gallery 12 Apr — 28 May 1984

The Arts Council of Great Britain invited Caro to exhibit the sculptures he had made since his last major solo exhibition at the Hayward Gallery.

Read more +

Hans Coper: 1920–1981

Serpentine Gallery 7 Jun — 15 Jul 1984

This Serpentine Gallery exhibition was the first to attempt to survey the German-born British potter Hans Coper’s career.

Read more +

Closedown

Serpentine Gallery 25–26 Jul 1984

The Serpentine played host to a performative audio project led by Charlie Hooker.

Read more +

Graeme Murray Gallery at the Serpentine

Serpentine Gallery 6–26 Oct 1984

Murray was invited to create an exhibition at the Serpentine in the style, spirit and manner of his exhibition spaces in Edinburgh.

Read more +

Michael Kidner: Paintings, drawings, sculpture

Serpentine Gallery 4 Nov — 2 Dec 1984

This exhibition of British artist Michael Kidner’s oeuvre revealed both the variety of his art and the underlying consistency of his vision.

Read more +

More to
interest you