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.

Park Nights: La Grande Bouffe

21 Aug 2009

Four world-weary men decide to gorge themselves to death in one final, orgiastic weekend of sex and gourmet food.

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Park Nights: Darwin’s Nightmare

Park Nights: Darwin’s Nightmare

Serpentine Gallery 28 Aug 2009

The film examines the 1960s experiment that introduced Nile Perch fish into Lake Victoria, the largest African lake.

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Park Nights: Mathilde Rosier's Play for a Stage of the Natural Theatre of Cruelty

Serpentine Gallery 4 Sep 2009

French artist Rosier restaged her performance previously shown at Silberkuppe, Berlin.

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Serpentine Cinema: Ben Rivers and Javier Téllez

Offsite 6 Sep 2009

London-based artist film-maker Ben Rivers presented his film I Know Where I’m Going (2009).

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Park Nights 2009:, Edgware Road: Cinema, CAMP and no.w.here

Park Nights 2009:, Edgware Road: Cinema, CAMP and no.w.here

11 Sep 2009

The artists made films about the neighbourhood, following extensive research about the area and its community.

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Jeff Koons: Popeye Series

Jeff Koons: Popeye Series

Serpentine Gallery 2 Jul — 13 Sep 2009

For his first ever major exhibition in a public gallery in Britain, Koons presented works from his Popeye Series, which he began in 2002.

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Park Nights: Diedrich Diederichsen and Dorothea von Hantelmann

Park Nights: Diedrich Diederichsen and Dorothea von Hantelmann

18 Sep 2009

Drawing on Marxist and postmodern thought, Diedrich Diederichsen discussed his recent text, On (Surplus) Value in Art.

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Park Nights: Alexis Marguerite Teplin's The Party

Park Nights: Alexis Marguerite Teplin's The Party

Serpentine Gallery 25 Sep 2009

A play by Alexis Marguerite Teplin, with texts by Pablo Lafuente, Michael Ned Holte and Rachel Kushner.

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Park Nights: The Colour of Pomegranates

Park Nights: The Colour of Pomegranates

Serpentine Gallery 2 Oct 2009

The Colour of Pomegranates traces the life of 18th century Armenian poet Sayat Nova.

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