Summer Installation | Serpentine Pavilion 2019

This year's temporary installation at the Serpentine Gallery in London's Hyde Park has been designed by Junya Ishigami, a Japanese architect. There was a dark cloud over the whole project after reports emerged of Ishigami using unpaid interns to bring the pavilion to life. Sixty one tonnes of slate are held aloft by 106 wire-thin … Continue reading Summer Installation | Serpentine Pavilion 2019

Summer Art Installation | Serpentine Gallery 2018

The annual Summer art installation at the Serpentine Pavilion in London's Hyde Park is firmly in place.  Which is no mean feat when you consider that The Mastaba (basically a pyramid without a peak) is actually floating on the Serpentine.Designed by internationally acclaimed artist Christo, it is his first major public, outdoor work in the … Continue reading Summer Art Installation | Serpentine Gallery 2018

This Weekend I …

I was fortunate enough to enjoy something of a 3-day weekend. On Friday, The Brainy One and I had a marvellous time  on Number 1 Court, Wimbledon.  {Our day out was such fun, its got its own post coming up shortly.}  As for the weekend proper, we continued with the theme  of being outside as … Continue reading This Weekend I …

Snap #17 | Summer Installation at the Serpentine Pavilion 2016

On Saturday, we headed up to Hyde Park to see the new art installation outside the Serpentine Gallery. This year's piece has been designed by Danish architect Bjarke Ingels and is entitled 'Unzipped Wall.'    Despite the weather being on the miserable side, it was still attracting a lot of attention. Naturally, I would have … Continue reading Snap #17 | Summer Installation at the Serpentine Pavilion 2016