The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

1. A woman walks away from the new Serpentine Gallery Pavilion, designed by Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

2. The 2012 Pavilion takes visitors beneath a roof of water below the Serpentine’s lawn to explore the hidden history of its previous pavilions.

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

3. Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron pose at the 2012 Serpentine Gallery Pavilion. Ai Weiwei was not present because he is forbidden to leave China

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

4. The annual Serpentine Pavilion commission provides a leading architect who has never designed a work in the UK before with a generous budget, a busy public plot of land, and absolute freedom to create their fantasy temporary park venue. Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2011 by Peter Zumthor

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

5. Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2010 by Jean Nouvel

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

6. Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2009 by Kazuyo Sejima & Ryue Nishizawa of SANAA

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

7.Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2008 by Frank Gehry

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

8. Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2007 by Olafur Eliasson and Kjetil Thorsen

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

9. Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2006 by Rem Koolhaas and Cecil Balmond, with Arup

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

10. Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2005 by Alvaro Siza and Eduardo Souto de Moura with Cecil Balmond – Arup

The Serpentine Gallery Summer Pavilion

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