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Lilas: an installation by Zaha Hadid Architects, Zaha Hadid & Patrik Schumacher
Event Date 11/07/2007
Location Kensington Gardens, London
Country United Kingdom
Description The Serpentine Gallery, Kensington Gardens, London

Press View:
Photocall 11.00am
Interviews 11.30am
End 12 noon


Zaha Hadid – Zaha Hadid Architects
Patrik Schumacher – Zaha Hadid Architects
Julia Peyton-Jones – Director, Serpentine Gallery, Exhibitions & Programmes
Hans Ulrich Obrist, Co-director of Exhibitions & Programmes, Director of International Projects, Serpentine Gallery
Nadja Swarovski – Vice President of International Communications, Swarovski

Zaha Hadid Architects’ temporary installation for the occasion of the Gallery’s world-renowned fundraiser, the Summer Party, can be previewed on Wednesday 11th July at 11am. It will be sited on the lawn next to the Serpentine Gallery where it will remain for one week.

The installation is an open air space, 5.5 meters in height that consists of three identical fabric structures or parasols arrayed around a central point. Zaha Hadid Architects’ exclusive limited edition design for Swarozski, Fade, will also be featured, alongside pieces for Established & Sons, Kenny Schachter’s ROVE Projects LLP, Serralunga, Zumtobel and Max Protetch Gallery.