A New Exhibition Conceived by London-Based Artist Mark Leckey at the Serpentine Gallery


LONDON.- The Serpentine Gallery presents a new exhibition conceived by London-based artist Mark Leckey, his first solo show in a UK public institution. The exhibition includes major works from Leckey’s multi-disciplinary practice, which encompasses sculpture, sound, film and performance and addresses themes of human desire and transformation. As part of the exhibition Leckey will present four live evening performances of BigBoxStatueAction, designed specifically to suit the unique acoustic qualities of the Serpentine Gallery. Leckey’s best-known works feature meticulously sourced and reconfigured archive footage and the exhibition will include the artist’s seminal film work on the history of underground UK dance culture from the 1970s to the 1990s, Fiorucci Made Me Hardcore, 1999. A large-scale recent performance and film work titled