Serpentine Sackler Gallery to Open This September 2013

Zaha Hadid Serpentine
Serpentine Sackler Gallery
The Serpentine Sackler Gallery opens this September 28, 2013.

The extension of London's Serpentine Gallery by Zaha Hadid is set to open this September 28, 2013.

The Serpentine Sackler Gallery will be located in a former gunpowder store that is two centuries old and is a 5-minute walk from the actual main gallery found across the Serpentine Bridge in Kensington Gardens.

Serpentine Sackler Gallery
The white canopy found at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery.

The architects of Zaha Hadid have come up with a white canopy on the side of the building, which will have a social space, gallery and restaurant. This is set to be the company's first permanent central London structure following the gallery's Lilas installation from 2007.