Gallery: Junya Ishigami's Serpentine Pavilion takes shape

Under construction: Junya Ishigami's 2019 Serpentine Pavilion

First pictures of 19th annual commission under construction

Junya Ishigami’s Serpentine Pavilion is taking shape in Kensington Gardens.

The 19th in the annual series of temporary structures, which began with a Zaha Hadid commission in 2000, is due to open on June 21.

It will remain open until October 6 and is set to host a series of parties, talks and debates throughout the summer, as well as the customary café.

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