The Serpentine Gallery’s legendary annual Summer Party took place on 1 July, 7pm –
midnight. Co-hosts, Marina Abramović, André Balazs, Brioni Creative Director Brendan
Mullane, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Julia Peyton-Jones and François-Henri Pinault,
entertained major names from the worlds of art, fashion, music, film and business.
Guests attending the party included Pharrell Williams (in Brioni), Keira Knightley, James
Righton (in Brioni), Alexa Chung, Bradley Cooper, Suki Waterhouse, Cara Delevingne,
Orlando Bloom (in Brioni), Lily Allen and Naomi Campbell. Artists included Tracey Emin, Zaha Hadid and Grayson Perry. The fundraising event was hosted in the 14th Serpentine Pavilion designed by Chilean
architect Smiljan Radić, which opened to the public on 26 June. Musical highlights of the evening included Jamie Reynolds, James Righton and Simon Taylor- Davis of Klaxons who were the first among the djs, followed by a performance by international music star, Pharrell Williams. Ending the night with a set by 2ManyDJs, getting everyone dancing with their infectious, multi-genre mash-ups. The Party also featured The Vinyl Factory’s Laboratory of Sound for dancing, music and performance art, with guest DJs playing vinyl records inside a specially commissioned audio-visual space. Guests included: world of art, Marina Abramović, Jake Chapman, Simon de Pury, Jeremy Deller, Tracey Emin, Ed Fornieles, Martino Gamper, George Henry Longly, Kelly Hoppen, Marc Quinn, Yinka Shonibare, Wolfgang Tillmans, Mark Wallinger. Fashion figures, Alexa Chung, Alice Templerley, Christopher Kane, Gareth Pugh, Erdem Moralioglu, Clare Waight Keller, Peter Pilotto, Christopher De Vos, Marcus Piggott, Matthew Williamson, Mert Alas, Ozwald Boateng, Pam Hogg, Peter Dundas, Prabal Gurung. Business leaders, Andre
Balazs, Evgeny Lebedev, François-Henri Pinault. Models, Arizona Muse, Cara Delevigne, Edie Campbell, Jade Parfitt, Naomi Campbell, Sophie Dahl, Sasha Volkova, Suki Waterhouse, Tallulah Harlech. Musicians, Bobbie Gillespie, Bryan Ferry, James Righton (in Brioni)– Klaxons, Lily Allen, Mark Ronson, Nick Rhodes, Noel Gallagher, Pharrell Williams (in Brioni), Sharleen Spiteri. Film and media stars, Alice Eve, Bonnie Wright, Bradley Cooper, Danny Huston (in Brioni), Emilia Fox, Gemma Artertonn Jack Whitehall, Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, Orlando Bloom (in Brioni), Rory Bremner.