2018 Serpentine Pavilion, designed by Mexican architect Frida Escobedo, is unveiled ahead of Friday’s opening

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/a5/a5367441cc5ba78ea4c2538c3d85f8e9.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" />In an <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2018/jun/03/frida-escobedo-serpentine-gallery-pavilion-2018-mexico-youngest-architect" rel="nofollow" >interview</a> with&nbsp;<em>the Guardian</em> earlier this month, Mexican architect, and this year's designer of the 2018 Serpentine Pavilion, <a href="https://archinect.com/news/tag/678771/frida-escobedo" rel="nofollow" >Frida Escobedo</a> told Rowan Moore her focus for the commission was on&nbsp;&ldquo;how you feel inside the space, how you go about it in the moment.&rdquo; Opening this Friday on the Serpentine Gallery lawn in Kensington Garden, visitors will finally get the chance to experience what she's created for them: an enclosed courtyard composed of a lattice of cement roof tiles, featuring a shallow pool of water to ward off the Summer heat.
Serpentine Pavilion 2018, designed by Frida Escobedo, Serpentine Gallery, London (15 June – 7 October 2018) © Frida Escobedo, Taller de Arquitectura, Photography © 2018 Iwan Baan
Serpentine Pavilion 2018, designed by Frida Escobedo, Serpentine Gallery, London (15 June – 7 October 2018) © Frida Escobedo, Taller de Arquitectura, Photography © 2018 Iwan Baan
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