The Serpentine Gallery Garden Marathon was the sixth in the Gallery's acclaimed Marathon series. This two-day event explored the concept of the garden.
Former Curator of Chelsea Physic Garden, Rosie Atkins retired in December 2010 to return to writing and to spend time on various voluntary commitments linked to her horticultural interests. Having written for both Today and The Sunday Times, Atkins launched and edited the award-winning Gardens Illustrated magazine from 1992 to 2002. She has been a member of the RHS Woody Plant Committee since 2002 and was elected a Fellow of the Linnean Society in 2003. She is Chairman of London Gardens Network, launched in 2008, and serves on the Gardens Panel of English Heritage. Atkins lives between London and East Sussex.
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