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Top events in London today

£12.00

(Monday, 23rd Apr - 7pm to 8:30pm)
Anne Willan, founder of La Varenne in Paris and an expert in old cookbooks, joins contemporary food publisher Sarah Lavelle and award-winning cookbook designer Caz Hildebrand to discuss how cookbooks have evolved.  ()
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2018-04-23

The Art of the Cookbook

Free

(Monday, 23rd Apr - 6:30pm to 8pm)
A philosopher, a psychiatrist, and a neuroscientist discuss what recent research into the brain might mean for our understanding of free will.  ()
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2018-04-23

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Ten exhibitions open today - Closing Soon

Free
The wilds of the southernmost tip of South America are explored in a new exhibition from seven international professional travel and nature photographers. (Closing soon Fri, 27th Apr)

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Free

(Monday, 23rd Apr - 9am to 6pm)
The exhibition explores the ideas and skills that go into great underground structures and looks to a future where smart subterranean construction can contribute ever greater benefits. (Closing soon Sat, 28th Apr)

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Welcome to the underworld

Free

(Monday, 23rd Apr - 10am to 7pm)
A room full of coloured shapes and sounds. It's art. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr)

2018-04-23

Harmonics in Space

Painter of London life Ed Gray exhibits his paintings of everyday London life. (Closing soon Mon, 30th Apr)

2018-04-23

 The Passing Show: Adoration Paintings of London by Ed Gray

Free

(Monday, 23rd Apr - All Day)
A journey behind the scenes encountering collections, installations, audiovisual content and live performances that reveal the stories of Southbank Centre's 1960s buildings. (Closing soon Tue, 1st May)

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Free

(Monday, 23rd Apr - All Day)
Five multi-award-winning photographers – Poulomi Basu, Sam Faulkner, Adam Ferguson, Ashley Gilbertson and Andrew Quilty – have documented the lives of people around the world who have been affected by blindness that could, and should, have been avoided.  (Closing soon Fri, 4th May)

2018-04-23

Time to See Photography Exhibition

£19.70

(Monday, 23rd Apr - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition presents captivating works by Monet, Tissot, Pissarro and their compatriots. (Closing soon Mon, 7th May)

2018-04-23

Impressionists in London

£11

(Monday, 23rd Apr - All Day)
This exhibition shows the rich material world of Charles II's court and the role of the arts in the re-establishment of the Stuart monarchy.

2018-04-23

Charles II: Art & Power

Free

(Monday, 23rd Apr - 10am to 6pm)
American-born artist Nancy Fouts is best known for her distinctive sculptural works, which reconfigure commonplace objects and materials with a characteristically playful and provocative humour.

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£9

(Monday, 23rd Apr - 10am to 5:50pm)
Enter the realm of venomous creatures in this eye-opening exhibition.

2018-04-23

Venom: Killer and cure

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