What's on in London on Thursday 2nd March 2017

Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and other random miscellany events happening around London.


Special Events in London on Thu 2nd Mar 2017

Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 6:30pm to 8pm)
Gijs Rikken, associate at MVRDV, Rotterdam will present his innovative ideas on designing and building with glass.  ()
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Building in glass

Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - Starts at 6:30pm)
David Nixon shows for the first time in the UK some of his past space projects carried out in the USA and Europe.  ()
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£10.00
Six speakers will unpack the identity of six styles that have dominated the period and clear away some of the fog. This week Post-Modernism with Tim Brittain-Catlin.  ()
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A style guide to Twentieth Century Architecture: Post-Modernism

£4.00

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - Starts at 7:30pm)
Ivan will explain how staunches, lifts and locks are used in a variety of situations to move boats uphill.  ()
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£5.00

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - Starts at 7pm)
Join historian and BBC broadcaster Michael Scott talking about his book Ancient Worlds: An Epic History of East and West.  ()
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£8.00

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 7pm to 8:30pm)
Author and designer Tristan Manco will be uncovering the history of street art,  ()
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Make your mark - Tristan Manco on street art

A series of evening talks that uncovers the stories of Southwark and the cathedral at its heart.  ()
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Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 1:15pm to 1:55pm)
Jason Lotay takes us on a mathematical journey across multiple dimensions, exploring their role in art, science and popular culture.
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(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 6:30pm to 8pm)
In this dialogue, two internationally recognized whale experts discuss the inner lives of whales.  ()
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Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 6pm to 7pm)
The issue of Shaken Baby or Natural Cause will be examined, using a case study involving a bereaved parent,  ()
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Guilty until Proven Innocent

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£8

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 10am to 5pm)
Rembrant's Self-Portrait, Wearing a Feathered Bonnet is on display in London for the first time. (Closing soon Sun, 5th Mar)

2017-03-02

Am I Rembrandt?

Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 10am to 5pm)
An exhibition of some of Sir John Soane’s Museum’s most beautiful and influential designs for Adam’s projects in London.

2017-03-02

Robert Adam's London

£13

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - All Day)
A major exhibition celebrating the master hairstylist’s remarkable 40 year career, from the late 1970s to the current day.

2017-03-02

Hair by Sam McKnight

Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 9:30am to 5pm)
Isabelle Émilie de Tessier was a London actress, cartoonist and illustrator who worked under the pseudonym 'Marie Duval'. This exhibition at Guildhall Library is the first one dedicated solely to Duval's work as a nineteenth century pioneer of the art of comics.

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Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 10:30am to 8pm)
An exhibition of traditional embroidered textiles from the lands of the Indus, Afghanistan, the Near East and Central Asia.

2017-03-02

 Embroidered Tales and Woven Dreams

Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 10am to 6pm)
See the shortlisted proposals for Trafalgar Square's 2018 and 2020 Fourth Plinth commissions

2017-03-02

Fourth Plinth Shortlist Exhibition

Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 10:30am to 5:30pm)
A display of the best of the political cartoons published in the newspapers during 2016.

2017-03-02

Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 9:30am to 5pm)
Photographer Eugenio Grosso takes you on a photographic journey through time from the foundation of London to the present.

2017-03-02
£12

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 10am to 5pm)
This exhibition sees Leighton’s most famous and celebrated work, Flaming June, return to the artist's house from Puerto Rico.

2017-03-02

Flaming June: The Making of an Icon

Free

(Thursday, 2nd Mar - 10am to 5pm)
The Library and Museum’s latest exhibition marks the centenary of the opening of the Royal Masonic Hospital.

2017-03-02

Healing Through Kindness

 

Walking Tours of London on Thu 2nd Mar 2017

London's waking nightmare of murder... He came silently out of the midnight shadows of August 31, 1888.  ()
 

Tower Bridge Opening Times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Fri 9th Jun at 03:30pm


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