What's on in London on Wednesday 21st March 2018

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


Top things to do in London on Wed 21st Mar 2018

Part of a series of talks exploring technology and our urban futures in partnership with DLA Piper and the Guardian.
 Starts at 7:30pm
 
 Barbican
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2018-03-21

Futureshocks: civic

At this comedy one-off collaboration the audience can spectate at a live recording of the death podcast which has previously featured widely renowned comedians such as Robert Webb, Sarah Pascoe and David Baddiel.
 6:30pm to 9pm
 
 Barbican
2018-03-21
2018-03-21

'The Griefcast' LIVE, with Cariad Lloyd

Christine Wall, University of Westminster, explores the origins and historical importance of a group of women who moved in and squatted these houses.
 Starts at 7pm
 
 City of London
2018-03-21
2018-03-21

	From gentlemen traders to feminist squatters: housing and urban change around London Fields

Drop in for a night of Imperial inventions from the last 150 years. From the small idea that saved 100 million lives, to tech start-ups and London’s future innovators
 5pm to 8pm
 
 South Kensington
2018-03-21
2018-03-21

Imperial Fringe: Invention Dimension

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Wednesday, 21st Mar - 9:30am to 9pm)
The office of 2035: what will it look like and how will it support the way we will work?  (Closing soon Wed, 21st Mar)

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Free

(Wednesday, 21st Mar - 8am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition of architecture from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. (Closing soon Sun, 25th Mar)

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Free

(Wednesday, 21st Mar - 9:30am to 5:30pm)
This exhibition features rare Soviet scores, texts and vinyl, and tells stories of Soviet composers’ complex negotiations with political power (Closing soon Tue, 27th Mar)

2018-03-21

The Centre for Russian Music: Inside the Collections

Free
Creating sculptures and installations from caul fat and other animal organs, artist Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva draws attention to parts of the body we would sometimes rather forget. (Closing soon Wed, 28th Mar)

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Internal Beauty: An exhibition by Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva

Free

(Wednesday, 21st Mar - 10am to 5pm)
This exhibition explores the past, present and future of transport and streets in The City. (Closing soon Fri, 30th Mar)

2018-03-21

City Streets: Transport for a changing Square Mile

Free

(Wednesday, 21st Mar - 10am to 6pm)
An exhibition presenting artistic homages to the versatile and majestic architectural form through a wide range of media. (Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar)

2018-03-21

A Journey Through Brutalism

Free
Take a journey through the remarkable history of Indian innovation and discovery. (Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar)

2018-03-21

Illuminating India: 5000 Years of Science and Innovation

Free

(Wednesday, 21st Mar - 10am to 6pm)
An ambitious survey of the technological and artistic development of photography in India. (Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar)

2018-03-21

Illuminating India: Photography 1857–2017

£5

(Wednesday, 21st Mar - 10am to 4:30pm)
Dive into the unknown story of London’s lost canals created from the 1680s to the 1830s. (Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar)

2018-03-21
£8

(Wednesday, 21st Mar - 10am to 5pm)
Explore the transience of time and the problem of mortality as the 16th-century tradition of still life meets modern art. (Closing soon Mon, 2nd Apr)

2018-03-21

Nature Morte

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Wed 21st Mar 2018

Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
2018-03-21
Join Pete on his fascinating walking tour taking in the sights and sounds of Brick Lane and the lesser known streets of this vibrant community.  ()
2018-03-21
 

Tower Bridge opening times

09:30pmSailing Barge WillUp river
10:15pmSailing Barge WillDown river

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