What's on in London on Friday 20th April 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 Fri 20th Apr 2018

This breakfast talk explores the recent work behind two well-known London icons – the Smithson’s Economist Building and Seifert’s Centre Point.
 8:30am to 9:30am
 
 Euston
2018-04-20
2018-04-20

Reimagining 60s London

From railways to electric light, the Victorians are famous for changing the face of Britain. But what about in the kitchen?
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
2018-04-20
2018-04-20

Victoria's Kitchen with Annie Gray, Ashley Palmer-Watts and Marcus Wareing

Jones will share Nike’s history of sustainable practices, from innovative design to ethical manufacturing.
 7pm to 8:45pm
 
 South Kensington
2018-04-20
2018-04-20

Sustainability in a Commercial World: Nike's Hannah Jones

Sir David Attenborough narrates the film that was directed by George Chan and produced by the Media Trust.
 Starts at 7pm
 
 Richmond
2018-04-20
2018-04-20

Richmond Park - A National Nature Reserve

Canon Ian Sherwood talk on the history, living history and constant challenge to preserve the church where he has ministered for 29 years
 5pm to 8pm
 
 Tottenham Court Road
2018-04-20
2018-04-20

Notes on The Crimean Memorial Istanbul - Canon Ian Sherwood

Friend and Company Architects present their award-winning Pop Up Ute project — an up-cycled addition to an industrial heritage site
 1:15pm to 1:45pm
 
 Euston
2018-04-20
2018-04-20

Don’t Move, Improve! Winners present…Pop Up Ute

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Friday, 20th Apr - 9am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition of texts from the Library of the Royal Society of Medicine. (Closing soon Sat, 21st Apr)

2018-04-20

A Georgian Miscellany: Medicine 1713 - 1768

Free

(Friday, 20th Apr - 11am to 8pm)
Fathoming flow in the body, the sewer, the river and the city – a new work by Somerset House Studios artist Eloise Hawser. (Closing soon Sun, 22nd Apr)

2018-04-20

Eloise Hawser: By the deep, by the mark

Free

(Friday, 20th Apr - 10am to 4:30pm)
An exhibition that explores the impact that jazz had on Britons from 1918. (Closing soon Sun, 22nd Apr)

2018-04-20

Rhythm & Reaction: The Age of Jazz in Britain

Free

(Friday, 20th 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)

2018-04-20

Welcome to the underworld

£25

(Friday, 20th Apr - All Day)
A large exhibition devoted to the music sensation. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr)

2018-04-20
£9

(Friday, 20th Apr - 10am to 5pm)
This exhibition of new and recent work by artist Louise Weir, takes visitors on an investigative journey of memory, identity and loss informed by Charles Dickens’s classic novel, Great Expectations. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr)

2018-04-20
Free

(Friday, 20th Apr - 10am to 7pm)
A room full of coloured shapes and sounds. It's art. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr)

2018-04-20

Harmonics in Space

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

2018-04-20

 The Passing Show: Adoration Paintings of London by Ed Gray

Free

(Friday, 20th 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)

2018-04-20
Free

(Friday, 20th Apr - 11am to 5pm)
This is a selection from the photographic project tracing the route of the new Elizabeth Line across central London, recording people and places encountered along the way. (Closing soon Fri, 4th May)

2018-04-20

An Elizabethan Progress

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Tower Bridge opening times

06:00pmSailing Barge HydrogenUp river

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