What's on in London on Monday 7th May 2018

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


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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(1525647600 - 10am to 6pm)
A rare opportunity to see stunning paintings, pastels, and drawings by leading French Impressionist Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas. (Closing soon Mon, 7th May)

2018-05-07

Drawn in Colour: Degas from the Burrell

£19.70

(1525647600 - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition presents captivating works by Monet, Tissot, Pissarro and their compatriots. (Closing soon Mon, 7th May)

2018-05-07

Impressionists in London

£11

(1525993200 - 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. (Closing soon Fri, 11th May)

2018-05-07

Charles II: Art & Power

Free

(1526079600 - 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. (Closing soon Sat, 12th May)

2018-05-07
This display examines the background to the first soldier of African descent to be awarded the Victoria Cross. (Closing soon Sun, 13th May)

2018-05-07

Fighting for Empire: From Slavery to Military Service in the West India Regiments

Paul Catherall showcases the breadth of his work across two decades of printmaking in a major solo show of his linocuts- his ode to an ever-changing London skyline. (Closing soon Sun, 13th May)

2018-05-07

Paul Catherall: Futures Past - 20 years of Linocuts

£9

(1526166000 - 10am to 5:50pm)
Enter the realm of venomous creatures in this eye-opening exhibition. (Closing soon Sun, 13th May)

2018-05-07

Venom: Killer and cure

Free

(1526425200 - 9:30am to 3:30pm)
See a unique series of watercolours of the interior and precincts of the Abbey church by the artist Alexander Cresswell. (Closing soon Wed, 16th May)

2018-05-07

Paintings of Westminster Abbey

Free

(1526425200 - 9:30am to 5pm)
This exhibition and art installation brings together a variety of media and archival material, from biological slides and scientific papers to photogr (Closing soon Wed, 16th May)

2018-05-07

Under the Microscope

£12
This exhibition brings together, for the first time, the works of four of the most celebrated figures in art photography. (Closing soon Sun, 20th May)

2018-05-07

Victorian Giants: The Birth of Art Photography

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Mon 7th May 2018

 
Architectural exploration of the West End.  ()
2018-05-07
A guided walk through Bermondsey celebrating the life and achievements of socialist and environmentalist Ada Salter including the Garden Suburb she created.
2018-05-07
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
2018-05-07