What's on in London on Tuesday 22nd May 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 Tue 22nd May 2018

Scotscape give a talk on the importance of living walls and their benefits to employee health and wellbeing.
 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 Clerkenwell
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The lecture will consist of tabletop demos of such toys, together with simple, robust modelling of what is going on. The theme that emerges is singularity.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2018-05-22
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What is it, who can receive it and what does it allow you to do? This talk given by Murray Craig, Clerk of the Chamberlains Court, will explore the history of this intriguing ceremony.
 2:30pm to 3:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-05-22
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The Freedom of the City of London

Burial, cremation, being eaten by vultures, being dissolved in lime: what are the good and bad things about the options for dealing with our bodies after death?
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Leytonstone
2018-05-22
2018-05-22

The Corpse Project Workshop

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£13.50
Touching on themes of countercultures, subcultures and minorities of all kinds, the show features the work of 20 photographers from the 1950s to the present day. (Closing soon Sun, 27th May)

2018-05-22

 Another Kind of Life Photography on the Margins

£15

(Tuesday, 22nd May - 10am to 6pm)
The UK’s first major exhibition of artists’ responses to war and conflict since the terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001. (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

2018-05-22

 Age of Terror: Art since 9/11

Free

(Tuesday, 22nd May - 10am to 6pm)
Explore still life through the lens of Tacita Dean, one of the genre's leading contemporary practitioners  (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

2018-05-22

Tacita Dean: Still Life

Free

(Tuesday, 22nd May - 8am to 9am)
Large landscape images explore the theme of reconciliation by capturing how time and nature have eased the scars of war on the battlefields of the Western Front. (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

2018-05-22

​Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: 1918 - 2018

Learn about global efforts made after the Holocaust to find Zuzana Knobloch and millions of others like her. (Closing soon Wed, 30th May)

2018-05-22

Fate Unknown: The Search for the Missing after the Holocaust

Free

(Tuesday, 22nd May - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition commemorates the centenary of this momentous battle and the huge medical and human impact of wounding during and beyond the First World War. (Closing soon Thu, 31st May)

2018-05-22

Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care

Free
Photographs have been selected to illustrate the impact, diversity and quality of work by AOP members since 1968. (Closing soon Fri, 1st Jun)

2018-05-22

AOP50: 50 Years of the Association of Photographers

Free

(Tuesday, 22nd May - 1pm to 5pm)
The works are inspired by their exploration of both the content of the papyrus stories and the conservation and collections care of papyrus materials in museums. (Closing soon Sat, 2nd Jun)

2018-05-22
Free

(Tuesday, 22nd May - 8am to 5pm)
A typography based exhibition featuring new works from 6 artists who have a long connection with letters in various forms and colours. (Closing soon Sat, 9th Jun)

2018-05-22

Just Type

Free

(Tuesday, 22nd May - 10am to 5pm)
What would the past have been like in the Middle Ages if the future had happened before? (Closing soon Sat, 16th Jun)

2018-05-22

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Tue 22nd May 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
2018-05-22
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
2018-05-22
 

Walking Tours of London on Tue 22nd May 2018

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.  ()
2018-05-22
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-05-22
 

Tower Bridge opening times

10:15amSailing Barge ArdwinaUp river
04:45pmSailing Barge ArdwinaDown river
04:15pmSailing Barge ArdwinaUp river
05:00pmSailing Barge ArdwinaDown river

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