Welcome to the IanVisits alternative guide to London.
Lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random geeky miscellany.
Exhibitions in London open on Mon, 9th Jul 2018
Displayed in date order by how soon they close.
A display of hand drawn maps by Adam Dant that feature in his new book. (Ending Soon Sat, 14th Jul)
The exhibition brings together their artworks, photographs, letters and personal possessions in the UK for the first time. (Ending Soon Sun, 15th Jul)
A display exploring the Romanian experience of the First World War. (Ending Soon Sun, 15th Jul)
This exhibition places William Harvey where he truly belongs: at the heart of the history of medicine, science and our modern understanding of the human body and life itself. (Ending Soon Thu, 26th Jul)
One exhibition featuring Monet’s paintings and nothing else? That’s a rare thing. (Ending Soon Sun, 29th Jul)
Discover how ancient Greek sculpture inspired Rodin to set a radical new direction for modern art. (Ending Soon Sun, 29th Jul)
This exhibition presents the work of Cross River Partnership (CRP) and its public and private sector partners to provide Clean Air for London. (Ending Soon Mon, 30th Jul)
An exhibition brings to life the dawn of hip hop culture in a series of vibrant photographs. (Ending Soon Sat, 4th Aug)
Discover the links between the British Library and Karl Marx and his daughter Eleanor, through original documents from their work in the British Museum Reading Room (Ending Soon Sun, 5th Aug)
Discover how graphic design has played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times. (Ending Soon Sun, 12th Aug)
The 250th annual exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts. (Ending Soon Sun, 19th Aug)
This mid-career survey of the work of acclaimed South Korean artist Lee Bul – the first in London – explores the artist’s extensive investigation into the body and its relationship to architectural space. (Ending Soon Sun, 19th Aug)
This exhibition charts the evolution of polemic and progressive print publications and celebrates the current diverse industry of innovative independent magazines. (Ending Soon Wed, 22nd Aug)
This exhibition tells the story of Captain James Cook’s three world-changing voyages through original documents, many of which were produced by the artists, scientists and sailors on board the ships. (Ending Soon Tue, 28th Aug)
This exhibition concentrates on the last (and often bitter) years of the long campaign of the struggle for women's right to vote from 1908 - 1914. (Ending Soon Fri, 31st Aug)
This exhibition celebrates the 450th anniversary of the granting of the Tylers and Bricklayers' Company's charter by Elizabeth I in 1568. (Ending Soon Fri, 31st Aug)
This exhibition features photos drawn from a collection of around 9000 B&W photos taken in the 1960s. (Ending Soon Sat, 1st Sep)
Discover the history of Bridge House Estates, the organisation that oversaw the entire construction of Tower Bridge over a century ago and continues to maintain it to this day. (Ending Soon Sat, 1st Sep)
The 20th century’s most iconic and influential Nordic designs for children, from BRIO to LEGO, Marimekko and the Moomins have been brought together for the first time in this new exhibition. (Ending Soon Sun, 2nd Sep)
This display explores the changing image of the West India Regiments from their creation at the end of the 18th century up to the First World War. (Ending Soon Sun, 9th Sep)