Welcome to the IanVisits alternative guide to London.
Lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random geeky miscellany.
Exhibitions in London open on Thu, 12th 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)
An exhibition about the 150th anniversary of the railway at Elstree. (Ending Soon Sat, 21st 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)
Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich (Ending Soon Tue, 31st 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)
An outdoor exhibition of photographs, around the Kings Cross area of London, exploring the diversity of European Heritage. (Ending Soon Thu, 9th 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)
A display of automata from the leading makers of the last 40 years, ranging from the humorous to the macabre and from the playful to the satirical. (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)
A display of some of street artist Banksy's early works. (Ending Soon Sat, 25th Aug)
A striking presentation of three works by the internationally-renowned artist, Emily Allchurch. (Ending Soon Sun, 26th Aug)
This exhibition considers how artists can give shape to the human experience, provoking ideas about our senses, our sexual health, our bodies’ limitations and reflections on our food chain. (Ending Soon Sun, 26th Aug)