The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 24th May.


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Top events in London on Fri 24th May 2019

Acclaimed manga artist Takahashi Yōichi, creator of the football-themed sensation Captain Tsubasa and exhibition curator Nicole Rousmaniere discuss the global impact Takahashi's artwork has had over the past four decades.
Starts at 12am
 
Russell Square
Join Justin Saddington as he recounts a series of incredible battlefield escapes and discusses their impact on soldiers.
11:30am to :
 
Chelsea
Close shaves and lucky escapes
A chance to go into the normally private gardens in the medieval monastery by the Barbican
5:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Clerkenwell
Monthly opening of the Charterhouse's gardens

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Around 50 shops and offices will be decorated for one week with floral displays.
Belgravia in Bloom - The Language of Flowers
All Day
South Kensington
Closing soon Sat, 25th May
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
This display presents six innovative projects from the collections of the RIBA and the V&A, each demonstrating a unique experiment in social housing design.
A Home for All: Six Experiments in Social Housing
10am to 10pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 26th May
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
This exhibition displays a selection of Cultural Revolution propaganda posters, revolutionary landscapes, images of the leader and intricate papercuts all of which were collected in China during the 1970s.
Cultural Revolution - State graphics in China from the 1960s to the 1970s
10am to 5pm
Walthamstow
Closing soon Sun, 26th May
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
A major exhibition exploring the role of drawing in contemporary architectural practice through the work of one of Britain’s leading architects and architectural draughtsmen​.
Eric Parry: Drawing
10am to 5pm
Holborn
Closing soon Sun, 26th May
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
Spanning thousands of years, this takes a closer look at five objects that explore the relationship between food, power and control.
Feeding history: the politics of food
10am to 8:30pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Mon, 27th May
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
A major exhibition of works by Martin Parr, one of Britain’s best-known and most widely celebrated photographers.
Only Human: Photographs by Martin Parr
10am to 9pm
Soho
Closing soon Mon, 27th May
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
The exhibition highlights selected maps illustrating the topographical history of Islington from 16th-century rural village to an urban Victorian district.
Historic maps and plans of Islington (1553-1894)
9:30am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Fri, 31st May
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
Key pieces include rare and early examples of designs by Conran and Quant on display spaning the period from 1952 – 1977
 Swinging London: A Lifestyle Revolution / Terence Conran – Mary Quant
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 2nd Jun
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
The first ever exhibition outside of Norway of Harald Sohlberg, one of the greatest masters of landscape painting in the history of Norwegian art.
Harald Sohlberg: Painting Norway
10am to 5pm
Dulwich
Closing soon Sun, 2nd Jun
2019-05-24
2019-05-24
The first solo UK exhibition by Myfanwy MacLeod, in partnership with the Contemporary Art Gallery (CAG, Vancouver).
Canada Gallery Myfanwy MacLeod – Neighbours
11am to 5:45pm
St James
Closing soon Sat, 8th Jun
2019-05-24
2019-05-24

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