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Exhibitions in London open on Sun, 16th Feb 2020

Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

£14  
An exhibition exploring the non-stop nature of modern lives.  (Ends on Sun, 23rd Feb)

2020-02-16
24/7
The exhibition features immersive environments, about 200 objects about a future live on Mars. (Ends on Sun, 23rd Feb)

2020-02-16
Moving to Mars
£14  
Explore the origins, philosophy and contemporary relevance of Buddhism, from its beginnings in India in the 6th century BC to having 1 billion followers worldwide today (Ends on Tue, 25th Feb)

2020-02-16
Buddhism
The infographics created by sociologist and activist W.E.B. Du Bois in 1900 were a remarkable development in data visualisation and a direct challenge to institutional racism. (Ends on Sun, 1st Mar)

2020-02-16
W.E.B. Du Bois: Charting Black Lives
From Botticelli to Michelangelo, the exhibition reveals how Bomberg’s rebellious, youthful works drew inspiration from the paintings he most admired in the Gallery. (Ends on Sun, 1st Mar)

2020-02-16
Young Bomberg and the Old Masters
From Helen of Troy’s abduction to the deception of the Trojan Horse and the fall of the city, tread the line between myth and reality in this exhibition. (Ends on Thu, 5th Mar)

2020-02-16
Troy myth and reality
This exhibition shines a spotlight on the subject we’d all rather avoid, from ancient societies to modern day medicine. (Ends on Fri, 10th Apr)

2020-02-16
As we approach another major turning point in automotive design, this exhibition looks at the role of the car in shaping the world we live in today.  (Ends on Sun, 19th Apr)

2020-02-16
Cars: Accelerating The Modern World
Hidden London - The Exhibition takes people on an immersive journey of some of London’s most secret spaces belonging to the oldest subterranean railway in the world (Ends on Mon, 20th Apr)

2020-02-16
Hidden London - The Exhibition
This exhibition presents George IV's life through the art that enriched his world. (Ends on Mon, 4th May)

2020-02-16
George IV: Art & Spectacle
This immersive experience charts their music, lyrics, creative process and influence as one of the most iconic pop bands of the modern age. (Ends on Mon, 31st Aug)

2020-02-16
ABBA: Super Troupers The Exhibition