The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 16th August.


Top events in London on Sun 16th Aug 2020

This garden takes vertical planting to new heights – but is not for those who are afraid to walk a gangplank.
1pm to 5:30pm
 
Upper Norwood
Visit a garden - 4 Becondale Road (Gipsy Hill)
Unusual walled and paved garden with different compartments on 2 levels, substantially restructured since previous opening in 2008.
2pm to 5pm
 
Wandsworth
Visit a garden - 36 Melrose Road (Wandsworth)

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The first-ever UK exhibition by Nigerian-American artist Toyin Ojih Odutola, this epic cycle of new work explores an imagined ancient myth, with an immersive soundscape by artist Peter Adjaye.
Toyin Ojih Odutola - A Countervailing Theory
11am to 6:30pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sun, 16th Aug
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
Through the medium of film and photography, this major exhibition considers how masculinity has been coded, performed, and socially constructed from the 1960s to the present day.
Masculinities - Liberation through Photography
10am to 6:30pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sun, 23rd Aug
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
Bringing together the work of over 40 leading artists, designers and musicians, Mushrooms looks at fungi’s colourful cultural legacy.
Mushrooms: The Art, Design and Future of Fungi
12pm to 6pm
Strand
Closing soon Sun, 23rd Aug
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
An exhibition exploring representations of the pregnant female body through portraits, over 500 years.
Portraying Pregnancy: From Holbein to Social Media
11am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Sun, 23rd Aug
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
A display of kimono by contemporary textile artist, and founder of the HIROCOLEDGE brand, Takahashi Hiroko can be seen in the windows and on the Ground Floor at Japan House London throughout August.
RENOVATION: Kimono & Sustainability
All Day
Kensington
Closing soon Mon, 31st Aug
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
Tate Modern presents the first major exhibition of Steve McQueen’s artwork in the UK for 20 years
Steve McQueen
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 6th Sep
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
It’s 40 years since The Clash’s third album ‘London Calling’ was released, and an exhibition has pulled together a host of memorabilia for that iconic album.
The Clash: London Calling
10am to 6pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sun, 6th Sep
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
The first UK exhibition of works by Indian master painters commissioned by East India Company officials in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
 Forgotten Masters: Indian Painting for the East India Company
11am to 3pm
Marylebone High St
Closing soon Sun, 13th Sep
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
The largest exhibition of his drawings for 50 years
Aubrey Beardsley
11am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sun, 20th Sep
2020-08-16
2020-08-16
Discover the visionary work of Belgian artist Léon Spilliaert – from his celebrated self-portraits to dreamlike scenes of the North Sea coast.
Léon Spilliaert
11am to 4pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Sun, 20th Sep
2020-08-16
2020-08-16

Exhibitions opening soon