The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 27th August.


Top events in London on Thu 27th Aug 2020

A block of 10 days where the Transport Museum's main storage depot in Acton is open to visitors.
11am to 6pm
 
Acton
Transport Museum open days at the Acton depot

Online events / webinars

Experience a day in the life of a virus scientist in this livestreamed event for all the family, hosted by BBC presenter Greg Foot.
10:30am to 11:15am
 
A Day in the Life of Testing for Coronavirus
Curator and author Joanna Banham will be delving into the colourful history of Victorian wallpapers.
7pm to :
 
A Passion for Pattern: Victorian Wallpapers
Uncover the long-standing relationship between the Army and artists past and present in this live online discussion.
7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Artists and the Army: A Relationship Built over Centuries

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
An exhibition of large scale paintings by Alex Urie.
Alex Urie - Silo
12pm to 6pm
Islington
Closing soon Sat, 5th Sep
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
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
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
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
11:30am to 3:30pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sun, 6th Sep
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
The New Stone Age exhibition celebrates the sustainability, practicality and inherent beauty of stone.
 The New Stone Age
9am to 6pm
Euston
Closing soon Sat, 12th Sep
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
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
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
This year’s Royal Society of Sculptors exhibition has been guest curated by Robert and Nicky Wilson, the founders of Jupiter Artland, and is a showcase of the work of members and fellows.
Summer Exhibition
11am to 5pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Fri, 18th Sep
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
Exhibition of shortlisted entries to recognise and support the most innovative, original and relevant photography-based practice within a given year.
Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2020
11am to 7pm
Soho North
Closing soon Sat, 19th Sep
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
The largest exhibition of his drawings for 50 years
Aubrey Beardsley
11am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sun, 20th Sep
2020-08-27
2020-08-27
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
2020-08-27
2020-08-27

Exhibitions opening soon