The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 2nd September.


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Top events in London on Wed 2nd Sep 2020


Online events / webinars

In this one-hour Zoom talk, Joe Studman marks the 400th anniversary of the sailing of the Mayflower, who began her epic voyage from Rotherhithe.
2pm to 3pm
 
History of Rotherhithe Village
Sue Mckenzie looks at how and why Brixton was home to so many people from music hall, early cinema and variety in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
7pm to :
 
Come round any old time – Brixton’s music hall community
The most expensive square on the British Monopoly board for good reason. Hear the scandalous stories hidden behind these grand addresses
7pm to 8pm
 
Scandalous Mayfair virtual tour

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Alex Urie - Silo
An exhibition of large scale paintings by Alex Urie.
Alex Urie - Silo
12pm to 6pm
Islington
Closing soon Sat, 5th September
2020-07-16
2020-09-05
Gaia
Free  
Gaia is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram - a giant floating balloon of the earth.
Gaia
6pm to 10pm
Greenwich
Closing soon Sun, 6th September
2020-08-28
2020-09-06
Steve McQueen
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 September
2020-08-07
2020-09-06
The Clash: London Calling
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 September
2020-08-06
2020-09-06
 The New Stone Age
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 September
2020-07-06
2020-09-12
 Forgotten Masters: Indian Painting for the East India Company
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 September
2020-07-29
2020-09-13
Summer Exhibition
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 September
2020-07-13
2020-09-18
Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2020
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 September
2020-07-14
2020-09-19
Aubrey Beardsley
The largest exhibition of his drawings for 50 years
Aubrey Beardsley
11am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sun, 20th September
2020-07-27
2020-09-20
The stars are bright - Zimbabwean art
A rediscovered collection of paintings and drawings by over forty young Zimbabwean artists that have not been exhibited together for almost 70 years.
The stars are bright - Zimbabwean art
11am to 3pm
Shoreditch
Closing soon Wed, 30th September
2020-07-15
2020-09-30

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Led by expert guides, the tour takes you across the Barbican Centre and surrounding Brutalist estate.
 All Day
 
 Barbican
2020-09-02
2020-09-02

Barbican architecture tour

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