The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 11th September.

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Top events in London on Fri 11th Sep 2020

Join Sir Simon Mayall KBE CB as he discusses his first-hand experience of the Middle East from his military and diplomatic appointments over the past 40 years.
12pm to 1pm
Soldier in the Sand
This installation from Ray Lee takes the form of a series of giant towers which hold suspended bell-like speaker cones.
2pm to 5pm
Victoria Dock
Ring Out
As dusk turns to darkness, follow a trail through a transformed riverside park landscape in Silvertown, a place with many historic connections with fire.
8pm to 10pm
Victoria Dock
Fire Garden

Online events / webinars

Join the History of Parliament and guest speakers for an online workshop marking the 300th anniversary of the South Sea Bubble.
2pm to 6pm
The South Sea Bubble 300 years on
During the talk Susie Orbach will explore what people have been bringing to therapy during the current Covid-19 pandemic.
3pm to 4pm
Covid-19 and psyche: what are we learning?
Based on the book Classics of American Architecture: The World Trade Center, this lecture reviews the story of the Trade Center.
6:30pm to 7:30pm


Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

 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
Closing soon Sat, 12th September
 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
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
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
Aubrey Beardsley
The largest exhibition of his drawings for 50 years
Aubrey Beardsley
11am to 6pm
Closing soon Sun, 20th September
Léon Spilliaert
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
Closing soon Sun, 20th September
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
Closing soon Wed, 30th September
 Turn It Up: On Paradoxes
Jide Odukoya’s photographic series shows Nigeria abuzz through the lens of traditional Nigerian weddings.
 Turn It Up: On Paradoxes
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Closing soon Sun, 4th October
Do Robots Dream of Electric Bees?
A ground-breaking, first commercial gallery exhibition of the work of an artificially intelligent artist.
Do Robots Dream of Electric Bees?
12pm to 6pm
Bethnal Green
Closing soon Sat, 10th October
London Grads Now
This exhibition showcases works by graduating students from London’s leading fine art schools.
London Grads Now
10am to 5pm
Closing soon Sun, 11th October

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