Welcome to the IanVisits alternative guide to London.
Lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random geeky miscellany.

 

 

This is quite an old listings page, did you want: Monday, 12th September 2022?

 

 


Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

This exhibition explores the power of the writer’s image. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

Charles Dickens Museum
WC1N 2LX
2020-09-12
Technicolour Dickens: The Living Image of Charles Dickens
Does great art begin with studying nature, or studying the great art of the past? Decide for yourself in this gallery. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

Royal Academy of Arts
W1J 0BD
2020-09-12
The Making of an Artist: The Great Tradition
Featuring a collection of architectural designs for dogs by world-class architects and designers, the internationally acclaimed arrives in London. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Japan House
W8 5SA
2020-09-12
 Architecture for Dogs
Meet monsters from 252 million years ago in a period called the Permian, when you visit this fascinating, family-friendly exhibition.  (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Horniman Museum
SE23 3PQ
2020-09-12
 Permian Monsters: Life Before the Dinosaurs
A new look at the extraordinary life and work of the pop art superstar (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Tate Modern
SE1 9TG
2020-09-12
Andy Warhol
Discover the story of Derek Jarman’s garden at Prospect Cottage, Dungeness, in this exhibition at the Garden Museum. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Garden Museum
SE1 7LB
2020-09-12
Derek Jarman: My garden’s boundaries are the horizon
Evoking the experience of being in a club, the exhibition will transport you through the people, art, design, technology and photography that have been shaping the electronic music landscape. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

The Design Museum
W8 6AG
2020-09-12
Electronic: From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers
Faces of a Queen gives visitors a once-in-a-generation chance to see three of the greatest depictions of Elizabeth I together. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Queen's House
SE10 9NE
2020-09-12
Faces of a Queen - the Armada Portraits
Unearth the mystery of the largest ever Bronze Age hoard discovered in London (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Museum of London Docklands
E14 4AL
2020-09-12
Havering Hoard: A Bronze Age Mystery
Journey beyond the Bible to discover the history, culture and traditions of Jewish people from all corners of the world through the ages. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

The British Library
NW1 2DB
2020-09-12
Hebrew Manuscripts: Journeys of the Written Word
Acclaimed artist Kara Walker presents one of the most ambitious Hyundai Commissions to date (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Tate Modern
SE1 9TG
2020-09-12
Kara Walker
Showing sculptures by Helaine Blumenfeld at Canary Wharf gives an unrivalled opportunity to view them in the context of hard interior and exterior architecture as well as carefully designed outdoor spaces amongst mature trees. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Canada Square Park
E14 5AB
2020-09-12
Looking Up: Helaine Blumenfeld at Canary Wharf
Out of the Blue celebrates the work of influential design company Designers Guild. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Fashion and Textile Museum
SE1 3XF
2020-09-12
Out of the Blue: Fifty Years of Designers Guild
Explore the unique story of the Krios through their history, heritage and culture from the late 18th century to the modern day. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Museum of London Docklands
E14 4AL
2020-09-12
The Krios of Sierra Leone
This exhibition reunites all six paintings in the Classical myths series for the first time in over four centuries.  (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

The National Gallery
WC2N 5DN
2020-09-12
Titian: Love, Desire, Death
The first-ever UK exhibition by Nigerian-American artist Toyin Ojih Odutola (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Barbican Centre
EC2Y 8DS
2020-09-12
Toyin Ojih Odutola - A Countervailing Theory
Design drawings from the William Morris Gallery collection (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

William Morris Gallery
E17 4PP
2020-09-12
Works In Progress