The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 16th September.


Top events in London on Wed 16th Sep 2020

This Autumn Southwark Cathedral invites all amateur and professional photographers to spend an atmospheric two hours taking photos of the Cathedral lit by candlelight.
6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Southwark
Candlelit Photography Evening
Sarah Wyndham Lewis from Bermondsey Street Bees gives a talk on her latest book Planting for Honeybees.
6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
Soho
Planting for Honeybees

Online events / webinars

The panel will discuss the implications of the pandemic on the Capital’s economy and the housing, workspace and transport needs of workers, residents and visitors.
11:30am to 12:30pm
 
Central London Debate: Rebuilding the Capital
In this webinar the director of award-winning short film Little Miss Sumo Matt Kay takes us on a tour inside the world of female sumo wrestling.
12pm to 1pm
 
Little Miss Sumo: Smashing Glass Ceilings
This talk will explore Walpole’s greatest creative achievement, and how it was the clearest manifestation of his personality, interests and place in the world.
6pm to 7pm
 
New research allows us to understand the role of property owning at the heart of the story of the Boleyn family.
6pm to 7pm
 
Tudor Ambition: Houses of the Boleyn Family
An online feast and exploration of this critical event in the fifteenth-century English conflict.
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Heraldry in the Battle of Barnet 1471
Nerd Nite London is a monthly event where three speakers give 18-21 minute fun-yet-informative talks across all disciplines.
7:30pm to :
 

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2020-09-16
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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
2020-09-16
2020-09-16
The largest exhibition of his drawings for 50 years
Aubrey Beardsley
11am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sun, 20th Sep
2020-09-16
2020-09-16
An exhibition that celebrates the overlooked charm of common hardware around the world.
The Misused Ironmongery X Taiwanese Hardware
10am to 6pm
Kings Cross
Closing soon Sun, 20th Sep
2020-09-16
2020-09-16
Anna Keen's exhibition showcasing her artworks focusing on London and our river.
London the Metamorphosis
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Mon, 21st Sep
2020-09-16
2020-09-16
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 Sep
2020-09-16
2020-09-16
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 Oct
2020-09-16
2020-09-16
R.I.P Germain’s Dead Yard explores multiple forms of death and mourning relating to the artist's personal experiences and the ongoing viscerality of Black life in the UK.
R.I.P. Germain: Dead Yard
11am to 5:45pm
Islington
Closing soon Sun, 25th Oct
2020-09-16
2020-09-16
By turns poetic, adventurous and thought-provoking, this group exhibition explores our relationship with trees and forests.
Among the Trees
11am to 7pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sat, 31st Oct
2020-09-16
2020-09-16
An exhibition of Grayson Perry works inspired by his TV series on Channel 4
Grayson Perry: The MOST Specialest Relationship
10am to 5:30pm
Hanover Square
Closing soon Sat, 31st Oct
2020-09-16
2020-09-16

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Wednesday 16th September 2020

Led by expert guides, the tour takes you across the Barbican Centre and surrounding Brutalist estate.
 All Day
 
 Barbican
2020-09-16
2020-09-16

Barbican architecture tour

Walking tours of London on Wednesday 16th September 2020

Join our Roman guided tour and let us ‘roam’ around the City and discover a history that dates back nearly 2,000 years.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2020-09-16
2020-09-16

Roman London Walking Tour