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

 

 

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Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

A rediscovered collection of paintings and drawings by over forty young Zimbabwean artists that have not been exhibited together for almost 70 years. (Ending Soon Wed, 30th Sep)

The Theatre Courtyard Green Rooms
EC2A 3HH
2020-09-27
The stars are bright - Zimbabwean art
Jide Odukoya’s photographic series shows Nigeria abuzz through the lens of traditional Nigerian weddings. (Ending Soon Sun, 4th Oct)

Horniman Museum
SE23 3PQ
2020-09-27
 Turn It Up: On Paradoxes
This exhibition presents George IV's life through the art that enriched his world. (Ending Soon Sun, 11th Oct)

The Queen's Gallery
SW1A 1AA
2020-09-27
George IV: Art & Spectacle
This exhibition showcases works by graduating students from London’s leading fine art schools. (Ending Soon Sun, 11th Oct)

Saatchi Gallery
SW3 4RY
2020-09-27
London Grads Now
An exhibition of works by painters such as Manet, Monet, Renoir, Pissarro, Morisot, Degas and Gauguin – many of which have never been seen in the UK. (Ending Soon Sun, 18th Oct)

Royal Academy of Arts
W1J 0BD
2020-09-27
Gauguin and the Impressionists
This exhibition presents the kimono as a dynamic and constantly evolving icon of fashion, revealing the sartorial, aesthetic and social significance of the garment. (Ending Soon Sun, 25th Oct)

Victoria and Albert Museum
SW7 2RL
2020-09-27
Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk
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.  (Ending Soon Sun, 25th Oct)

Cubitt Artists
N1 9HH
2020-09-27
R.I.P. Germain: Dead Yard
By turns poetic, adventurous and thought-provoking, this group exhibition explores our relationship with trees and forests. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

Hayward Gallery
SE1 8XX
2020-09-27
Among the Trees
The King’s Man Experience is an immersive exhibition featuring costumes, props and behind-the-scenes material from the movie of the same name. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

National Army Museum
SW3 4HT
2020-09-27
The King's Man Experience
Discover the life and work of Richard Leveridge, a leading singer on the 18th-century London stage. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

Foundling Museum
WC1N 1AZ
2020-09-27
 Honest Dick Leveridge: Performer, Composer & Coffee Shop Owner
An exhibition of works by Charles Keeping, one of the most influential of modern British book illustrators. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

Heath Robinson Museum
HA5 1AE
2020-09-27
Charles Keeping: Londoner & Illustrator
Hogarth's A Rake’s Progress returns to Pitzhanger, as the centrepiece of a modern photography exhibition. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery
W5 5EQ
2020-09-27
Hogarth: London Voices, London Lives
A display of artists’ books on the themes of landscape and language, drawn from the National Art Library’s extensive collection.  (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

Victoria and Albert Museum
SW7 2RL
2020-09-27
Landscape and Language in Artists' Books
In her bicentenary year the Museum is celebrating the life and legacy of the lesser known aspects of Nightingale’s life. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

Florence Nightingale Museum
SE1 7EW
2020-09-27
Nightingale in 200 Objects, People & Places
This exhibition explores the power of the writer’s image. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

Charles Dickens Museum
WC1N 2LX
2020-09-27
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
2020-09-27
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
2020-09-27
 Architecture for Dogs
Bringing together digital collage, print material, sound and sculpture, this exhibition explores the idea of change and its transformative or violent power through dynamic layered compositions. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Somerset House
WC2R 1LA
2020-09-27
 Gallery 31: I Should Be Doing Something Else Right Now
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
2020-09-27
 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
2020-09-27
Andy Warhol