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
2020-09-29
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
2020-09-29
 Turn It Up: On Paradoxes
An exhibition of Grayson Perry works inspired by his TV series on Channel 4 (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

Victoria Miro Mayfair
W1S 1FE
2020-09-29
Grayson Perry: The MOST Specialest Relationship
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
2020-09-29
The King's Man Experience
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
2020-09-29
 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
2020-09-29
 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
2020-09-29
 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
2020-09-29
Andy Warhol
This exhibition develops the artist's ongoing interest in contemporary labour conditions. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Royal Society of Sculptors
SW7 3RA
2020-09-29
Content Provider
A selection of new paintings and bronze sculptures continuing her visualization of fictional conditions, psychological sensation and subjective experience.  (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

Thomas Dane Gallery
SW1Y 6BN
2020-09-29
Dana Schutz - Shadow of a Cloud Moving Slowly
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
2020-09-29
Derek Jarman: My garden’s boundaries are the horizon
Created as a 'space to sit and read and be', library of exile is an installation by British artist and writer, Edmund de Waal, housing more than 2,000 books in translation, written by exiled authors. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

The British Museum
WC1B 3DG
2020-09-29
Edmund de Waal - Library of exile
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
2020-09-29
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
2020-09-29
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
2020-09-29
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
2020-09-29
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
2020-09-29
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
2020-09-29
Looking Up: Helaine Blumenfeld at Canary Wharf
A collection of works from the archive of contemporary artist Matt Smith, seen together for the first time. (Ending Soon Wed, 4th Nov)

99 Bishopsgate
EC2M 3XD
2020-09-29
Matt Smith: 2020
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
2020-09-29
The Krios of Sierra Leone