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: Sunday, 17th October 2021?

 

 


Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

An annual outdoor exhibition of sculptures within Regent's Park. (Ending Soon Sun, 18th Oct)

2020-10-17
Frieze Sculpture
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)

2020-10-17
Gauguin and the Impressionists
An affectionate depiction of community life in a once infamous King’s Cross neighbourhood during the 80s and 90s, through the eyes of local photographer and resident Catherine Packard. (Ending Soon Sun, 25th Oct)

2020-10-17
 Once Upon a Time in King’s Cross – Catherine Packard
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)

2020-10-17
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)

2020-10-17
R.I.P. Germain: Dead Yard
This exhibition celebrates the first 100 years of The Club which has been located in Bloomsbury since its very beginning when it was founded to create a community for like-minded men and women.  (Ending Soon Sun, 25th Oct)

2020-10-17
This open-air exhibition features images from religious services to reveal the Square Mile’s diverse spiritual life that stretches out into many faiths. (Ending Soon Wed, 28th Oct)

2020-10-17
Faith in the City of London
Amba’s new body of work includes sculptures and drawings that explore the performativity of technology and relations to otherness. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

2020-10-17
Amba Sayal Bennett: A Mechanised Thought
By turns poetic, adventurous and thought-provoking, this group exhibition explores our relationship with trees and forests. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

2020-10-17
Among the Trees
This exhibition reimagines Picasso’s Cannes Studio as an immersive experience within the gallery (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

2020-10-17
Atelier Picasso
Free  
Annual exhibition of glassworks by Peter Layton (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

2020-10-17
Evolution
An exhibition of Grayson Perry works inspired by his TV series on Channel 4 (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

2020-10-17
Grayson Perry: The MOST Specialest Relationship
A major solo exhibition at Sir John Soane's Museum by the artists Ben Langlands and Nikki Bell. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

2020-10-17
Langlands & Bell: Degrees of Truth
Othello De'Souza-Hartley presents different representations of masculinity while questioning what it means to view gender and society through a present-day lens. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

2020-10-17
Masculinity
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)

2020-10-17
The King's Man Experience
An exhibition of J.M.W. Turner’s original oil paintings in the house he designed for himself.  (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)

2020-10-17
Turner and the Thames: Five Paintings exhibition
An exhibition of works by Charles Keeping, one of the most influential of modern British book illustrators. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

2020-10-17
Charles Keeping: Londoner & Illustrator
Free  
Grace is a collection of unseen paintings that have been created over the course of a few years and a unique insight into street artist, Alo's time spent in London and Paris. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

2020-10-17
Grace
Hogarth's A Rake’s Progress returns to Pitzhanger, as the centrepiece of a modern photography exhibition. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)

2020-10-17
Hogarth: London Voices, London Lives
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)

2020-10-17
The Making of an Artist: The Great Tradition