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, 18th 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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
By turns poetic, adventurous and thought-provoking, this group exhibition explores our relationship with trees and forests. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Oct)
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)
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)
Discover the life and work of Richard Leveridge, a leading singer on the 18th-century London stage. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)
An exhibition of works by Charles Keeping, one of the most influential of modern British book illustrators. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)
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)
Hogarth's A Rake’s Progress returns to Pitzhanger, as the centrepiece of a modern photography exhibition. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)
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)
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)
This exhibition explores the power of the writer’s image. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Nov)
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)
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)
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)