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: Tuesday, 7th June 2022?

 

 


Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

The winning images from the 2020 Travel Photographer of the Year awards are on display in an outdoor exhibition. (Ending Soon Thu, 10th Jun)

Coal Drops Yard
N1C 4DQ
2021-06-07
2020 Travel Photographer of the Year
This is an opportunity to not only stand in front of the painting but immerse yourself in its world and the artistry that built it.  (Ending Soon Sun, 13th Jun)

National Gallery
WC2N 5DN
2021-06-07
Sensing the Unseen - Step into Gossaert's 'Adoration'
An outdoor photo exhibition of historical photographs, prints and maps from football in London. (Ending Soon Tue, 15th Jun)

Guildhall Art Gallery and Roman Amphitheater
EC2V 5AE
2021-06-07
An open-air exhibition documenting the overland journey photographer Christopher Wilton-Steer undertook in 2019 following the historic trade route. (Ending Soon Wed, 16th Jun)

Granary Square
N1C 4AA
2021-06-07
The Silk Road: A Living History
An exhibition around the roof garden above the Elizabeth line station of large geometric coloured shapes.  (Ending Soon Sat, 19th Jun)

Crossrail Place Roof Garden
E14 5AB
2021-06-07
Crossorelle Roof Garden
Global gathering of designers with installations and presentations across Somerset House. (Ending Soon Sun, 27th Jun)

Somerset House
WC2R 1LA
2021-06-07
London Design Biennale
Zoe Zenghelis’ paintings are inspired by metropolitan structure, landform, and abstract tectonics. (Ending Soon Wed, 30th Jun)

Architectural Association
WC1B 3ES
2021-06-07
Do you remember how perfect everything was?
This monumental sculpture by Luke Jerram amazes audiences as it rotates slowly while suspended in mid-air, an exact scale replica of Earth made using NASA imagery. (Ending Soon Thu, 1st Jul)

Old Royal Naval College
SE10 9LW
2021-06-07
Gaia Returns to the Painted Hall
This exhibition showcases the innovative work of Japanese textile designer Sudō Reiko, who is renowned for pushing boundaries of textile production and championing new methods of sustainable manufacturing. (Ending Soon Sun, 11th Jul)

Japan House
W8 5SA
2021-06-07
MAKING NUNO Japanese Textile Innovation from Sudō Reiko
A new outdoor exhibition, Gunnersbury Park Museum celebrates the life and work of Ealing Studios stills photographer Roy Gough. (Ending Soon Sun, 11th Jul)

Gunnersbury Park Museum
W3 8LQ
2021-06-07
Shooting Stars: Behind the scenes at Ealing Studios
Works from the period of the two artists’ friendship will be shown side by side for the first time, along with unseen materials from Beard’s archives including letters and photographs. (Ending Soon Fri, 16th Jul)

Ordovas
W1S 2ER
2021-06-07
Wild Life: Francis Bacon and Peter Beard
This exhibition celebrates the Company’s history and its crafts of joinery and woodcarving, to mark the 450th anniversary of the granting of the Company’s Royal Charter in 1571. (Ending Soon Sun, 18th Jul)

Guildhall Art Gallery and Roman Amphitheater
EC2V 5AE
2021-06-07
The Worshipful Company of Joiners and Ceilers
A collection of limited edition prints and original drawings including maps that salute London’s Theatres, Lost Rivers and bustling London Squares. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Jul)

St Martin-in-the-Fields
WC2N 4JJ
2021-06-07
Adam Dant – The Return of London
The richly decorated Victorian Leadenhall Market has been filled with neon lighting from Gods Own Junkyard. (Ending Soon Sat, 31st Jul)

Leadenhall Market
EC3V 1LR
2021-06-07
Neon lights filling Leadenhall Market
The fifty-sixth Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition will immerse you in the breathtaking diversity of the natural world. (Ending Soon Sun, 1st Aug)

Natural History Museum
SW7 5BD
2021-06-07
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
An annual exhibition showcasing the world's greatest space photography. (Ending Soon Sun, 8th Aug)

Royal Observatory Greenwich
SE10 8XJ
2021-06-07
Astronomy Photographer of the Year
This display weaves together a rich tapestry of artistic expression from artists born in, or connected to, countries from Iran to Morocco.  (Ending Soon Sun, 15th Aug)

The British Museum
WC1B 3DG
2021-06-07
Reflections contemporary art of the Middle East and North Africa
For the first time in over two hundred years, Peter Paul Rubens’s two great masterpieces of landscape painting will be reunited as part of an exhibition at the Wallace Collection. (Ending Soon Sun, 15th Aug)

Wallace Collection
W1U 3BN
2021-06-07
Rubens: Reunited the great landscapes
This display marks the launch of Network Rail’s new customised typeface, Rail Alphabet 2, designed by her in close collaboration with Henrik Kubel. (Ending Soon Tue, 17th Aug)

The Design Museum
W8 6AG
2021-06-07
Margaret Calvert: Woman at Work
An exhibition celebrating French artist Jean Dubuffet (1901-1985), one of the most singular and provocative voices in postwar modern art. (Ending Soon Sun, 22nd Aug)

Barbican Centre
EC2Y 8DS
2021-06-07
Jean Dubuffet - Brutal Beauty