The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 26th August.


Top events in London on Thu 26th Aug 2021

A new photographic art display exploring contemporary relationships with spiritualism, reality and surrealism, through a Black British lens.
10am to 5:30pm
 
Forest Hill
An Ode to Afrosurrealism

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Death Marches: Evidence and Memory
This exhibition uncovers how forensic and other evidence about the death marches has been gathered since the end of the Holocaust.
Death Marches: Evidence and Memory
11am to 4pm
Russell Square
Ends on Fri 27th August
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Claudia Andujar - The Yanomami Struggle
An exhibition devoted to the life and work of Claudia Andujar and her collaboration with the Yanomami, one of Brazil’s largest indigenous peoples.
Claudia Andujar - The Yanomami Struggle
All Day
Barbican
Ends on Sun 29th August
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Eileen Agar: Angel of Anarchy
This definitive retrospective charts her ground-breaking career from the 1920s to the 1990s.
Eileen Agar: Angel of Anarchy
11am to 6pm
Whitechapel
Ends on Sun 29th August
2021-08-26
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Unearthed: Photography's Roots
Discover the pioneering story of photography from the 1840s to today, told through stunning still lifes of plants and botany.
Unearthed: Photography's Roots
10am to 4:30pm
Dulwich
Ends on Sun 29th August
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Within The Reach Of All: The Century Guild
The first exhibition in 20 years to explore the pioneering aesthetics and lasting legacy of this influential association of artists, designers and craftspeople.
Within The Reach Of All: The Century Guild
10am to 5pm
Walthamstow
Ends on Tue 31st August
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2021-08-26
Charlotte Perriand: The Modern Life
Meet one of the giants of 20th century design, a free spirit who championed good design for all and was often overshadowed by her famous male collaborators. 
Charlotte Perriand: The Modern Life
10am to 6pm
Kensington
Ends on Sat 4th September
2021-08-26
2021-08-26
The Romance of Ruins
This exhibition showcases a series of powerful and poetic watercolours made on an expedition to discover the ruins of ancient Ionia (modern Turkey) in 1764.
The Romance of Ruins
10am to 5pm
Holborn
Ends on Sat 4th September
2021-08-26
2021-08-26
Dub London: Bassline of a City
A display celebrating dub reggae and its influence on the capital.
Dub London: Bassline of a City
10am to 5pm
Barbican
Ends on Sun 5th September
2021-08-26
2021-08-26
Gold and Glory: Henry VIII and the French King
A special exhibition of dazzling Tudor treasures celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Field of Cloth of Gold
Gold and Glory: Henry VIII and the French King
10am to 5pm
East Molesey
Ends on Sun 5th September
2021-08-26
2021-08-26
Samson Kambalu – Black Jack
Outdoor art exhibition by Malwawi-born artist Samson Kambalu, who has been creating flags throughout lockdown that explore ideas of national and individual sovereignty and links to emancipatory movements such as Pan-Africanism.
Samson Kambalu – Black Jack
Starts at 12am
Southwark
Ends on Sun 5th September
2021-08-26
2021-08-26

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Walking tours of London on Thursday 26th August 2021

Follow the trail left by monks and monarchs, press barons and literary giants along the highway and down its twisting alleyways.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
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A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
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A guided walk around Westminster and get to see the hidden and ever so picturesque Georgian back streets where all the political salons are
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Whitehall
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