The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 29th August.


Top events in London on Sun 29th 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

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
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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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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
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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
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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
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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
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Turner’s English Coasts
This exhibition focuses on the artist’s engagement with English marine and coastal subjects at a pivotal time in his career when he was living at Sandycombe Lodge.
Turner’s English Coasts
10am to 4pm
Twickenham
Ends on Sun 5th September
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 Wartime London: Art of the Blitz
This curated selection of artworks, on display for a limited time only, shines a new light on the experiences of ordinary people forced into new patterns of living by Nazi air raids.
 Wartime London: Art of the Blitz
10am to 6pm
Whitehall
Ends on Sun 12th September
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Walking tours of London on Sunday 29th August 2021

A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
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We’re just a few stops up the Northern Line, but we’re in a country village nestling round what was once an old pond.
 10:45am to 12:45pm
 
 Highgate
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Volunteer-led walks through a 21 acre memorial landscape steeped in social history from the Victorian Jewish community through to the present day.
 11am to 12:15pm
 
 Willesden
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Enjoy an insider's tour of the City, including Guildhall, Mansion House, the Bank of England and the Royal Exchange.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
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A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 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 ending at the Cabinet War rooms looking at the area's WW2 history.
 1:45pm to 3:45pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
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A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
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