The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Monday 27th September.


Top events in London on Mon 27th Sep 2021

Conflicting views shaped the numerous versions of King Kong and the Planet of the Apes films, which the lecture will use to look at evolving images of humanity.
6pm to 7pm
 
Holborn
Apes in Science Fiction

Online events / webinars

Join us and our guest, Helen de Borchgrave - author and fine art conservator, for a glimpse of life in Gdansk, Warsaw and Krakow in 1984
6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
Restoration: An Art Restorer’s Journey through Communist Poland
This talk will explore the historical development of magical Cornwall in the cultural imagination.
8pm to 9:30pm
 
The Making of Magical Cornwall with Dr Amy Hale

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Round and Around
Round and Around is an audio-visual project planned and produced to observe modern Korean history on multiple levels.
Round and Around
10am to 5:30pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Fri, 22nd October
2021-09-27
2021-10-22
Reverberations: a sound installation in Housmans
Reverberations is an immersive sound installation, produced by sound artist Wajid Yaseen, that uses transducer speakers to resonate through the bookshelves of one of London’s oldest radical bookshops.
Reverberations: a sound installation in Housmans
11am to 6:30pm
Islington
Closing soon Fri, 1st October
0000-00-00
2021-10-01
D’Stassi Art Presents Shipwreck: New Work  by Peter Opheim
For the exhibition, the gallery will be transformed into an overgrown, supernaturally lit terrain inspired by the scene depicted in the painting the exhibition takes its name from.
D’Stassi Art Presents Shipwreck: New Work  by Peter Opheim
10am to 6pm
Islington
Closing soon Thu, 7th October
2021-09-10
2021-10-07
On Tenterhooks
Inspired by artist Anna Ray’s Huguenot ancestors who settled in Spitalfields as textile makers in the 18th century, the exhibition, On Tenterhooks explores the past and present of textile making.
On Tenterhooks
8am to 6pm
City of London
Closing soon Thu, 1st October
2021-09-04
2020-10-01
Ai-Da: Portrait of the Robot
Discover the story of Ai-Da, the world’s first convincing humanoid robot capable of creating artworks.
Ai-Da: Portrait of the Robot
10am to 6pm
Kensington
Closing soon Wed, 29th September
2021-05-18
2021-09-29
Making Paradise
An exhibition exploring the concept of Eden through Art & Islamic Garden Design
Making Paradise
10am to 4pm
Kings Cross
Closing soon Thu, 30th September
2021-04-29
2021-09-30
The Story of Oxford House
This large scale timeline and exhibition in the gallery tells you some of the extraordinary story within the wider context of the changing East End.
The Story of Oxford House
10am to 5pm
Bethnal Green
Closing soon Thu, 30th September
2021-06-08
2021-09-30
Tangerine Dream: Zeitraffer
An analogue journey through unseen footage, unpublished articles and original synthesizers with one of electronic music's pioneering groups.
Tangerine Dream: Zeitraffer
9:30am to 5:30pm
Barbican
Closing soon Thu, 30th September
2021-07-19
2021-09-30
500 Years of Mischief and Mayhem in Greenwich
Original artworks and illustrations from his booklets, inspired by the art in the Painted Hall, will be on display.
500 Years of Mischief and Mayhem in Greenwich
10am to 5pm
Greenwich
Closing soon Thu, 30th September
2021-05-17
2021-09-30
Ohio Lands: Heap of Testimony - Paintings by Eric Wright
This exhibition is an intense investigation of a place half-remembered and half-remade by fantasy - both the artist's own and those protruding, live and dead, from the past.
Ohio Lands: Heap of Testimony - Paintings by Eric Wright
12pm to 5:30pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Sat, 2nd October
2021-09-09
2021-10-02

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Monday 27th September 2021

Boudica’s Rebellion, The Great Fire of London and the Blitz. London has burned several time in its 2,000 years, and on this walk you’ll learn about the cataclysmic events of 1666 and 1940/41.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2021-09-27
2021-09-27