The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Tuesday 28th September.


Top events in London on Tue 28th Sep 2021

An evening of brilliant conversation and find out London's extraordinary secrets that lie beneath it.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Soho
London Clay:  Journeys in the Deep City By Tom Chivers
Professor Alexei Leporc, curator of Western European art at the Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg, speaks at a hybrid in-house event.
7pm to 9pm
 
Bloomsbury
Cubes and Columns: Palladianism in Russia and Britain

Online events / webinars

A talk about the forming of the collection before looking at a selection of paintings and the stories behind them, covering the Tudor period to the present day.
2pm to 3pm
 
The Royal Art Collection: The Queen's Paintings
Join Carole Annett in conversation with author and colour expert Patrick Baty about his book ‘The Anatomy of Colour’
7pm to 8pm
 
The Anatomy of Colour with Patrick Baty
In this lecture Dr. Asma will explore some of the dominant types of monsters in ancient Western literature, natural history, and philosophy
8pm to 9:30pm
 
The Philosophy of Monsters in Ancient Greece & Rome - Dr Stephen Asma /Zoom

 

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 7:30pm
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 Tuesday 28th September 2021

On this guided tour, led by an expert City of London of Guide, you’ll see several of his finest places of worship.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Barbican
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
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
2021-09-28
2021-09-28