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
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
The Natural World
This exhibition is dedicated to approximately 40 rare and fascinating objects paying tribute to the wonders of the natural world.
The Natural World
10am to 5pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Fri, 22nd October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
Software for Less - Ben Grosser
An exhibition examining the cultural, social and political effects of software on contemporary society, by US artist Ben Grosser.
Software for Less - Ben Grosser
1pm to 6pm
Poplar
Closing soon Sat, 23rd October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
 Dance Can’t Nice: Exploring London’s Black music spaces
Celebrating south London’s music scene, Music Curator Adem Holness highlights the relationship between Black British music and physical space.
 Dance Can’t Nice: Exploring London’s Black music spaces
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Closing soon Sun, 24th October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
Julian Opie
£7.70  
Pitzhanger presents a new body of work by renowned British artist Julian Opie, including site specific pieces, focusing on architecture, people and nature.
Julian Opie
10am to 5pm
Ealing
Closing soon Sun, 24th October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
MCM Comic Con
A three-day celebration of all things pop culture.
MCM Comic Con
All Day
Victoria Dock
Closing soon Sun, 24th October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
Nero - The man behind the myth
This exhibition explores the true story of Rome's fifth emperor informed by new research and archaeological evidence from the time, challenging the biased historical accounts written after Nero’s death that have shaped his legacy.
Nero - The man behind the myth
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Sun, 24th October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
Paula Rego
£18  
The largest and most comprehensive retrospective of Paula Rego’s work to date.
Paula Rego
10am to 5pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sun, 24th October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street
Step up and discover the footwear phenomenon that has challenged performance design, inspired subcultures and shaken the world of fashion.
Sneakers Unboxed: Studio to Street
10am to 6pm
Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 24th October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28
UK Coloured Pencil Society 20th Anniversary Gala Exhibition
The annual international open exhibition of the UK Coloured Pencil Society is this year celebrating 20 years of promoting fine art in coloured pencil.
UK Coloured Pencil Society 20th Anniversary Gala Exhibition
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 24th October
2021-09-28
2021-09-28

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
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A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Barbican
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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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