Welcome to the IanVisits alternative guide to London.
Lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random geeky miscellany.

 

 

This is quite an old listings page, did you want: Sunday, 6th November 2022?

 

 


Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

A model of Japan's newest 'bullet train' is on display inside Japan House for a few weeks. (Ending Soon Sun, 7th Nov)

Japan House
W8 5SA
2021-11-06
'Series N700S' Shinkansen railway model
A new photographic art display exploring contemporary relationships with spiritualism, reality and surrealism, through a Black British lens. (Ending Soon Sun, 7th Nov)

Horniman Museum
SE23 3PQ
2021-11-06
An Ode to Afrosurrealism
The annual Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery celebrates global embroidery in fashion and textile arts. (Ending Soon Sun, 7th Nov)

Bargehouse
SE1 9PH
2021-11-06
Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery 2021 Exhibition
This exhibition explores the pioneering design strategy and lasting legacy of the historic Tokyo 1964 Olympic Games. (Ending Soon Sun, 7th Nov)

Japan House
W8 5SA
2021-11-06
Tokyo 1964: Designing Tomorrow
The Kasama Potters project brings together thirty-four Japanese ceramicists from Kasama. (Ending Soon Mon, 8th Nov)

Islington Square
N1 1AB
2021-11-06
Kasama Potters Project
An exhibition of photos of community action in the Blackfriars area in the 1970/80s. (Ending Soon Thu, 11th Nov)

Blackfriars Settlement
SE1 0RB
2021-11-06
Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s
Lifesize fire-lit video portraits of ancient Oak, Beech and Hornbeam pollards will be projected onto the tower of St Mary Aldermary Church. (Ending Soon Thu, 11th Nov)

St Mary Aldermary
EC4M 9BW
2021-11-06
An outdoor exhibition of sculpture that reasserts the liveliness of ordinary things. (Ending Soon Fri, 12th Nov)

Canada Square Park
E14 5AB
2021-11-06
On the Other Hand
In response to the climate emergency, artists Ackroyd & Harvey have installed Beuys’ Acorns, a group of 100 oak trees, on Tate Modern’s South Terrace (Ending Soon Sun, 14th Nov)

Tate Modern
SE1 9TG
2021-11-06
Beuys’ Acorns
This group exhibition and artist led research project unearths and interrogates our connection with our habitats and ecosystems, both global and local.  (Ending Soon Sun, 14th Nov)

Orleans House Gallery
TW1 3DJ
2021-11-06
Remember the Future
See portraits of the full England football squad and manager by artist Matt Small together on public display for the first time. (Ending Soon Sun, 14th Nov)

Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery
W5 5EQ
2021-11-06
This is England
This exhibition brings together a selection of watercolours, etchings and screenprints from throughout her life in the theme of growth (Ending Soon Sun, 21st Nov)

The Garden Museum
SE1 7LB
2021-11-06
Elizabeth Blackadder: Favourite Flowers
The Art of Banksy holds the world’s largest collection of privately owned Banksy art. (Ending Soon Sun, 21st Nov)

Belgo
WC2H 9LJ
2021-11-06
The Art of Banksy
This major exhibition is the first to focus on the importance of plaster in his work. (Ending Soon Sun, 21st Nov)

Tate Modern
SE1 9TG
2021-11-06
The Making of Rodin
Discover where the real world and the Wizarding World intertwine. (Ending Soon Thu, 25th Nov)

Natural History Museum
SW7 5BD
2021-11-06
Fantastic Beasts: The Wonder of Nature
This display reflects on the role of humour in debates around identity, empire and power over the past two hundred years. (Ending Soon Thu, 25th Nov)

Victoria and Albert Museum
SW7 2RL
2021-11-06
Laughing Matters: The State of a Nation
This display of artworks and manuscripts explores the life and interests of Joseph Banks (1743-1820) through some of his extraordinary collections. (Ending Soon Thu, 25th Nov)

Natural History Museum
SW7 5BD
2021-11-06
The Artistic Legacy of Joseph Banks
This exhibition will display works from throughout the artist’s career and explore how her admiration for William Hogarth has inspired elements of her work. (Ending Soon Fri, 26th Nov)

Hogarth's House
W4 2QN
2021-11-06
The Thousand Year Kingdom is the first solo museum exhibition in London of work by artist, writer and curator Cedar Lewisohn. (Ending Soon Sun, 28th Nov)

Saatchi Gallery
SW3 4RY
2021-11-06
The Thousand Year Kingdom
Free  
This is the first indoor shutter exhibition of its kind, featuring the works from 25 of London’s most respected graffiti writers. (Ending Soon Thu, 2nd Dec)

Camden Open Air Gallery
NW1 8QR
2021-11-06
Shutters