The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Tuesday 7th December.


Top events in London on Tue 7th Dec 2021

Live demonstrations, tastings, festive tips-and-tricks, masterclasses and much more from Borough Market traders and chefs
10am to 5pm
 
Southwark
Explore one of the most famous dreams in the history of psychoanalysis.
10:30am to 1pm
 
Hampstead
Workshop: The Wolf Man’s Dream
This lecture will explore the role of judicial racism in perpetuating injustice and inequality in the legal system.
6pm to 7pm
 
Holborn
Judicial Racism and the Lammy Review
Richard Atkinson has spent ten years piecing together their unsettling story, from aweather-beaten house in Cumbria to the ruins of their sugar estates in Jamaica – exposing many dark secrets along the way.
6:30pm to :
 
Harley Street
Mr Atkinson’s Rum Contract: The rise and fall of a slave-owning family

Online events / webinars

A talk about the new James Webb Space Telescope Dr Olivia Jones
1pm to 2pm
 
The James Webb Space Telescope
Online talk exploring the history of the London Pub
2pm to 3pm
 
Anyone for the pub?
Marking 100 years since the signing of the Anglo-Irish Treaty, historian Roy Foster talks to Richard English about his life, career and the making of modern Ireland.
4pm to 5pm
 
Leaders in SHAPE: Roy Foster
This paper suggests that the individual and social effects of the daily journey to work has long been the source of concern in Britain.
4pm to 5:15pm
 
A series of short presentations on the experience of spending Christmas at sea.
5:15pm to 6:45pm
 
Christmas at Sea: 400 Years of the Festive Season Afloat
Practicing architect and professor of architecture, Dave King, will cover the reinterpretation and sustainable reuse of the terrace house.
7pm to 10pm
 
The terrace house plan in the 20th and 21st centuries by Dave King

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Phantoms of Surrealism
This exhibition examines the pivotal role of women as both artists and as behind-the-scenes organisers within the Surrealist movement in Britain in the 1930s.
Phantoms of Surrealism
11am to 6pm
Whitechapel
Closing soon Sun, 12th December
2021-05-19
2021-12-12
Marina Abramović - After Life
Here, the artist presents the first ever UK exhibition spanning her life’s work – including live re-performances of iconic works, as well as brand new work for these galleries.
Marina Abramović - After Life
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Sun, 12th December
2021-09-25
2021-12-12
Right About Now
Celebrating its 75th anniversary year, the Arts Council Collection is an exhibition featuring highlights from its recent contemporary art acquisitions, including a number of works presented publicly for the first time.
Right About Now
10am to 6pm
Hanover Square
Closing soon Wed, 15th December
2021-12-03
2021-12-15
Free  
A photography exhibition of young people in and around Bethnal Green taken in the 1970's by Philip Cunningham.
10am to 5pm
Bethnal Green
Closing soon Fri, 17th December
2021-09-22
2021-12-17
Youth of Yesterday
Oxford House presents its latest exhibition, featuring photographs by Phillip Cunningham of Bethnal Green in the 1970s.
Youth of Yesterday
10am to 5pm
Bethnal Green
Closing soon Fri, 17th December
2021-10-09
2021-12-17
 Celebrating 90 years of the Building Centre – 1931 to the present day
An exhibition that reflects on the Building Centre's key activities from 1931 to the present day
 Celebrating 90 years of the Building Centre – 1931 to the present day
8:30am to 4pm
Euston
Closing soon Fri, 17th December
2021-06-07
2021-12-17
Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s – community action in a London neighbourhood
A chance discovery of thousands of photographs in a council’s archives has brought back to life a local community’s fight for survival.
Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s – community action in a London neighbourhood
9am to 8pm
Southwark
Closing soon Mon, 20th December
2021-11-16
2021-12-20
Noël Coward: Art & Style
The exhibition brings together rarely-seen original artwork and costumes, photographs, documents, audio and video to tell the story of Noël Coward's life.
Noël Coward: Art & Style
10:30am to 4pm
City of London
Closing soon Thu, 23rd December
2021-06-14
2021-12-23
Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms
Tate presents a rare chance to experience two of Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirror Rooms. These immersive installations will transport you into Kusama’s unique vision of endless reflections.
Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Thu, 23rd December
2021-06-14
2021-12-23
How We Live Now: Reimagining Spaces with Matrix Feminist Design Co-operative
An installation exploring two important social questions: who are our buildings and shared spaces for and how do they affect us?
How We Live Now: Reimagining Spaces with Matrix Feminist Design Co-operative
All Day
Barbican
Closing soon Thu, 23rd December
2021-05-17
2021-12-23

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Tuesday 7th December 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
2021-12-07
2021-12-07
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Barbican
2021-12-07
2021-12-07
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
2021-12-07
2021-12-07