The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 21st January.


Top events in London on Fri 21st Jan 2022

Join Dr Kathleen Sherit as she examines the changing status of women in the armed forces, the challenges they have faced, and the steps that paved the way to the front line.
12pm to :
 
Chelsea
Women on the Front Line
Enjoy an evening of songs of the sea from the time of Trafalgar and learn about the popular ditties of patriotism.
7pm to :
 
Clerkenwell
Singing and the Sea

Online events / webinars

A talk about Neave Brown, widely regarded as greatest housing architect of the twentieth century in Britain
1pm to 2pm
 
Neave Brown: Building a Piece of City
Come along to this virtual talk and hear acclaimed documentary film-maker Steven C Smith discuss Hitchcock's locations.
6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
Hitchcock's America: location shooting with the master of suspense

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Proposal for Sach’ŏnwang-sa
The exhibition invites audiences to consider one of ancient Korea’s most significant, but enigmatic, archaeological sites.
Proposal for Sach’ŏnwang-sa
10am to 6pm
Closing soon Sat, 22nd January
2021-08-20
2022-01-22
Noguchi
£18  
An exhibition celebrating Japanese American sculptor Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988), one of the most experimental and pioneering artists of the 20th century.
Noguchi
10am to 6pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sun, 23rd January
2022-01-10
2022-01-23
Light Lines: The Architectural Photographs of Hélène Binet
Rediscover the power and presence of architectural wonders by Le Corbusier, Zaha Hadid RA and others through Hélène Binet’s photographic lens.
Light Lines: The Architectural Photographs of Hélène Binet
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Sun, 23rd January
2021-10-23
2022-01-23
The Last Hussar
British artist Tobias Wilkinson documented the daily life of the last British tank soldiers to leave Germany, prior to their homecoming in 2019.
The Last Hussar
10am to 5pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Fri, 28th January
2022-01-10
2022-01-28
Shaping Space – Architectural Models Revealed
This exhibition celebrates the role of architectural models in shaping the spaces we live in.
Shaping Space – Architectural Models Revealed
9am to 6pm
Euston
Closing soon Fri, 28th January
2021-10-10
2022-01-28
 Frans Hals: The Male Portrait
The exhibition brings together over a dozen of the artist’s best male portraits from collections across the world.
 Frans Hals: The Male Portrait
10:15am to 3:45pm
Marylebone High St
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-09-22
2022-01-30
Hokusai: The Great Picture Book of Everything
In a world-first, a group of rare drawings by Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai will go on display at the British Museum.
Hokusai: The Great Picture Book of Everything
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-09-30
2022-01-30
Enticing Peaks - Swiss prints from the Lloyd Bequest
A selection of the finest prints from Lloyd's collection that reveal his admiration for the Alpine landscape and his interest in Swiss customs and mythology.
Enticing Peaks - Swiss prints from the Lloyd Bequest
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-08-24
2022-01-30
Young Poland: An Arts and Crafts Movement (1890 – 1918)
The first major exhibition to explore the decorative arts and architecture of Young Poland.
Young Poland: An Arts and Crafts Movement (1890 – 1918)
10am to 5pm
Walthamstow
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-10-26
2022-01-30
Light up the Museum
Lighting up the Museum this winter will be a major light installation by multi award winning lighting designer Jessica Hung Han Yun.
Light up the Museum
3pm to 9pm
Bethnal Green
Ends on Mon 31st January
2022-01-08
2022-01-31

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Friday 21st January 2022

Learn about the history and future of the Square Mile with this fascinating architectural model.
 12:30pm to 1pm
 
 Kings Cross
2022-01-21
2022-01-21

New London Model Talk at CDY

Learn about the history and future of the Square Mile with this fascinating architectural model.
 12pm to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2022-01-21
2022-01-21

Fridays: City of London Model Talk

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 21st January 2022

Are you ready to learn about London’s grim and gruesome past? Then join us on a tour that tells the tale of crime and punishment, executions and excess.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2022-01-21
2022-01-21
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2022-01-21
2022-01-21