The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 17th May.


Top events in London on Fri 17th May 2024

City & Guilds of London Art School hosts a two-day event showcasing some of the historic and contemporary craft skills they champion.
2024-05-17
10am to 5pm
 
Kennington
Kennington
Merchant & Found, one of the UK’s leading online vintage furniture and lighting stores, hosts a 6,000-square-foot vintage supermarket at the Vinyl Factory Soho.
2024-05-17
10am to 7pm
 
Soho North
Soho North
The annual celebration of the Norwegian National Day, with music and food, takes place in Southwark Park.
2024-05-17
11am to 5pm
 
Rotherhithe
Norway’s National Day
Rotherhithe

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free  
A three-day exhibition which will host the very best of arts, crafts, and design from all corners of the craft sector.
10am to 4pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Fri, 17th May
2024-05-15
2024-05-17
Fabian Ramírez: Firing of the Idols
Hissing snakes look on as men holding flaming torches set about burning numerous different human heads, masks, and shields.
Fabian Ramírez: Firing of the Idols
11am to 6pm
Islington
Closing soon Sat, 18th May
2024-04-10
2024-05-18
The Time is Always Now Artists Reframe the Black Figure
A major study of the Black figure – and its representation in contemporary art.
The Time is Always Now Artists Reframe the Black Figure
10:30am to 9pm
Soho
Closing soon Sun, 19th May
2024-02-22
2024-05-19
LCW - Chinese Design: Harmony in Diversity
An exhibition showcasing traditional Chinese crafts alongside innovative modern designs.
LCW - Chinese Design: Harmony in Diversity
10am to 5pm
Tower Hill
Closing soon Sun, 19th May
2024-05-13
2024-05-19
An exhibition in the Austrian Embassy of practices ranging from mouth-blown glass to traditional porcelain, hats, jewellery and more.
11am to 6pm
Belgravia
Closing soon Sun, 19th May
2024-05-14
2024-05-19
A display exploring the body of literature about London by European writers from across the centuries.
9am to 7pm
Euston
Closing soon Mon, 20th May
2023-11-10
2024-05-20
Through photographs, possessions, interviews, maps and more, this exhibition explores the lives and stories of generations of UCL students.
9am to 7pm
Euston
Closing soon Mon, 20th May
2023-11-10
2024-05-20
The museum exhibition features first-hand accounts of the horrors and moments of hope faced by doctors tackling the impact of the virus.
9am to 5pm
Camden
Closing soon Fri, 24th May
2023-09-25
2024-05-24
This exhibition presents a rare & unique opportunity to see original prints by Deakin once owned by Francis Bacon.
10am to 5pm
Bloomsbury
Closing soon Fri, 24th May
2024-04-26
2024-05-24
Cabinets Unlocked
Opened just twice a year to coincide with the conservation team's checks of the collection, these cabinets are normally kept closed to protect the pristine interiors from overexposure to light.
Cabinets Unlocked
12pm to 4pm
Ham
Closing soon Fri, 24th May
2024-05-11
2024-05-24

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