The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 1st August.


Top events in London on Thu 1st Aug 2024

On the first Thursday of the month, Holborn's Novelty Automation has a bar in the store for their late-night opening.
2024-08-01
6pm to 9pm
 
Holborn
Monthly bar night at Novelty Automation
Holborn

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Cosmopolis: Émigré Art Dealers in 20th Century Britain
This exhibition examines the lives, careers and artists exhibited by art dealers who were driven out of Continental Europe by Nazi rule to seek refuge in Britain.
Cosmopolis: Émigré Art Dealers in 20th Century Britain
10am to 5:30pm
St John's Wood
Ends on Fri 6th September
2024-06-26
2024-09-06
A Fine Line: Modern Makers at Pitzhanger
An exhibition of modern ceramics and glass, curated by Joanna Bird.
A Fine Line: Modern Makers at Pitzhanger
10am to 8pm
Ealing
Ends on Sun 4th August
2024-05-08
2024-08-04
Japan: Myths to Manga
From Hokusai to Pokémon, Studio Ghibli, robots and beyond, the exhibition takes young visitors on an atmospheric and playful journey revealing the influence of folklore on Japan’s art and design.
Japan: Myths to Manga
10am to 5:45pm
Bethnal Green
Ends on Sun 11th August
2023-10-14
2024-08-11
The Art of Wallpaper: Morris & Co. in Context
This exhibition focuses on William Morris, placing his wallpaper designs within the context of the radical changes in taste witnessed during the Victorian era.
The Art of Wallpaper: Morris & Co. in Context
2pm to 5pm
Hammersmith
Ends on Sun 11th August
2024-03-23
2024-08-11
Jodie Carey: Beyond the Matrix
Carey's monumental installations, including works from the series 'Stand' and 'Found', have been reimagined to resonate with the architectural features of 100 Bishopsgate.
Jodie Carey: Beyond the Matrix
9am to 6pm
City of London
Ends on Tue 20th August
2024-06-01
2024-08-20
 Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945
This exhibition follows the lives of British soldiers in Germany over the past 75 years.
 Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945
10am to 5:30pm
Chelsea
Ends on Wed 21st August
2022-05-22
2024-08-21
Ahmed Mater: Chronicles
The first mid-career retrospective of one of the most influential Arab contemporary artists of this century.
Ahmed Mater: Chronicles
10am to 5pm
St James
Ends on Thu 22nd August
2024-07-17
2024-08-22
Beryl Cook / Tom of Finland
This exhibition brings together the work of these two cultural icons for the very first time.
Beryl Cook / Tom of Finland
10am to 5pm
Clapham
Ends on Sun 25th August
2024-05-15
2024-08-25
Beyond the Bassline: 500 Years of Black British Music
For centuries, Black communities have created music in the UK, melding global influences into a Black British sound that has echoed through generations.
Beyond the Bassline: 500 Years of Black British Music
9:30am to 5:30pm
Camden
Ends on Mon 26th August
2024-04-26
2024-08-26
This exhibition marks the 30th anniversary of the ordination of 1200 women to the priesthood in the Church of England.
9:30am to 5pm
Southwark
Ends on Thu 29th August
2024-04-09
2024-08-29

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