Events in and around Kensington

F Event is free of charge (sometimes a donation is appreciated)
B Pre-Booking required.

 

Special Events in over the next 14 days

Fri 25th MayLates – Humans and Nature F
It’s Feeding Time at the Natural History Museum, with an exploration of the food we eat, past present and future, as well as the incredible feeding strategies observed in the animal kingdom. (Cost: 0)
Wed 30th MayScience Museum Lates F
This month's Science Museum Lates will be exploring the history of the domestic sphere, the innovations that changed it and how the space we inhabit in our youth influences our adult lives. (Cost: 0)
Wed 30th MayEnsonglopedia of Science B
Ensonglopedia of Science sees Hinton present a song about science for every letter of the alphabet – expect atoms, big bangs, cells, DNA and plenty more.
Fri 1st Jun"It's Alive!" - The First Two Hundred Years of Frankenstein B
Christopher Frayling takes a look at the history of this character as seen through visual culture.
Sat 2nd JunScience behind the movies with Roberto Trotta B
Astrophysicist Dr Roberto Trotta will talk about the science behind some of your favourite sci-fi movies.
Mon 4th JunScience Book Shambles B
Robin Ince and Josie Long bring a special live version of the popular Book Shambles podcast to the Royal Albert Hall
Fri 8th JunSaturday Night Fever Pitch B
Simon Doonan examines the beautiful game through the lens of fashion, celebrating the magic and madness of its culture with a laser wit

 

Routine Events in over the next 14 days

Fri 25th MayAnthony Crickmay: Photographing People and Performance - BSL users only B
Explore the work of internationally acclaimed photographer Anthony Crickmay, including photographs of theatre, fashion, Morocco, and Crickmay’s principal interests, dance and portraiture, where he r
Sat 26th MayThe Lost World of Irish London - Local History Talk B
Professor Patrick Joyce from Manchester University is the guest speaker for this fascinating talk on the West London Irish followed with a slideshow by Tom Vague on Notting Dale
Wed 30th MayPrecision airway sampling to enable personalised medicine for lung diseases B
The lecture is free to attend and open to all, but registration is required in advance  A pre-lecture tea and a post-lecture drinks reception will take place in the City and Guilds concourse
Wed 30th MayRob Ryan: I Made It With My Hands B
To mark the publication of a major retrospective of his work, artist Rob Ryan will be speaking about his journey over the last 30 years
Wed 30th MayWhy the Future of Brain Enhancement & Mental Health is Digital & Pervasive B
Imperial College London presents Alvaro Fernandez Why the Future of Brain Enhancement and Mental Health is Digital and Pervasive DUE TO HIGH DEMAND, REGISTRATION IS NOW LIMITED TO MEMBERS OF IMPERIA
Wed 30th MayThe Athena Lecture 2018 B
Experiments in Chemistry and Life Dame Mary Archer DBE, Chairman, Science Museum Group The lecture is free to attend and open to all, but registration is required in advance  Abstract In this tal
Fri 1st JunCulture in Crisis: Qsar Es-Saïd Art Museum Project B
Taking on the complex legacy of heritage institutions in the country; through precolonial, postcolonial and subsequently revolutionary times, Moumni explores the work taking place to transforming Qsar
Mon 4th JunArt as Jewellery with Louisa Guinness B
From Salvador Dalí and Pablo Picasso to Anish Kapoor and Grayson Perry, many of the great figures of modern and contemporary art have turned their thoughts and talent to jewellery
Mon 4th JunThe Annual Peter Lindsay Memorial Lecture 2018: Neil Turok B
The lecture is free to attend and open to all, but registration is required in advance  A pre-lecture tea will take place from 16
Tue 5th JunBusiness in Progress B
Event Overview Once again, we find ourselves fast approaching the dreaded three days of vendor booths, product launches, plastic lightsabers and over-subscribed talks that make up InfoSecurity Europe
Tue 5th JunQuantiQ Cloud Manufacturing Workshop B
QuantiQ's Cloud Manufacturing Workshop is an educational, thought-provoking and practical workshop designed to help leading Manufacturers create a ‘Go-to-Cloud’ roadmap
Tue 5th JunQuantiQ Cloud Manufacturing Workshop B
QuantiQ's Cloud Manufacturing Workshop is an educational, thought-provoking and practical workshop designed to help leading Manufacturers create a ‘Go-to-Cloud’ roadmap
Wed 6th JunNLA Annual Lecture 2018 by Amanda Levete CBE B
This year’s Annual Lecture is one of the highest profile events in the NLA calendar and a headline event of the London Festival of Architecture in June
Wed 6th JunRainforest resilience B
The lecture is free to attend and open to all, but registration is required in advance  Abstract Tropical rainforests are “more complex than the space station and more connected than the internet
Wed 6th JunLunchtime Lecture: V&A Artist in Residence: Responding to museum data B
Rachel Ara is the V&A Research Institute’s current artist in residence

 

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