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Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire aisle of Christopher Wren's magnificent cathedral on 8th September 2016, coinciding with the Feast of Mary. Seen as a companion piece to Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water), in the South Quire Aisle of the cathedral since 2014, these two installations symbolise some of the profound mysteries of human existence - one is concerned with birth, the other with death.

 

About St Paul's Cathedral

Being the cathedral of the capital city, St Paul's is officially the spiritual home of Great Britain. The funerals of Lord Nelson, the Duke of Wellington and Sir Winston Churchill were conducted inside the church's fortress-like walls, as was the elaborate fairy-tale wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer. More about St Paul's Cathedral


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Smithfield Central Market NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  33% off
24 Ludgate Hill, EC4M | 2 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
This neat and simple hotel gets all the basics right. The prices are sensible, the rooms are simply and attractively decorated, there's a decent little bistro, ... More
 
 
 
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10 Godliman Street, EC4V | 3 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 8th September 2016 to 11th August 2018 - 8.30am-4.30pm
Bill Viola: Mary, St Paul's Churchyard, EC4M | Same location as Bill Viola: Mary
The internationally-acclaimed artist displays a second permanent large-scale installation, titled Mary, the first moving-image artworks to be installed in a British cathedral, to coincide with the ...More
 
 
 
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Sudden Death In The Young: A Terrible Waste
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 18th January 2017 - 6pm-7pm
Bill Viola: Mary, 150 London Wall, EC2Y | 6 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
Literary & Education, Lecture....More
 
 
 
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Fire! Fire!
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 23rd July 2016 to 17th April 2017
Bill Viola: Mary, 150 London Wall, EC2Y | 6 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
The Museum of London marks the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of 1666 with a special interactive exhibition, Fire! Fire! ...More
 
 
 
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
 
 
 
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The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe has the facilities to present plays throughout the year at The Sam Wanamaker Theatre, a ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 9 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
 
 
 
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St Paul's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | Same location as Bill Viola: Mary
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Museum of London
London > Attractions > Museums
150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern ... More
 
 
 
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Millennium Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
River Thames, City, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
This sleek, £18.2million 325m steel footbridge designed by Sir Norman Foster spans the River Thames between St Paul's Cathedral in the City and the Tate Modern ... More
 
 
 
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Ted Baker & Friends
London > Shopping > Clothing
120 Cheapside, City, London EC2V | 4 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
We love the average Ted Baker store but with Ted Baker & Friends the cool fashion label has taken the shopping experience one step further - ... More
 
 
 
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Smithfield Market
London > Shopping > Markets
West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 8 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
For tenants of Smithfield Market getting up in the dark is the nothing out of the ordinary; with the market opening at 4am these hard ... More
 
 
 
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Farm Collective
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 9 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
Its location opposite Smithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ... More
 
 
 
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Refectory Restaurant
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Bill Viola: Mary
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, City, London EC4M | 1 minute from Bill Viola: Mary
In the basement of Sir Christopher Wren's grandest architectural achievement is burial place of St Paul's Cathedral, where those who have made an outstanding contribution to ... More
 
 
 
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Yo! Sushi
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
5-14 St Paul's Church Yard, City, London EC4M | 2 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
For anyone who needs a fast, healthy lunch Yo! Sushi is the place to go. Its conveyor belt service means you've always got plenty of choice, ... More
 
 
 
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Career Energy
London > Education > Career Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 12 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 15 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
 
 
 
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Urban Golf
London > Leisure > Golf
12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 6 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
 
 
 
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Topnotch Health Club, 3 Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
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66 Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 7 minutes from Bill Viola: Mary
Visit this pub and you'll soon find out it's really not a long way to Tipperary. In fact it's merely a ten minute walk (stumble) ... More
 
 
 
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St Paul's Cathedral events

 
Bill ViolaBill ViolaThe internationally-acclaimed artist displays a second permanent large-scale installation, titled Mary, the first moving-image artworks to be installed in a British cathedral, to coincide with the Feast Of Mary.2017-01-18T08:30:00+00002018-08-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
St Paul's Cathedral,   St Paul's Churchyard      EC4M 8AD
Category: event
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Bill Viola
Bill Viola: MaryBill Viola: MaryMary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire aisle of Christopher Wren's magnificent cathedral on 8th September 2016, coinciding with the Feast of Mary. Seen as a companion piece to Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water), in the South Quire Aisle of the cathedral since 2017-01-18T00:00:00+00002018-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
St Paul's Cathedral,   St Paul's Churchyard      EC4M 8AD
Category: event
Free EventOngoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Multimedia | PRICING  Free  
DATES  8th September 2016 to 31st December 2018
VENUE  St Paul's Cathedral 
Mary, the second permanent large-scale video installation by Bill Viola for St Paul's Cathedral is inaugurated in the North Quire aisle of Christopher Wren's magnificent cathedral on 8th September 2016, coinciding with the Feast of Mary. Seen as a companion piece to Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water), in the South Quire Aisle of the cathedral since ... More about this event

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The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from Bill Viola: Mary

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
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Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from Bill Viola: Mary

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Marc Bruni directs the London transfer of the two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, which ...More

 
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Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Bill Viola: Mary

The first UK solo exhibition of photography by the African artist, who gives a glimpse into African youth culture....More

Hair by Sam McKnight
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Exhibitions | Until 12th March 2017 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Bill Viola: Mary

Somerset House celebrates the work of master hairstylist Sam McKnight this autumn with major exhibition Hair by Sam McKnight. The ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 12th March 2017 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Bill Viola: Mary

Somerset House celebrates the work of master hairstylist Sam McKnight this autumn with major exhibition Hair by Sam McKnight. The ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 22nd January 2017 

The Courtauld Institute Of Art 6 minutes walk from Bill Viola: Mary

A series of experimental sculptures known as the Dance Movements which offer a rare glimpse into Rodin's unique working practices ...More

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Sir John Soane's Museum 7 minutes walk from Bill Viola: Mary

The end of the seven-year restoration project at Sir John Soane's Museum is celebrated with Below Stairs, an exhibition which ...More

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Hip hop, R&B and party anthems from resident DJs....More

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