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The World Illustration AwardsThe World Illustration AwardsThe World Illustration AwardsBack for its 40th year, the World Illustration Awards exhibition returns to Somerset House this August to showcase over 50 of the very best artworks across the diverse field of illustration. The unique exhibition brings together shortlisted entries from 66 countries, covering categories such as advertising, children's books, editorial and public ar2016-08-24T00:00:00+01002016-08-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
DATES  1st to 29th August 2016
Back for its 40th year, the World Illustration Awards exhibition returns to Somerset House this August to showcase over 50 of the very best artworks across the... More about this event
 
Daydreaming with Stanley KubrickDaydreaming with Stanley KubrickDaydreaming with Stanley KubrickIn a unique summer exhibition, Somerset House explores the impact of one of the most innovative and influential filmmakers of all time. Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick, in partnership with Canon, welcomes some of today's most talented creatives, both established and emerging, to showcase work inspired by the celebrated genius of cinema. Presented 2016-08-24T00:00:00+01002016-08-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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PRICING  Adult £12.50, concession £9.50
DATES  6th July to 24th August 2016
In a unique summer exhibition, Somerset House explores the impact of one of the most innovative and influential filmmakers of all time. Daydreaming with Stanle... More about this event
 
Now Is The Time: Gaming A Better TomorrowNow Is The Time: Gaming A Better TomorrowA two day participatory workshop led by Dash n Dem and Camila Gonzalez for 16-21 year olds.2016-08-25T11:00:00+01002016-08-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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Bjork DigitalBjork DigitalBjork DigitalIt doesn't get much more immersive than the inside of Bjork's mouth. But that's exactly where Bjork Digital, an immersive virtual reality exhibition on the Icelandic pop start and artist, will take you. This exhibition of digital and video works, resulting from collaborations with some of the world's finest visual artists, uses the latest virtual r2016-09-01T00:00:00+01002016-10-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Installation
PRICING  £15 (Adults), £12.50 (Concs)
DATES  1st September to 23rd October 2016
It doesn't get much more immersive than the inside of Bjork's mouth. But that's exactly where Bjork Digital, an immersive virtual reality exhibition on the Ice... More about this event
 
London Design BiennaleLondon Design BiennaleLondon Design BiennaleProduced by the team behind the London Design Festival, the three-week long London Design Biennale brings a new international element to the annual London festival. Held for the first time in 2016, the biennale brings design installations and exhibitions from over 35 nations to the heart of the capital. Exhibitors respond to the 2016 theme2016-09-07T00:00:00+01002016-09-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting | PRICING  Free  
DATES  7th to 27th September 2016
Produced by the team behind the London Design Festival, the three-week long London Design Biennale brings a new international element to the annual Londo... More about this event
 
Hair by Sam McKnightHair by Sam McKnightSomerset House celebrates the work of master hairstylist Sam McKnight this autumn with major exhibition Hair by Sam McKnight. The first exhibition of its kind, it shines the spotlight on McKnight's 40-year career, highlighting how he has been instrumental in helping develop the images of Kate Moss, Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington, Naomi Campb2016-11-02T00:00:00+00002017-03-12T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Fashion
PRICING  £12.50, £10 concessions
DATES  2nd November 2016 to 12th March 2017
Somerset House celebrates the work of master hairstylist Sam McKnight this autumn with major exhibition Hair by Sam McKnight. The first exhibition of its kind,... More about this event
 
 
 

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Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

 
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Foodie Events | Until 29th September 2016 

Balthazar 2 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Plumped up lips made from sponge, chocolate torte as gel eyeliner, and rhubarb and ginger cream lined up like brush-on ...More

 
Treasure Island
Theatre | Until 27th August 2016 

St Paul's Covent Garden 2 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Iris Theatre's adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's swash-buckling novel as an immersive outdoor promenade production. Pirate costumes encouraged....More

The Woman In Black
The Woman In Black
Theatre | Until 21st January 2017 

Fortune Theatre 2 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

One of the less well-known West-End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since ...More

 
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

Theatre Royal Drury Lane 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

 
Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots
Theatre | Until 14th January 2017 

Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
Hobson's Choice
Hobson's Choice
Theatre | Until 10th September 2016 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Marking the 100th anniversary of the first UK production of Harold Brighouse's classic comedy, Hobson's Choice comes to the Vaudeville ...More

 
Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical
Theatre | Until 28th May 2017 

Cambridge Theatre 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

The Royal Shakespeare Company's multiple award-winning musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at ...More

 
The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

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

 
The Play That Goes Wrong
The Play That Goes Wrong
Theatre | Until 11th September 2016 

Duchess Theatre 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone ...More

 
 
 
 
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