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Kara WalkerAmerican artist Kara Walker fills the Camden Arts Centre galleries with the process of her art in her first major solo exhibition in the UK. Intimate watercolours, large scale graphite drawings, printed text works and film installations are added to by a new cut paper piece which will be produced on-site. Walker's art is layered with images that reference history, literature, culture, and the darker aspects of human behaviour.

About Camden Arts Centre

The Camden Arts Centre has become a prime location for top class arts exhibitions thanks to a radical renovation in 2007. The design, by Tony Fretton Architects, created a modern, light and spacious venue while retaining many original features such as the entrance arches, terrazzo flooring and tall, stone dressed windows. More about Camden Arts Centre

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Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £75† 27% off
53-59 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 21 minutes from Kara Walker
Located in North London, just a 2-minute walk from Kilburn Park Tube station, the Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale hotel offers value for money and 58 ... More
Danubius Hotel Regents Park
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel
18 Lodge Road, NW87JT | 32 minutes from Kara Walker
Stunning views of Lord's Cricket Ground makes this the hotel of choice for cricket enthusiasts, but it has plenty of other advantages too. A program ... More
Europa House Apartments London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £166† 36% off
79A Randolph Avenue, W9 | 33 minutes from Kara Walker
In London's leafy Little Venice, Europa House offers 14 extremely spacious apartments in an elegant regency townhouse, with three acres of award-winning private gardens.  One of London's ... More
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Psychoanalysis And Philosophy
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 14th Jun, 21st Jun, 28th Jun and 5th Jul 2018 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
Kara Walker, 20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 6 minutes from Kara Walker
Literary & Education, Discussion/Debate....More
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Breathe: Fay Ballard & Judy Goldhill
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 2nd June to 15th July 2018 - 12noon-5pm
Kara Walker, 20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 6 minutes from Kara Walker
Exhibitions & Art, Drawings/Illustration....More
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Avoiding The Object With Artist Cornelia Parker, O.B.E.
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Tuesday 26th June 2018 - 7pm-8.30pm
Kara Walker, 20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 6 minutes from Kara Walker
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JW3
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Finchley Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Kara Walker
JW3 is a Jewish arts, culture and community centre with a kosher restaurant, cafe and bar overlooking Finchley Road in northwest London. Opened in 2013, and ... More
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Everyman Hampstead
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
5 Holly Bush Vale, Hampstead Village, NW3 | 8 minutes from Kara Walker
Bang in the middle of Hampstead Village, the original Everyman Cinema is just one of a few London branches, with others in ... More
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Hampstead Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Eton Avenue, Primrose Hill, London NW3 | 13 minutes from Kara Walker
The Hampstead Theatre has existed in various forms since 1959, when it opened in a Scout Hall and its opening season in 1959 included two new ... More
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Freud Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 6 minutes from Kara Walker
Sigmund Freud's family home in Hampstead has been turned into a fascinating museum which features the psychoanalytic couch on which Freud's patients would recline while being treated ... More
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St James Church West Hampstead
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
2 Sherriff Road, NW6 | 8 minutes from Kara Walker
Church in north-west London.... More
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Fenton House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Windmill Hill, NW3 | 11 minutes from Kara Walker
Set in the winding streets of Hampstead Village, the National Trust-owned, late 17th-century Fenton House contains an outstanding collection of porcelain, needlework pictures and Georgian furniture. ... More
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JoJo Maman Bebe, West Hampstead
London > Shopping >
258 West End Lane, NW6 | 7 minutes from Kara Walker
JoJo Maman Bébé is a one-stop solution for pregnancy and beyond and offers a wide range of stylish maternity wear, adorable babywear and quirky, original ... More
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Art 4 Fun
London > Shopping > Art and Design
172 West End Lane, NW6 | 7 minutes from Kara Walker
Fantastic art shop that lets you sit in there all day playing with their stuff. You can make full blown paintings or fire your own pottery ... More
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Melrose and Morgan
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Oriel Hall, Oriel Place, NW3 | 8 minutes from Kara Walker
With the majority of produce sourced from the British Isles, Melrose and Morgan work with producers who use traditional methods of farming, curing, baking or cheese ... More
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Zizzi - Finchley Road O2 Centre
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit 10, The O2 Centre, NW3 | 5 minutes from Kara Walker
Italian Cuisine... More
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Gung-Ho
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
330 West End Lane, NW6 | 5 minutes from Kara Walker
Chinese cuisine ... More
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
227 Finchley Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Kara Walker
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
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Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.1 miles from Kara Walker
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
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La Cucina Caldesi
London > Education > Cookery Courses
118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 2.7 miles from Kara Walker
The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
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The Bartlett School of Architecture
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Wates House, 22 Gordon Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 2.8 miles from Kara Walker
The Bartlett School of Architecture, on the corner of Huntley Street and Capper Street, is part of The Bartlett: UCL's global faculty of the built environment. ... More
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Tang Long
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
17 Rosemont Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Kara Walker
Located in North West London, Tang Long is a martial arts school run by Shaolin Master Shifu Heng Wei. The school has been running for more ... More
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The London School of Yoga (Hampstead)
London > Leisure > Fitness
213 Haverstock Hill, NW3 | 14 minutes from Kara Walker
The London School of Yoga attempts to demystify Yoga, eliminating the intimidating jargon and self-important ritual that so often attaches itself to the activity. Skilled instructors, ... More
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Lower Fairground Site
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
East Heath Road, NW3 | 14 minutes from Kara Walker
The Lower Fairground Site on East Heath Road next to Hampstead Heath houses the marquee for the Hampstead Affordable Art Fair, held here in June. The ... More
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The Horseshoe
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28 Heath Street, NW3 | 7 minutes from Kara Walker
With its own microbrewery in the basement and good by-the-glass wine list this would be a good boozer by anybody's standards. But couple this with the ... More
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The Holly Bush
London > Nightlife > Pubs
22 Holly Mount, Hampstead, NW3 | 9 minutes from Kara Walker
The Holly Bush is the quintessential London pub. Built in 1643 it has changed little over the centuries. Hidden in the attractive back alleys of ... More
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The Flask
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14 Flask Walk, NW3 | 9 minutes from Kara Walker
The historic Flask pub in Hampstead used to be called the Thatched House at the beginning of the 18th century when Hampstead was a rural village ... More
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The Betsy Smith
London > Nightlife > Bars
77 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 20 minutes from Kara Walker
On the unlovely part of Kilburn High Road, next to Greggs and Primark, The Betsy Smith is a breath of fresh air with its charmingly quirky ... More
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The Lock Tavern
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
35 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 31 minutes from Kara Walker
The Lock Tavern would be a great place to drop in and escape the tiresome, tie-dye-clad vendors of Camden's famous street market. Unfortunately that wouldn't do ... More
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Yumchaa
London > Nightlife > Bars
91-92 Camden Lock Place, Camden Town, London NW1 | 34 minutes from Kara Walker
Selling loose leaf tea (Chaa) that tastes yummy gave the tea enthusiasts behind Yumchaa, Trinh and Sean, an idea of what to call their unique brand ... More
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Electric Cinema
London > Business > Venue Hire
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 2.6 miles from Kara Walker
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The Wallace Collection
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hertford House, Manchester Square, Marylebone, London W1U | 2.7 miles from Kara Walker
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Roundhouse
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 29 minutes from Kara Walker
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