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The American Dream: Pop to PresentThe American Dream: Pop to PresentThe American Dream: Pop to PresentThis spring the British Museum stages the first major exhibition on modern and contemporary American printmaking. Through the work of artists like Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol, The American Dream: pop to present takes us through fifty years of American art, from Pop art to the New York and West Coast scenes in the early 1960s to t2017-05-23T00:00:00+01002017-06-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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PRICING  £16.50 (Adults), Free (Children under 16)
DATES  9th March to 18th June 2017
This spring the British Museum stages the first major exhibition on modern and contemporary American printmaking. Through the work of artists like Jasper Johns... More about this event
 
Where The Thunderbird Lives: Cultural Resilience On The Northwest Coast Of North AmericaWhere The Thunderbird Lives: Cultural Resilience On The Northwest Coast Of North AmericaTraditional objects from Northwest Coast Peoples spanning thousands of years, including ceremonial masks and rattles, woven robes and baskets, contemporary prints and jewellery.2017-05-23T10:00:00+01002017-08-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Where The Thunderbird Lives: Cultural Resilience On The Northwest Coast Of North America
 
Places Of The Mind: British Watercolour Landscapes 1850-1950Places Of The Mind: British Watercolour Landscapes 1850-1950Watercolour landscapes from both the Victorian era and modern times by James McNeil Whistler, Edward Burne-Jones, John Singer Sargent, Muirhead Bone, Paul Nash, John Minton, Henry Moore and Graham Sutherland.2017-05-23T10:00:00+01002017-08-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Places Of The Mind: British Watercolour Landscapes 1850-1950
 
Beyond the Great WaveBeyond the Great WaveBeyond the Great WaveWithout Japanese printmaker Katsushika Hokusai, "Impressionism might never have happened", so says Jason Farago, writing for the BBC. It's a claim backed up by none other than the British Museum whose exhibition examines "the moment when European art started turning Japanese". Looking at the last thirty years of Hokusai's career, from around 1820 t2017-05-25T00:00:00+01002017-08-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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DATES  25th May to 13th August 2017
Without Japanese printmaker Katsushika Hokusai, "Impressionism might never have happened", so says Jason Farago, writing for the BBC. It's a claim backed up by... More about this event
 
Hokusai Beyond The Great WaveHokusai Beyond The Great WaveAn artistic journey through the last 30 years of Katsushika Hokusai's life, a time when he produced some of his most memorable masterpieces.2017-05-25T10:00:00+01002017-08-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Hokusai Beyond The Great Wave
 
Advanced Drawing Class With Jonathan EllisAdvanced Drawing Class With Jonathan EllisExhibitions & Art, Crafts.2017-06-02T10:30:00+01002017-07-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Advanced Drawing Class With Jonathan Ellis
 
Epic Sundays: The Son Of The Buffalo WomanEpic Sundays: The Son Of The Buffalo WomanLiterary & Education, Lecture.2017-06-11T14:30:00+01002017-06-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
British Museum,   Great Russell Street      WC1B 3DG
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Epic Sundays: The Son Of The Buffalo Woman
 
 
 

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Places Of The Mind: British Watercolour Landscapes 1850-1950
Exhibitions | Until 27th August 2017 

British Museum

Watercolour landscapes from both the Victorian era and modern times by James McNeil Whistler, Edward Burne-Jones, John Singer Sargent, Muirhead ...More

Where The Thunderbird Lives: Cultural Resilience On The Northwest Coast Of North America
Exhibitions | Until 27th August 2017 

British Museum

Traditional objects from Northwest Coast Peoples spanning thousands of years, including ceremonial masks and rattles, woven robes and baskets, contemporary ...More

The American Dream: Pop to Present
The American Dream: Pop to Present
Exhibitions | Until 18th June 2017 

British Museum

This spring the British Museum stages the first major exhibition on modern and contemporary American printmaking. Through the work of ...More

 
Tibor Hajas: Action Works
Exhibitions | Until 30th June 2017 

Austin/Desmond Fine Art 2 minutes walk from Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More

Motown The Musical
Motown The Musical
Theatre | Until 28th October 2017 

Shaftesbury Theatre 4 minutes walk from Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

Telling the story of Berry Gordy, who went from being a featherweight boxer to Motown music mogul, Motown The Musical ...More

 
An American In Paris
An American In Paris
Theatre | Until 30th September 2017 

Dominion Theatre 4 minutes walk from Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

The award-winning An American In Paris transfers from Broadway to London, arriving at the Dominion Theatre in March 2017. Described ...More

 
Naomi Wanjiku Gakunga: Tushauriane - Let's Talk About It
Exhibitions | Until 24th June 2017 

October Gallery 5 minutes walk from Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

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Cory Doctorow in conversation with Laurie Penny
Exhibitions | On 23rd May 2017 

Waterstone's - Tottenham Court Road 5 minutes walk from Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

Journalist, activist, and author (Little Brother, Homeland) Cory Doctorow, will be discussing his new multi-generational sci-fi thriller Walkaway with award-winning ...More

*SOLD OUT* You are a Badass at Making Money: Jen Sincero in conversation with Viv Groskop
Exhibitions | On 23rd May 2017 

Waterstone's - Tottenham Court Road 5 minutes walk from Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

Join Viv Groskop in a conversation with author Jen Sincero, discussing her latest funny, fascinating and practical book, You are ...More

Positivenegatives In Partnership With SOAS Presents: A Perilous Journey: Stories Of Migration
Exhibitions | Until 24th June 2017 

School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) 5 minutes walk from Renaissance To Goya: Prints And Drawings From Spain

Exhibitions & Art, Drawings/Illustration....More

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Little Bird Chiswick
Little Bird Chiswick
Dining 

Owned by restaurateur Lorraine Angliss, Little Bird offers classy cocktails and a laid-back atmosphere....More

 
Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen
Exhibitions | From 22nd September 

House of Illustration

Head to The House of Illustration this autumn for a rare opportunity to see little-known productions by celebrated political cartoonist Gerald Scarfe....More

Anime Architecture: Backgrounds Of Japan
Exhibitions | From 26th May 

House of Illustration

The first UK exhibition of illustrations for classic sci-fi anime films comes to The House of Illustration this May. ...More

Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification
Exhibitions | From 28th October 

House of Illustration

The House of Illustration has commissioned English artist Lucinda Rogers for a new exhibition examining the city's changing landscape....More

Footloose: The Musical
Footloose: The Musical
Theatre | From 12th September 

Peacock Theatre

Gareth Gates stars as Willard opposite Luke Baker as Ren, the new boy in a ...More

 
Terror
Terror
Theatre | From 14th June 

Lyric Hammersmith

The pilot of hijacked plane is put on trial and the audience decide the verdict ...More

 
Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical
Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical
Theatre | From 5th June 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)

Jay Scheib directs a high-octane rock'n'roll musical by ...More

 
The Great Get Together: The Foundling Museum
Exhibitions | On 17th June 

Brunswick Square

Bring a picnic lunch and a favourite children's book to join in a celebration of community at Brunswick Square gardens adjacent to the Foundling Museum....More

Take That
Take That
Concerts | From 6th June 

The O2 Arena

The chart-topping pop trio of singer-songwriter Gary Barlow, Mark Owen and Howard Donald performs uptempo ...More

 
Nora
Nora
Dance | From 1st June 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

A programme of duets by renowned choreographers Lizz Aggiss's Bloody Nora!, Simon Tanguy's Digging, Jonathan ...More

 
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosas & Ictus: Rain
Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosas & Ictus: Rain
Dance | From 13th June 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

Dance set to Steve Reich's masterpiece, the minimalist ...More

 
Santa Maria Chelsea
Dining 

Determined to bring a taste of their Neapolitan childhood to London, Angelo and Pasquale opened the award-winning Santa Maria in Ealing, and this branch in Chelsea soon followed....More

Santa Maria Ealing
Dining 

Determined to bring a taste of their Neapolitan childhood to London, Angelo and Pasquale opened Santa Maria in Ealing....More

Nudie Jeans
Shopping 

Originated in Gothenburg, Nudie Jeans stocks raw and prewashed denim jeans made with 100% organic cotton denim....More

The Vincent
The Vincent
Drinking 

After transforming The Sebright Arms on Hackney Road from boarded-up pub into an East End ...More

 
Magpie
Magpie
Dining 

Modern British interpretation of traditional dim sum restaurants from the co-founders of Pidgin...More

 
Melrose Diner
Melrose Diner
Dining 

Americana diner classics with a twist - think lobster and prawn donuts - are served ...More

 
Made of Dough
Made of Dough
Dining 

London pizza pros Made of Dough, who have sold 100,000 pizzas at pop-ups and festivals, ...More

 
Tea Room
Tea Room
Drinking 

Soho speakeasy that pays homage to the food and culture of down town Hong Kong....More

 
Marble Arch Theatre
Marble Arch Theatre
Entertainment 

Pop-up theatre in Marble Arch specifically designed for Clarke Peters' Olivier Award-winning and Tony-Award nominated ...More

 
Best Places for Street Food in London
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London's street food scene has really taken ...More

 
London Events 2017
London Events 2017
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Imelda Staunton stars in two London stage shows in 2017, David Tennant and Damian Lewis ...More

 
 
 
 
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