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Life, Death and MemoryLife, Death and MemoryLife, Death and MemoryTracey Emin's 'Death Mask' has been acquired by the National Portrait Gallery and can be seen as part of a free display Life, Death and Memory which looks at the complex and sometimes troubling relationship between portraiture and mortality. An ironic reference to the autobiographical nature of her work, Tracey Emin's work - transforming herself in2017-10-24T00:00:00+01002018-04-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Portraits and Portraiture†|†PRICINGFree
DATES13th April 2017 to 16th April 2018
Tracey Emin's 'Death Mask' has been acquired by the National Portrait Gallery and can be seen as part of a free display Life, Death and Memory which looks at t...†More about this event
Guest DJ: TimberlinaGuest DJ: TimberlinaA mix of genres and music from across the ages to reflect the Collection, including spoken word, classical, jazz, hip-hop, world, prog rock, new wave and contemporary.2017-10-26T18:00:00+01002017-10-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Guest DJ: Timberlina
Cezanne PortraitsCezanne PortraitsCezanne PortraitsIn a major new exhibition, The National Gallery brings together more than 50 Cézanne Portraits from collections across the world for the first time, with some that have never before been on public display in the UK. With a repertoire of almost 200 portraits and a unique method of building form with colour, Cézanne is widely thought of as one of t2017-10-26T00:00:00+01002018-02-11T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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PRICINGAdult £20, concession £18.50
DATES26th October 2017 to 11th February 2018
In a major new exhibition, The National Gallery brings together more than 50 C√©zanne Portraits from collections across the world for the first time, with some...†More about this event
Eddie OtchereEddie OtchereHouse, hip hop, jungle, acid jazz and soul courtesy of the resident DJ.2017-11-02T18:00:00+00002017-11-02T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Eddie Otchere
Shirley Smart And Kourosh KananiShirley Smart And Kourosh KananiGypsy jazz, Parisien musette and swing from the acclaimed cello and guitar duo.2017-11-03T18:30:00+00002017-11-03T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Shirley Smart And Kourosh Kanani
Anne PigalleAnne PigalleEmbodying the femme fatale of the 1940s, the revolutionary chanteuse presents French poetry and performance in response to Cezanne portraits.2017-11-10T18:30:00+00002017-11-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Anne Pigalle
Eddie OtchereEddie OtchereHouse, hip hop, jungle, acid jazz and soul courtesy of the resident DJ.2017-11-16T18:00:00+00002017-11-16T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Eddie Otchere
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2017Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2017Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2017Three photographers have been shortlisted for this year's Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize, the major international photography award on display at the National Portrait Gallery every November. The shortlist includes photographs of a migrant rescued in the Mediterranean Sea off the Libyan coast, a girl fleeing ISIS in Mosul, Iraq, and a J2017-11-16T00:00:00+00002018-02-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography
PRICING£5 (Adults), £3.50 (Concs), Free for members
DATES16th November 2017 to 8th February 2018
Three photographers have been shortlisted for this year's Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize, the major international photography award on display at t...†More about this event
Heidi VogelHeidi VogelThe jazz and soul singer performs songs inspired by Cezanne portraits and French composers from the early 20th century.2017-11-17T18:30:00+00002017-11-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOn Soon
Heidi Vogel
Everything We Do Is MusicEverything We Do Is MusicExhibitions & Art, Drawings/Illustration.2017-11-19T12:00:00+00002018-02-18T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Everything We Do Is Music
Concordia FoundationConcordia FoundationA soiree of Impressionist French chamber music and song in response to Cezanne Portraits.2017-11-24T18:30:00+00002017-11-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Concordia Foundation
Eddie OtchereEddie OtchereHouse, hip hop, jungle, acid jazz and soul courtesy of the resident DJ.2017-11-30T18:00:00+00002017-11-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free Event
Eddie Otchere
DOLLYmanDOLLYman2017-12-22T18:30:00+00002017-12-22T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Life, Death and Memory
Life, Death and Memory
Exhibitions | Until 16th April 2018 

National Portrait Gallery

Tracey Emin's 'Death Mask' has been acquired by the National Portrait Gallery and can be seen as part of a ...More

 
Drawn in Colour: Degas at the Burrell Collection
Drawn in Colour: Degas at the Burrell Collection
Exhibitions | Until 7th May 2018 

National Gallery 1 minute walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

Marking the centenary of the death of Degas, who died on 27 September 1917, Drawn in Colour: Degas from the ...More

 
Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites
Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites
Exhibitions | Until 2nd April 2018 

National Gallery 1 minute walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

This year, the National Gallery brings together Van Eyck's Arnolfini Portrait with paintings from the Tate collection and loans from ...More

 
Young Frankenstein
Young Frankenstein
Theatre | Until 10th February 2018 

Garrick Theatre 1 minute walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

Ross Noble, Lesley Joseph and Hadley Fraser lead the cast of Young Frankenstein, Mel Brooks' uproarious musical based on his ...More

 
Ink
Ink
Theatre | Until 6th January 2018 

Duke of York's Theatre 1 minute walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

Following its successful debut at the Almeida, Rupert Goold's production of Ink, James Graham's "stingingly astute" (Evening Standard) Fleet Street ...More

 
Nicholas McCarthy: Bach And Rachmaninov By Candlelight
Concerts | On 24th October 2017 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 2 minutes walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

The pianist presents a programme of works by his favourite composers exploring the baroque and Romantic period....More

Chanae Curtis
Concerts | On 24th October 2017 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 2 minutes walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

The American soprano performs works by R Strauss, Charles Tomlin Griffes and Beethoven....More

Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle
Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle
Theatre | Until 6th January 2018 

Wyndham's Theatre 2 minutes walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

Marianne Elliott directs Anne-Marie Duff and Kenneth Cranham in the UK premiere staging of Simon Stephens' drama about two strangers, ...More

 
Venus In Fur
Venus In Fur
Theatre | Until 9th December 2017 

Haymarket Theatre Royal 2 minutes walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

David Ives' hit Broadway show Venus in Fur opens in the West End this August, premiering at Theatre Royal Haymarket. ...More

 
Labour Of Love
Theatre | Until 2nd December 2017 

Noel Coward Theatre 3 minutes walk from Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

The Noel Coward Theatre presents the world premiere of James Graham's new play, Labour of Love. Starring Martin Freeman and ...More

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Blisters: The Paperback Edition
Exhibitions | On 27th October 

MC Motors

Blisters: The Paperback Edition will be the sixth edition of Print Club London's Blisters show, returning after three years away. Taking place at MC Motors, the end of ...More

The Magic Roundabout
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After a successful summer season, the Magic Roundabout is back is back for winter....More

 
Smoking Goat
Smoking Goat
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Opened in 2014, Soho dive bar and dining room Smoking Goat is a popular side ...More

 
Smoking Goat Shoreditch
Smoking Goat Shoreditch
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Ben Chapman, Brian Hannon and head chef Ali Borer open a second Smoking Goat, in ...More

 
Shake Shack Cambridge Circus
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Shake Shack the modern day 'roadside' burger stand ...More

 
The Watch House
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A former spice factory near Tower Bridge has become a cool coffee shop, offering signature cocktails at night....More

The Watch House
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Once a shelter for men guarding St Mary Magdalane Church graveyard at night, now a cosy Bermondsey Street coffee shop....More

The Watch House
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Chancery Lane coffee shop The Watch House becomes, from 5pm each evening, a cosy wine ...More

 
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The Good Egg
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Chefs Joel Braham, Alex Coppard and Oded Mizrachi repeat the success of their much-loved Stoke ...More

 
Bombay Bustle
Bombay Bustle
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The team behind Jamavar honour the men who use Mumbai's local railway to deliver home ...More

 
Picasso
Theatre | From 1st November 

The Playground Theatre

The refurbished London theatre opens with Terry d'Alfonso's biographical drama, which explores the professional triumphs and personal tribulations of the revered Spanish painter and sculptor. Peter Tate plays the title role, directed by Michael Hunt....More

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No excuse to hide and hibernate with London's impressive calendar of events over the coming months. With frightful Halloween happenings and banging Bonfire Night celebrations, excellent exhibitions and fabulous foodie pop-ups, there's a whole host ...More

Halloween Horror Movie Ball
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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th October 

The Grand, Clapham

The Grand, Clapham pays homage to the finest ...More

 
Awful Auntie
Theatre | From 2nd November 

Richmond Theatre

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Stylist Live
Exhibitions | From 10th November 

Olympia London

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Gilbert & George: The Beard Pictures And Their Fuckosophy
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Exhibitions | From 22nd November 

White Cube Bermondsey

White Cube Bermondsey marks the 50th anniversary of ...More

 
Miss Julie
Theatre | From 14th November 

Jermyn Street Theatre

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Rose Wylie
Rose Wylie
Exhibitions | From 30th November 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

A new exhibition at the Serpentine presents the work of British artist Rose Wylie, showcasing ...More

 
Vegan Nights
Foodie Events | On 23rd November 

The Boiler House

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MTV Europe Music Awards
Concerts | On 12th November 

SSE Arena, Wembley

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December in London 2017
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Multi Tony Award-winning musical Hamilton comes to Victoria, Robert Lindsay reprises his role as ...More

 
 
 
 
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