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Take One Picture 2019Take One Picture 2019Joseph Wright of Derby's An Experiment On A Bird In The Air Pump is the basis for works in a variety of media by schoolchildren using it as inspiration.2019-05-25T10:00:00+01002019-08-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Take One Picture 2019
 
Sorolla: Spanish Master of LightSorolla: Spanish Master of LightSorolla: Spanish Master of LightIn spring 2019 the National Gallery stages the first exhibition in the UK for over a century of the work of the Spanish artist Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida. More than sixty works displayed in Sorolla: Spanish Master of Light represent the artist's career, making this exhibition in the Sainsbury Wing the most complete exhibition of the artist's paintin2019-05-25T00:00:00+01002019-07-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting
DATES  18th March to 7th July 2019
In spring 2019 the National Gallery stages the first exhibition in the UK for over a century of the work of the Spanish artist Joaquin Sorolla y Bastida. More ... More about this event
 
Sea Star: Sean ScullySea Star: Sean ScullyNew abstract paintings by the artist known for his admiration for colour, composition and power of painting, inspired by the National Gallery Collection and Joseph Mallord William Turner's 'The Evening Star'.2019-05-25T10:00:00+01002019-08-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Free EventOngoing
Sea Star: Sean Scully
 
Bridget Riley: MessengersBridget Riley: MessengersBridget Riley: MessengersThe artist presents coloured discs painted directly onto the surface of the National Gallery's Annenberg Court. This small, free exhibition is worth a detour if you're already visiting the gallery but not worth the journey just to see it.2019-05-25T10:00:00+01002019-06-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Free EventOngoing

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting | PRICING  Free  
DATES  17th January to 30th June 2019
The artist presents coloured discs painted directly onto the surface of the National Gallery's Annenberg Court. This small, free exhibition is worth a detour i... More about this event
 
More Than Muses: A Feminist Guide To Art HistoryMore Than Muses: A Feminist Guide To Art HistoryExhibitions & Art, Painting.2019-05-31T14:00:00+01002019-07-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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More Than Muses: A Feminist Guide To Art History
 
Bartolome Bermejo: Master Of The Spanish RenaissanceBartolome Bermejo: Master Of The Spanish RenaissanceThis exhibition brings together six of Bermejo's paintings that have never been seen outside of Spain, including the triptych of the 'Madonna of Montserrat' from the cathedral at Acqui Terme, Alessandria (Italy) and the 'Piedad Despla' from Barcelona Cathedral.2019-06-12T10:00:00+01002019-09-29T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Free EventOn Soon
Bartolome Bermejo: Master Of The Spanish Renaissance
 
Marta EspinosMarta EspinosThe pianist performs music by Albeniz, Granados, Falla, Turina, Espla, Mompou and Rodrigo, linked to the works of the painter Sorolla.2019-07-05T18:30:00+01002019-07-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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Free Event 
Marta Espinos
 
Gauguin PortraitsGauguin PortraitsGauguin PortraitsFor the first time ever the National Gallery stages an exhibition on the portraits of French artist Paul Gauguin. From autumn 2019 the Sainsbury Wing houses Gauguin Portraits, displaying approximately 50 works from the mid-1880s to the end of his life in 1903 and focusing on how the artist moved away from Impressionism towards Symbolism. By adding 2019-10-07T00:00:00+01002020-01-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Gallery,   Trafalgar Square      WC2N 5DN
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
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DATES  7th October 2019 to 26th January 2020
For the first time ever the National Gallery stages an exhibition on the portraits of French artist Paul Gauguin. From autumn 2019 the Sainsbury Wing houses Ga... More about this event
 
 
 

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Martin Parr: Only Human
Exhibitions | Until 27th May 2019 

National Portrait Gallery 1 minute walk from National Gallery

A major new exhibition of works by the critically-acclaimed and internationally-renowned photographer, including portraits of people from around the world, ...More

Only Human: Photographs by Martin Parr
Only Human: Photographs by Martin Parr
Exhibitions | Until 27th May 2019 

National Portrait Gallery 1 minute walk from National Gallery

Britain in the time of Brexit is seen through the lens of Martin Parr, a photographer famous for his wry ...More

 
St Martin's Voices
Concerts | On 25th May 2019 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 1 minute walk from National Gallery

The choir, accompanied by the Brandenburg Sinfonia, sings Haydn's Te Deum, Mozart's Church Sonata No 15 In C, Mozart's Missa ...More

Rip It Up
Dance | Until 2nd June 2019 

Garrick Theatre 1 minute walk from National Gallery

Strictly Come Dancing champions Harry Judd, Louis Smith and Jay McGuiness are joined by JLS favourite Aston Merrygold to sing ...More

Rosmersholm
Rosmersholm
Theatre | Until 20th July 2019 

Duke of York's Theatre 1 minute walk from National Gallery

Tom Burke, the actor who plays detective Cormoran Strike in the BBC series based on JK Rowling's crime novels, and ...More

 
Man of La Mancha
Man of La Mancha
Theatre | Until 8th June 2019 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO) 2 minutes walk from National Gallery

Dreaming 'The Impossible Dream', Kelsey Grammer comes to the London Coliseum, making his West End debut in this Tony award ...More

 
The Starry Messenger
The Starry Messenger
Theatre | Until 10th August 2019 

Wyndham's Theatre 3 minutes walk from National Gallery

Hollywood star and multiple Tony Award winner Matthew Broderick makes his West End debut at Wyndham's Theatre opposite Elizabeth McGovern ...More

 
Only Fools And Horses: The Musical
Only Fools And Horses: The Musical
Theatre | Until 22nd June 2019 

Haymarket Theatre Royal 3 minutes walk from National Gallery

Paul Whitehouse and Jim Sullivan bring John Sullivan's much-loved sitcom to the London stage with Only Fools and Horses The ...More

 
99 Comedy Club Leicester Square
Comedy | On 25th May 2019 

Ruby Blue 3 minutes walk from National Gallery

Sharp observational humour from blind stand-up Chris McCausland. Also featuring Darren Harriott and Ivo Graham....More

The Covent Garden Comedy Club @ Heaven
Comedy | On 25th May 2019 

Covent Garden Comedy Club, The Arches 3 minutes walk from National Gallery

Comedy, Stand-Up....More

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South Bank

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Noel Coward Theatre

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In the refurbished Grade II listed Holborn Town Hall, Gezellig Restaurant and Bar is a ...More

 
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The plane trees that line the lanes of Provence, as well as nearby Berkeley Square, ...More

 
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Open from 11.30am 'til 11.30pm, The Mantl brings a taste of Turkey to Brompton Road ...More

 
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Above the much-loved Dinings SW3 in Chelsea, Kurabu (meaning 'clubhouse' in Japanese) turns the upstairs ...More

 
Fugitive Motel
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Fugitive Motel is a craft beer bar and co-working space next to the railway arches ...More

 
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Named after the former USA Secretary of State, Madeline Albright, the AllBright Mayfair is a ...More

 
World Oceans Day Family Festival
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Exhibitions | On 8th June 

National Maritime Museum

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Cirque du Soleil: Luzia
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Theatre | From 12th January 

Royal Albert Hall

Thirty years after Cirque du Soleil first introduced its phenomenal acrobatics to UK audiences, the ...More

 
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Mr Fogg's Society of Exploration

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Exhibitions | From 31st May 

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Theatre | From 28th June 

Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park

Get fully immersed in Shakespeare's mythical forest this summer with A Midsummer Night's Dream at ...More

 
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