East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 27TH JULY 2013

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OPENING TIMES
From Jan 20, Mon-Sun 10am-6pm, Dec 24, 10am-4pm, closed Dec 25, ends Jul 27 2013
 
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East Wing X Collection: Material Matters at Somerset House. Contemporary works in a variety of media by established and emerging artists including Caroline Achaintre, Rosalind Davis, Damien Hirst, Kristy Howe and Tim Noble.

 

About Somerset House

Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld Institute Gallery, as well as the Embankment Galleries (which replaced the Hermitage Rooms and The Gilbert Collection - the latter re-opened at the Victoria and Albert Museum in June 2009). More about Somerset House

LondonTown.com - East Wing X Collection: Material Matters Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Temple Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Embankment Underground Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Blackfriars Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Drury Lane NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Going SouthGoing South2015-06-04T11:00:00+01002015-06-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
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    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
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    Bird's Eye ViewBird's Eye ViewMake flying machines with artist Gareth Owen.2015-06-06T12:00:00+01002015-06-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
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    BBC Radio 4 Four Thought: TalkBBC Radio 4 Four Thought: TalkAn evening of talks debating the top topics that matter to us today.2015-06-11T18:00:00+01002015-06-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
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    Unseen Waterloo: The Conflict RevisitedUnseen Waterloo: The Conflict RevisitedPhotographer Sam Faulkner presents a series of imagined portraits meant to depict soldiers who served at the Battle of Waterloo.2015-06-12T10:00:00+01002015-08-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
    Free EventOn Soon
    Unseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited
    Unseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited Spotlight ToursUnseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited Spotlight ToursLearn about the effects of the famous conflict.2015-06-17T13:30:00+01002015-06-17T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
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    Unseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited Stendhal And The Battle Of Waterloo: TalkUnseen Waterloo: The Conflict Revisited Stendhal And The Battle Of Waterloo: TalkAn informative talk.2015-06-18T19:00:00+01002015-06-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
    Category: event
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    Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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    Out Of Chaos - Ben Uri: 100 Years In LondonOut Of Chaos - Ben Uri: 100 Years In London2015-07-02T12:00:00+01002015-12-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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