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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


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Charing Cross Railway Station
 
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Blackfriars Railway Station
 
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Drury Lane NCP
 
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St Martins Lane NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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372 Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
This West End Art Deco hotel right on the Strand and next to Covent Garden is in a fantastic location for accessing central London and theatreland. ... More
 
 
 
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Aldwych, WC2B | 3 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
Positioned between the City's Square Mile and the thriving West End, this grand, Edwardian Hilton hotel welcomes guests with a patisserie and champagne bar in the ... More
 
 
 
 
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 10th February 2015 to 18th February 2017
East Wing X Collection: Material Matters, Aldwych, WC2B | 4 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
Marc Bruni directs the London transfer of the two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, which charts the early life and career ...More
 
 
 
Kinky Boots
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 21st August 2015 to 14th January 2017
East Wing X Collection: Material Matters, 18-20 Maiden Lane, The Strand, WC2R | 5 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein's feel good Tony Award-winning musical ...More
 
 
 
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East Wing X Collection: Material Matters, Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 5 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
One of the less well-known West-End fixtures, this adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novel has been packing out houses since 1989 through word of mouth alone. ...More
 
 
 
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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 ... More
 
 
 
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Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B4LD | 3 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
Opened on 24th April 2008, the Embankment Galleries at Somerset House offer 750 square metres of exhibition space where the Hermitage Rooms used to be. Exhibitions ... More
 
 
 
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
Manet's 'Bar at the Folies-Bergeres', Van Gogh's 'Self-Portrait with a Bandaged Ear' and Renoir's 'La Loge' are just a few of the celebrated ... More
 
 
 
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Somerset House, The Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
In the evenings, approach this restaurant through the fountained courtyard of Somerset House to get yourself in the mood for a magical meal. The Admiralty is ... More
 
 
 
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Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 1 minute from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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London > Education > Language Courses
170 Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 1 minute from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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39 Bow Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 5 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 6 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Lowlander Beer Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
36 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 7 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Somerset House South Wing Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Somerset House
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Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Two Temple Place, Holborn, London WC2R | 4 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Fashionably Lates: Jeny Howorth In Conversation With Tamsin BlanchardFashionably Lates: Jeny Howorth In Conversation With Tamsin BlanchardLiterary & Education, Talk.2016-12-06T18:30:00+00002016-12-06T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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Club Nights @ SkateClub Nights @ SkateResident DJs from the hottest London clubs spin their favourite tracks as guests take to the ice for an our-door skating party like no other.2016-12-07T20:00:00+00002017-01-13T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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U SUCK On IceU SUCK On IceDJs spin break-up bangers and empowerment anthems while you skate.2016-12-08T20:00:00+00002016-12-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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Royal Opera: Manon Lescaut
Concerts | Until 12th December 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Jonathan Kent's staging of Puccini's opera in four acts about a man who plans to marry his sister to an ...More

Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots
Theatre | Until 14th January 2017 

Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
Dead Funny
Dead Funny
Theatre | Until 4th February 2017 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

An all-star cast which includes Katherine Parkinson (famous for The IT Crowd and Humans), Ralf Little (The Royle Family, Two ...More

 
The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
School of Rock
School of Rock
Theatre | Until 12th February 2017 

New London Theatre 4 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Students at a prestigious prep school "stick it to the man" with encouragement from their substitute teacher - wannabe rock ...More

 
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
Theatre | Until 18th February 2017 

Aldwych Theatre 4 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Marc Bruni directs the London transfer of the two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, which ...More

 
Stomp
Stomp
Theatre | Until 8th January 2017 

Ambassadors Theatre 4 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Stomp stages an aural assault on your senses at the Ambassadors Theatre. There is no plot, no dialogue and nobody ...More

 
Half A Sixpence
Theatre | Until 22nd April 2017 

Noel Coward Theatre 4 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Rachel Kavanaugh directs a musical adaptation of HG Wells's disguised autobiographical novel Kipps: The Story Of A Simple Soul, with ...More

No Man's Land
No Man's Land
Theatre | Until 17th December 2016 

Wyndham's Theatre 5 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Seven years after starring in Waiting for Godot together, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will reunite on the London stage ...More

 
The Dresser
The Dresser
Theatre | Until 14th January 2017 

Duke of York's Theatre 5 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Ken Stott and Reece Shearsmith star in Ronald Harwood's backstage drama about an ageing Shakespearean actor. Sir, who refuses to ...More

 
 
 
 
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