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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.

 

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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 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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East Wing X Collection: Material Matters, Catherine Street, WC2B | 3 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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East Wing X Collection: Material Matters, Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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East Wing X Collection: Material Matters, 404 Strand, WC2R | 5 minutes from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters
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Sony World Photography Awards ExhibitionSony World Photography Awards ExhibitionSony World Photography Awards ExhibitionThe World Photography Organisation stages a large-scale London exhibition showing the winning and shortlisted images of the 11th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards at Somerset House. Five hundred of the best professional and amateur contemporary photographs from around the world are selected, capturing everything from fashion to travel, p2018-04-20T00:00:00+01002018-05-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography
PRICING  On the door £10-£12 (Adults), Free (Children Under 12)
DATES  20th April to 6th May 2018
VENUE  Somerset House 
The World Photography Organisation stages a large-scale London exhibition showing the winning and shortlisted images of the 11th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards at Somerset House. Five hundred of the best professional and amateur contemporary photographs from around the world are selected, capturing everything from fashion to travel, p... More about this event
 
 

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Theatre | Until 25th February 2018 

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

Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone ...More

 
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Dance | Until 24th February 2018 

Peacock Theatre 5 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Classical ballet goes toe-to-toe with street dance in this fun-fuelled dance mash-up that also includes beatboxing, singing and freestyle performances....More

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Theatre | Until 28th February 2018 

National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre 6 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Prince Florizel falls madly in love with a shepherd girl called Perdita, who was once lost and then found, in ...More

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National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre 6 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Annie Baker, whose Pulitzer Prize-winning The Flick had a sold-out run at the National in 2016, is back with John, ...More

 
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Theatre | Until 24th March 2018 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 6 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

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Concerts | Until 3rd March 2018 

Royal Opera House 6 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

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Concerts | Until 16th March 2018 

Royal Opera House 6 minutes walk from East Wing X Collection: Material Matters

Australian director Barrie Kosky - "a maverick whose successes include a radical staging of Handel's oratorio Saul at Glyndebourne" (Telegraph) ...More

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Exhibitions | Until 25th February 2018 

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A participatory installation by Sam Winston which explores perception and spoken word....More

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Concerts | Until 27th February 2018 

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