National Trust: The London Project

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 22ND SEPTEMBER 2013

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National Trust: The London ProjectDispelling the thought that the National Trust is a rural-based charity for old people, The London Project will remind visitors that the 117-year-old company actually originated in the capital and is still relevant and exciting today. This radical reworking will engage a younger audience with London's built heritage, history and outdoor spaces through a number of one-off events that span arts, culture and the urban green environment. The project kicks off with a partnership with Chelsea Fringe, the annual alternative garden festival, and will plant 35 mature fruit trees to create Octavia's Orchard at the Southbank Centre, which will form part of the Festival of Neighbourhood. This partnership will also involve a night time Fox Watch walk in central London, a chance to track the capital's nocturnal neighbours; an open performance on twitter, inviting writers to collaboratively create a chorus of tweets in the early hours of the morning; and Wild about London, a 24 hour event at Osterley Park welcomes specialists to share their knowledge on ancient trees, birds, bats and insects. This will be followed by two nights of immersive film parties with Amy Grimehouse at Sutton House in Hackney and The Art of Dining's latest pop up, which will take place across three London National Trust venues and combine art, theatre and fine dining. Further highlights include a festival of London beers and micro-breweries at Morden Hall Park, a croquet boules and garden games weekend with 200-year old gamesmaker Jaques, and party masters The Last Tuesday Society hosting two events at Carlyle's House.

About Southbank Centre

London's hub of cultural arts, The Southbank Centre announced in March 2013 that it's set for a £100 million revamp that will see the 1960s design finally move into the 21st century with a proposal that includes a floating glass pavilion, two more roof gardens, a space for riverside arts and a large pedestrian area. More about Southbank Centre

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Underground Stations

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Waterloo Tube Station
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Waterloo East Railway Station
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Waterloo Railway Station
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Union Car Park
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Library Street NCP
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Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as National Trust: The London Project
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London > Attractions > Museums
Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as National Trust: The London Project
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SE1 | Same location as National Trust: The London Project
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The Hayward Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from National Trust: The London Project
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London > Shopping > Books
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from National Trust: The London Project
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
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Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
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London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as National Trust: The London Project
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London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
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English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
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The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
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Jubilee Gardens
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Victoria Embankment Gardens
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Gamelan: CourseGamelan: CourseAn introduction to gamelan music and playing.30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
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Today Only
Gamelan: Course
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATESTuesday 30th September 2014 - 5.30pm-8pm
VENUESouthbank Centre†
An introduction to gamelan music and playing.
Music Production: CourseMusic Production: CourseHands-on, creative workshop.30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Today Only
Music Production: Course
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATESTuesday 30th September 2014 - 5.30pm-8pm
VENUESouthbank Centre†
Hands-on, creative workshop.
The Forward Prizes For Poetry 2014The Forward Prizes For Poetry 2014The prestigious prizes celebrate the best of the year's poetry.30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Today Only
The Forward Prizes For Poetry 2014
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Poetry & Readings
DATESTuesday 30th September 2014 - 7pm
VENUESouthbank Centre†
The prestigious prizes celebrate the best of the year's poetry.
Daniil Trifonov PianoDaniil Trifonov PianoThe pianist performs Beethoven's Piano Sonata In C Minor and Liszt's 12 Etudes D'Execution Transcendante.30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Today Only
Daniil Trifonov Piano
event > Concerts > Classical
DATESTuesday 30th September 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUESouthbank Centre†
The pianist performs Beethoven's Piano Sonata In C Minor and Liszt's 12 Etudes D'Execution Transcendante.
London Literature FestivalLondon Literature FestivalLondon Literature FestivalThe Southbank serves up its annual dose of world class literature with a delectable array of spoken word performances, exciting new collaborations, workshops and talks from major writers and thinkers from around the world. Now in its eighth year, this autumn festival concentrates on the themes of freedom, justice and democracy. Heavy hitter30th September 2014Monday 13th October 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Now On
London Literature Festival
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATES30th September to 13th October 2014
VENUESouthbank Centre†
The Southbank serves up its annual dose of world class literature with a delectable array of spoken word performances, exciting new collaborations, workshops and talks from major writers and thinkers from around the world. Now in its eighth year, this autumn festival concentrates on the themes of freedom, justice and democracy. Heavy hitter...†More about this event
Tatty Devine's 15th BirthdayTatty Devine's 15th Birthday30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Free EventEnds Today
Tatty Devine's 15th Birthday
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops†|†PRICINGFree
DATESMonday 29th and Tuesday 30th September 2014 - 12noon-8pm
VENUESouthbank Centre†
Mini Moderns Remix 14Mini Moderns Remix 14A unique mix of things to buy, launching new lines from their 14/15 Hinterland Project, and hosting a number of events, workshops, guest appearances and product launches.30th September 2014Tuesday 30th September 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Free EventEnds Today
Mini Moderns Remix 14
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Installation†|†PRICINGFree
DATESMonday 29th and Tuesday 30th September 2014 - 10am-9pm
VENUESouthbank Centre†
A unique mix of things to buy, launching new lines from their 14/15 Hinterland Project, and hosting a number of events, workshops, guest appearances and product launches.
The White Plein-AirThe White Plein-AirVideos by Evgeny Granilshchikov, Mikhail Maximov and Dimitri Venkov together with an installation of paintings by an artist collective, highlighting the links between politics and art in Russia in the present day.30th September 2014Sunday 9th November 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Free EventNow On
The White Plein-Air
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Multimedia†|†PRICINGFree
DATES24th September to 9th November 2014
VENUESouthbank Centre†
Videos by Evgeny Granilshchikov, Mikhail Maximov and Dimitri Venkov together with an installation of paintings by an artist collective, highlighting the links between politics and art in Russia in the present day.
Wind Of TimeWind Of TimeContemporary works by Russian artists exploring the socio-political context of their homeland, including videos by Evgeny Granilshchikov, Mikhail Maximov, and Dimitri Venkov.30th September 2014Sunday 9th November 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Wind Of Time
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Multimedia†|†PRICINGFree
DATES24th September to 9th November 2014
VENUESouthbank Centre†
Contemporary works by Russian artists exploring the socio-political context of their homeland, including videos by Evgeny Granilshchikov, Mikhail Maximov, and Dimitri Venkov.
Tom Phillips: Illuminated TweetsTom Phillips: Illuminated TweetsDisplays tracking the poet's Humument through it's digital incarnations.30th September 2014Sunday 26th October 2014 Where:
Southbank Centre, † Belvedere Road† † † SE1 8XX
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Tom Phillips: Illuminated Tweets
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Multimedia†|†PRICINGFree
DATES9th September to 26th October 2014 - 11am-8pm
VENUESouthbank Centre†
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