Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 26TH JANUARY 2014

ADDRESS
Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R 1LA 
 
Dates:
4th December 2013 until 26th January 2014
 

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Celebrated British ceramic artist Julian Stair's work addresses the containment of the human body in death. Quietus, a major solo exhibition, features a series of funerary vessels, such as canary jars and life-size sarcophagi, offering viewers an alternate way to engage with the challenging subject of death and what remains.

 

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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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £191  35% off
336-337 The Strand, WC2R | 2 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  30% off
372 Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £142  33% off
Aldwych, WC2B | 3 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 8 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 8 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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Aldwych Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B4LD | 3 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
With the Waldorf Hotel sandwiched inbetween them, the Aldwych and Strand theatres were originally built to work as a pair. The Aldwych is probably most noted for ... More
 
 
 
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Novello Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
Built in 1905 to form a pair with the near-identical Aldwych Theatre, the Novello Theatre (formerly known as the Strand Theatre) is one of London's more ... More
 
 
 
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Savoy Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
Situated alongside the Savoy Hotel, the building of the current theatre with its Art Deco auditorium, was financed by Richard d'Oyly Carte with the considerable profits ... More
 
 
 
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Courtauld Institute Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 1 minute from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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 artworks displayed at ... More
 
 
 
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Somerset House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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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 > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
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London > Restaurants > French restaurants
Somerset House, The Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
The New Wing Somerset House, WC2R | Same location as Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 12 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 12 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Great Queen Street, WC2B | 7 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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London > Nightlife > Bars
1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 6 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, SE1 | 7 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Somerset House South Wing Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | Same location as Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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Two Temple Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
Two Temple Place, Holborn, London WC2R | 4 minutes from Quietus: the Vessel, death and the Human Body
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Somerset House events

 
Mapping the CityMapping the CityMapping the CityThe New Wing at Somerset House reopens in January 2015 with Mapping the City, an innovative exhibition presented in collaboration with arts organisation A(by)P. It will feature works by established and emerging artists from the street and graffiti art scenes, including Shepard Fairey and Swoon and Aryz. Each an individual response to the way the a26th January 2015Sunday 15th February 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Mapping the City
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
DATES  22nd January to 15th February 2015
VENUE  Somerset House 
The New Wing at Somerset House reopens in January 2015 with Mapping the City, an innovative exhibition presented in collaboration with arts organisation A(by)P. It will feature works by established and emerging artists from the street and graffiti art scenes, including Shepard Fairey and Swoon and Aryz. Each an individual response to the way the a... More about this event
 
PJ Harvey: Recording in ProgressPJ Harvey: Recording in ProgressPJ Harvey: Recording in ProgressFor four weeks, PJ Harvey, her band, producers and engineers will record her ninth album from inside a glass-encased studio in the recently opened New Wing at Somerset House. Part gig, part installation, visitors can experience exactly what happens when Harvey and musicians, together with her longstanding producers Flood and John Parish, go thr26th January 2015Saturday 14th February 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
Now On
PJ Harvey: Recording in Progress
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Performance and Body Art
DATES  16th January to 14th February 2015
VENUE  Somerset House 
For four weeks, PJ Harvey, her band, producers and engineers will record her ninth album from inside a glass-encased studio in the recently opened New Wing at Somerset House. Part gig, part installation, visitors can experience exactly what happens when Harvey and musicians, together with her longstanding producers Flood and John Parish, go thr... More about this event
 
Guy Bourdin: Image MakerGuy Bourdin: Image MakerGuy Bourdin: Image MakerWith more than 100 works and previously unseen material, Somerset House presents the UK's largest ever exhibition on influential photographer Guy Bourdin this winter. Showcasing works from the photographer's estate from 1955 to 1987, Guy Bourdin: Image Maker charts Bourdin's distinguished 40-year career, from Man Ray's protégé to photography revo26th January 2015Sunday 15th March 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
Ongoing
Guy Bourdin: Image Maker
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography
DATES  27th November 2014 to 15th March 2015
VENUE  Somerset House 
With more than 100 works and previously unseen material, Somerset House presents the UK's largest ever exhibition on influential photographer Guy Bourdin this winter. Showcasing works from the photographer's estate from 1955 to 1987, Guy Bourdin: Image Maker charts Bourdin's distinguished 40-year career, from Man Ray's protégé to photography revo... More about this event
 
The Unseen EmporiumThe Unseen EmporiumExploration of materials, science and design, with the opportunity to purchase from a range of gifts.26th January 2015Tuesday 5th May 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
The Unseen Emporium
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Modern and Contemporary Art | PRICING  Free  
DATES  29th November 2014 to 5th May 2015
VENUE  Somerset House 
Exploration of materials, science and design, with the opportunity to purchase from a range of gifts.
Re-Moulded: Listen/Here: TourRe-Moulded: Listen/Here: TourA tour of the building with a series of immersive performances of music.29th January 2015Thursday 29th January 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
On Soon
Re-Moulded: Listen/Here: Tour
event > Tours
DATES  Thursday 29th January 2015 at 6.30pm-7.20pm, 6.50pm-7.40pm, 7.30pm-8.20pm and 7.50pm-8.40pm
VENUE  Somerset House 
A tour of the building with a series of immersive performances of music.
London Fashion WeekendLondon Fashion WeekendLondon Fashion Weekend Along with the main London Fashion Week event, the open-to-all London Fashion Weekend is returning to Somerset House this February. This fashion-focused weekend is an opportunity for everyone to get access to the latest designer trends - even if they don't have a stylist's little black book. The frenzied London Fashion Week is all about w26th February 2015Sunday 1st March 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
 
London Fashion Weekend
event > Shopping
DATES  26th Feb, 27th Feb, 28th Feb and 1st Mar 2015
VENUE  Somerset House 
Along with the main London Fashion Week event, the open-to-all London Fashion Weekend is returning to Somerset House this February. This fashion-focused weekend is an opportunity for everyone to get access to the latest designer trends - even if they don't have a stylist's little black book. The frenzied London Fashion Week is all about w... More about this event
 
BeardBeardBeardHipster alert! Given their popularity in scene-making east London, it was only a matter of time before someone dedicated an exhibition to the beauty of the beard. All of the 80 subjects in Beard sport facial growth on their chins. But what is more revealing is the enduring nature of the beard - which is not just a trend of the 2010s. The pogonophil5th March 2015Sunday 29th March 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
Free Event 
Beard
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography | PRICING  Free  
DATES  5th to 29th March 2015
VENUE  Somerset House 
Hipster alert! Given their popularity in scene-making east London, it was only a matter of time before someone dedicated an exhibition to the beauty of the beard. All of the 80 subjects in Beard sport facial growth on their chins. But what is more revealing is the enduring nature of the beard - which is not just a trend of the 2010s. The pogonophil... More about this event
 
Mr Elbank: BeardMr Elbank: BeardExhibition of photographs by Mr Elbank in which all of the subjects sport a beard.5th March 2015Sunday 29th March 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
Free Event 
Mr Elbank: Beard
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography | PRICING  Free  
DATES  5th to 29th March 2015 - 10am-6pm
VENUE  Somerset House 
Exhibition of photographs by Mr Elbank in which all of the subjects sport a beard.
The Syngenta Photography Award 2015: Scarcity - WasteThe Syngenta Photography Award 2015: Scarcity - Waste11th March 2015Friday 10th April 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
Free Event 
The Syngenta Photography Award 2015: Scarcity - Waste
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography | PRICING  Free  
DATES  11th March to 10th April 2015 - 10am-6pm
VENUE  Somerset House 
Pick Me UpPick Me UpPick Me UpReturning for its 6th year in April 2015 (exact dates to be announced), graphic art festival Pick Me Up asks artists to 'Tell Your Story' for this year's fair. Responses to this - visual or conceptual - are presented through all the graphic arts in a diverse range of media. Bringing together exciting international talents, the 12-day Pick Me Up art23rd April 2015Monday 4th May 2015 Where:
Somerset House,   Strand      WC2R 1LA
Category: event
 
Pick Me Up
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Modern and Contemporary Art
DATES  23rd April to 4th May 2015
VENUE  Somerset House 
Returning for its 6th year in April 2015 (exact dates to be announced), graphic art festival Pick Me Up asks artists to 'Tell Your Story' for this year's fair. Responses to this - visual or conceptual - are presented through all the graphic arts in a diverse range of media. Bringing together exciting international talents, the 12-day Pick Me Up art... More about this event
 
 

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PJ Harvey: Recording in Progress
PJ Harvey: Recording in Progress
Concerts | Until 14th February 2015 

Somerset House

For four weeks, PJ Harvey, her band, producers and engineers will record her ninth album from inside a glass-encased studio ...More

 
The Courtauld Collection
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

The Courtauld Gallery

Paintings, sculpture, drawings and prints from the early Renaissance period to the 20th century....More

Unseen
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

The Courtauld Gallery

A collection of drawings throughout the centuries by lesser-known artists....More

Mapping the City
Mapping the City
Exhibitions | Until 15th February 2015 

Somerset House

The New Wing at Somerset House reopens in January 2015 with Mapping the City, an innovative exhibition presented in collaboration ...More

 
Guy Bourdin: Image Maker
Guy Bourdin: Image Maker
Exhibitions | Until 15th March 2015 

Somerset House

With more than 100 works and previously unseen material, Somerset House presents the UK's largest ever exhibition on influential photographer ...More

 
The Unseen Emporium
Exhibitions | Until 5th May 2015 

Somerset House

Exploration of materials, science and design, with the opportunity to purchase from a range of gifts....More

Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia!
Theatre | Until 25th October 2015 

Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from Somerset House

Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

 
This Comedian
Comedy | On 26th January 2015 

Duchess Theatre 3 minutes walk from Somerset House

With Sara Pascoe, James Acaster, Katherine Ryan, Robin Ince, MC Michael Legge....More

Goodbye Piccadilly
Goodbye Piccadilly
Exhibitions | Until 19th April 2015 

London Transport Museum 4 minutes walk from Somerset House

Follow the London buses driven to the front during World War I, find out how women made up the transport ...More

 
Goodbye Piccadilly - From Home Front To Western Front
Exhibitions | Until 19th April 2015 

London Transport Museum 4 minutes walk from Somerset House

A major exhibition featuring posters for recruitment and propaganda, a woman bus conductor's uniform, a B-type bus from 1911, and ...More

 

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London 2015: Classical Music, Ballet, Dance and Opera
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Sir Simon Rattle celebrates his 60th in style, Emma Thompson stars in the English National Opera's Sweeney Todd, and Wayne ...More

 
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Family Friendly Events in London

This February half-term, from Monday 16th until Friday 20th February 2015, children can meet the animal actors of the ...More

 
English National Opera: The Pirates of Penzance
English National Opera: The Pirates of Penzance
Concerts | 9th May 2015 - 13th June 2015 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)

One of the most "eye-catching elements" of the ENO's 2014/15 season is Mike Leigh's The Pirates of Penzance. "Leigh's interest ...More

 
English National Ballet: Modern Masters
English National Ballet: Modern Masters
Dance | 10th March 2015 - 15th March 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

Modern Masters honours the work of three of the most influential choreographers of the 20th century: Jiri Kylian, John Neumeier ...More

 
Harry Potter Animal Actors: Hedwig and Crookshanks
Kids Events | 13th February 2015 - 25th February 2015 

Warner Bros Studio Tour London

This half-term a menagerie of animals - owls, cats and a toad - will return to the Harry Potter sets ...More

Dotty The Dragon: Blunderbus Theatre Company (Ages 3-7)
Dotty The Dragon: Blunderbus Theatre Company (Ages 3-7)
Theatre | 17th February 2015 - 21st February 2015 

Lyric Hammersmith

A baby fire-breathing dragon called Dotty pays a surprise visit to children playing in the orchard in this enchanting fairytale ...More

 
The Great Spitalfields Pancake Race
The Great Spitalfields Pancake Race
Exhibitions | On 17th February 2015 

The Old Truman Brewery

In celebration of Shrove Tuesday, pancake enthusiasts leg it down Dray Walk at The Old Truman Brewery near Brick Lane ...More

 
Zetter Townhouse Marylebone
Opens 1st February 2015 

Mark Sainsbury and Michael Benyon's Zetter Group - which owns the Zetter and Zetter Townhouse, famous for ...More

Fenchurch Seafood Bar and Grill
Fenchurch Seafood Bar and Grill
Opened 5th January 2015 

High up on level 37 of 20 Fenchurch Street (Rafael Vinoly's top heavy building also known as the Walkie Talkie) ...More

 
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The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
Opened Mid-January 2015 

Situated in the basement below Central & Co, on Great Marlborough Street, The Cocktail Trading Co Development Bar & Table, ...More

 
 
 
 
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