Art exhibitions in London August 2017

Art exhibitions in London in August

Our guide to art exhibitions in London during August 2017.

Art exhibition at National Portrait Gallery

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National Portrait Gallery Enjoy a free drop-in drawing session at the National Portrait Gallery, amongst some of the gallery's great works of art.
Art exhibition at Courtauld Gallery

to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery will be displaying some paintings, collages, drawings, watercolours by the Bloomsbury Group.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Britain

to Tate Britain Tate Britain's 'Queer British Art' will explore how artists expressed themselves when their sexuality had to remain hidden.
Art exhibition at National Gallery

Free

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be showcasing a brand-new tapestry work by the Turner Prize winning artist, Chris Ofili.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of sculptures and paintings by Giacometti.
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

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to British Museum The British Museum will be putting on an exhibition of works by Japanese artist Hokusai, most famous for his 'Great Wave'.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of abstract works by Turkish artist Fahrelnissa Zeid.
Art exhibition at National Gallery

Free

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be reuniting the two halves of a diptych, by the 14th-century Italian artist Giovanni da Rimini.
 
Art exhibition at National Portrait Gallery

to National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery's BP Portrait Award is the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world.
Art exhibition at Courtauld Gallery

to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's 'Country People' exhibition will explore how William Henry Hunt depicted his rural figures.
 
Art exhibition at Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern's 'Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power' exhibition will showcase American during the 1960s-80s.
Art exhibition at National Portrait Gallery

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to National Portrait Gallery 'The Encounter' is a major new portrait exhibition featuring works by Leonardo da Vinci, Holbein, Rubens and Rembrandt.
 

We don’t have any more art exhibitions, but how about these other exhibitions during August?

Exclusive guided tour around Clarence HouseAugust 2017Enjoy a guided tour around Prince Charles and Camilla’s Clarence House, and be treated to a glass of champagne at the end.

Clarence House — Tour around Prince Charles’ homeAugust 2017Have a tour around Clarence House, home to Prince Charles and Camilla, which used to be home to the Queen Mother.

Buckingham Palace Tour, and garden highlightsAugust 2017Why not combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the Queen’s gardens as well?

Buckingham Palace Summer Opening 2017August 2017Step inside Buckingham Palace and see the State Rooms, lavishly decorated with treasures from the Royal Collection.

Pink Floyd exhibition: Their Mortal RemainsAugust 2017‘Their Mortal Remains’ is a huge new exhibition at the V&A about one of the most influential bands in rock: Pink Floyd.

500 years of Robots — at the Science MuseumAugust 2017The Science Museum will be exploring the last 500 years of robots, with over 100 robots on display, plus 12 working models.

Watch a real-life court case at the Old BaileyAugust 2017Watch the long arm of the law in action at the Old Bailey, where members of the public can sit in the gallery and watch a case.

A walk around The City’s Top 10 sightsAugust 2017This walk will take you around the City, showing you the Guildhall, Mansion House, Bank of England, and Royal Exchange.

Arsenal FC — Tour of the Emirates StadiumAugust 2017Walk in the footsteps of your Arsenal heroes on a guided tour of the Emirates Stadium, the pitch, and the Arsenal Museum.

 
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